Just last week, Sony abandoned the Steve Jobs film that we’ve been waiting (and waiting) for. One that once had Christian Bale lined up as the lead, and David Fincher down as director before Danny Boyle took on the task. Overnight, according to The Hollywood Reporter, Universal has picked up the project. More »
Without a doubt, Christian Bale has, in many viewers’ minds, played the definitive version of a live action Batman, who embodied the angst, darkness, and morals the character deserved. The Dark Knight trilogy has come and gone, and though...Show More Summary
When Ben Affleck was first cast as the new Batman in 2016's "Batman V Superman" movie, Batfans were pretty torn over the decision. In the December issue of Empire Magazine, Christian Bale, the last man to play the bat, speaks out about the first time he heard Affleck was cast as the new Batman. Show More Summary
Christian Bale confessed to feeling "jealous" upon learning Ben Affleck nabbed the part in "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice."
Posted by Photo Boy Before the Internet collectively shat itself over Ben Affleck being cast as Batman, there was fleeting hope that Christian Bale was going to return for a Justice League movie until he effectively shot that shit down. But now, to the gnashing teeth of nerds everywhere who already decided to pretend that Read More...
About a week ago, Sony Pictures suddenly dropped development of the Steve Jobs biopic, a project that didn't stick with director David Fincher or star Christian Bale (twice). But at the time the project was dropped, Slumdog Miillionaire director Danny Boyle and acclaimed actor Michael Fassbender were attached to the project. Show More Summary
‘Exodus’ star Christian Bale admitted he wasn’t exactly thrilled when he heard who would be replacing him as Batman: Ben Affleck. Even though he had always said he wanted to be done playing The Dark Knight with the film ‘The Dark Knight Rises,’ it sounds like he was actually ambivalent about whether or not he […]
Post by Jenny Erikson. There were quite a few raised eyebrows when the news broke that Ben Affleck would be playing Batman in the upcoming Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice movie (did anyone see Daredevil? Superheroes just might not be his thing.), but at least one person was emotionally distraught over it. Show More Summary
Aaron Sorkin’s screenplay on Steve Jobs has been in a seemingly perpetual state of flux for months. Multiple A-list actors and directors passed on the project, with Christian Bale most recently bowing out of the leading role after being all but … Read more ›
Christian Bale finally gives his thoughts on the casting of Ben Affleck as Batman in the upcoming film Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice! “I’ve got to admit initially, even though I felt that it was the right time to stop, there was always a bit of me going, ‘Oh, go on … Let’s do [...]
Reactions to the news that Ben Affleck would be donning the cape and cowl as the next Batman have been mixed. [ Related: Ben Affleck: 7 Reasons He'll Be A Great Batman! In GIFs! ] But fans aren't the only ones who were affected but the news. Previous Caped Crusaders were as well! Until now, Christian Bale has [...]
The Oscar winner reveals that while he knew it was time to hang up the cape, part of him still wanted to play the Dark Knight again.
"...and he's using your Tumbler to drive Jennifer Garner's kids to nursery school, Master Bruce." Now that his days as the Dark Knight are behind him, Christian Bale can look back fondly at what it was like to be Batman for a whole new generation of fans. Show More Summary
It’shardtoimagineamoreperfectembodimentofBruceWaynethanChristianBale,butyougotthesensehewasdonewiththeroleafterhisthirdBatmanmovieandprettygladtohanditovertosomebodynew.Orwashe?InarecentinterviewforEmpireMagazine,BaleadmitshewasstilShow More Summary
OncehehadputtheCapedCrusaderbehindhimafterTheDarkKnightRises,ChristianBaleseemedveryseriousaboutmovingontogreaterrolesthatdidn’trequirehimtotalklikehewasgarglingrocks.WhilefansdebatedhisplaceinBatmanfilmlegacy,BaleseemedmostlyunwillShow More Summary
The actor talks passing on the Bat-ears.
Nobody ever wants to hear that their ex has found another lover. But we all react to said news differently. When it comes to actors and their former roles, the connection can be equally intimate â?? and equally tough to get over. Just ask Christian Bale about the time he he found out someone else was stepping into Batman's cape and cowl. Show More Summary
Last year, the Internet exploded with reactions to the news that Ben Affleck had been cast as Batman in the upcoming "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice." In the latest issue of Empire, according to Comic Book Movie, Christian Bale revealed his reaction to learning that he would no longer play the Caped Crusader. Show More Summary