“The Fighter” features one of Christian Bale’s best performances to date, an uncanny portrayal of real-life boxer Dicky Eklund. Dicky had an instant in the spotlight after being the first to knock down Sugar Ray Leonard, and a long period in the shadows battling drug addiction. Bale, 36, dropped from 180 pounds to 137, thinned […]
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Two of Hollywood’s heavyweights talk boxing, adapting real life and family. In their new film, The Fighter, Mark Wahlberg and Christian Bale team up for the first time and offer a virtual master class in acting manly. The film is based on the true story of a struggling fighter named Micky Ward and his rough relationship […]
The cast autographed poster from THE FIGHTER including Christian Bale’s signature along with other celebrity items are currently up for auction to raise money for charity. Please visit www.clothesoffourback.org to place a bid and support our cause. The auction ends December 17.
Richard Roeper reviews The Fighter starring Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale, and Amy Adams
After knuckling down to a more intimate drama in The Fighter, it would seem that Christian Bale is looking to get a little more epic for a new acting assignment – and we don’t even mean The Dark Knight Rises. He’s signed on to star in Zhang Yimou’s massive historical film about the Nanjing Massacre, […]
Christian Bale has revealed that he auditioned for Three Kings, but failed to get the part. The Batman star, who is up for best supporting actor for his portrayal of boxer Dicky Eklund in David O Russell’s The Fighter, previously met the director during the casting process for 1999’s Three Kings. “It was nothing like […]