|  Share | Cite

Christian Bale

Born: 1/30/1974
Birthplace: Pembrokeshire, Wales

After working with Rowan Atkinson in London's West End, he turned in a critically acclaimed performance in Steven Spielberg's Empire of the Sun (1987) at age 12. He continues to work in both theater and film in pieces ranging from Shakespeare (Henry V, 1989; A Midsummer Night's Dream, 1998), to dramas (Swing Kids, 1993; The Portrait of a Lady, 1996) to classics of American literature, playing Laurie in Little Women (1994). He appeared in the update of the 1970s film Shaft (2000).

William BaldwinBLucille Ball

More on Christian Bale from Infoplease:

  • Christian Bale - Biography of Christian Bale, The Oscar-winning actor who played Batman in Batman Begins
  • Best Supporting Actor Nominees - Biographies of the 83rd Academy Award nominees for best supporting actor.
  • Metroland - Metroland Director: Philip Saville Writer: Adrian Hodge Lions Gate; NR; 105 minutes Release: 4/99 ...
  • Shaft - Shaft Director: John Singleton Writer: Richard Price Paramount Pictures; R; 110 minutes Release: ...
  • The Oscars 2011 - All the Oscar 2011 information you need, including bios of all major noimnees and the hosts as well as trivia.