Christian Bale Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Net Worth & Bio

Christian Bale is one of the most popular and a highly-talented method actor from the Hollywood film industry.

Christian Bale is recognized for his impressive acting skills and the extreme body transformations he goes through to portray every individual character he plays in a most natural and impressive way.

Although Christian Bale began acting in movie only at the age of 13 years, he gained widespread recognition after almost a decade of appearing in supporting roles, with his impressive character portrayal of Patrick Bateman, in ‘American Psycho’ (2000).

Christian Bale is still renowned as one of the top actors to have played the comic book superhero Batman in two of The Dark Knight trilogy movies.

About Christian Bale

Bio

Real NameChristian Charles Philip Bale
NicknameChris
Date of Birth30th January 1974
Age (as of November 2018)44 years
Nationality
English-American
Religion
Agnostic
Place of Birth
Haverfordwest (Wales)
Education
High School dropout

Physical Stats

Height
6 ft
(183 cm) approximately
Weight
176 lbs
(80 kg)
approximately
Hair Color
Dark Brown
Eye ColorHazel Brown

Family & Relationships

FatherDavid Bale
(Entrepreneur)
MotherJenny James
Sisters

  • Louise Bale (Actress)

  • Sharon Bale (Computer Professional)

  • Erin Bale (Musician)

    Marital StatusMarried
    WifeSibi Blazic
    (Actress)

    Career

    Profession
    Actor
    Net WorthINR 592,00,00,000
    (USD 80 Million)
    Famous for
    Empire of the Sun (1987), Swing Kids (1993), Little Women (1994), The Secret Agent (1996), All the Little Animals (1998), A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999), American Psycho, Shaft (2000), Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001), Reign of Fire, Equilibrium (2002), The Machinist (2004), Batman Begins, The New World (2005), Rescue Dawn, The Prestige (2006), The Dark Knight (2008), Terminator Salvation (2009), The Fighter (2010), The Dark Knight Rises (2012), American Hustle (2013), Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014), The Big Short (2015), The Promise (2016), Hostiles (2017), Vice (2018)
    First MovieAmerican Psycho (2000)
    Favorite ActorGary Oldman
    HobbiesReading books, playing video games, swimming, horse riding and snowboarding

    Christian Bale is one of the top talented actors to have appeared in English movies, especially from the American film industry. Christian Bale is most recognized for his roles as Batman, as Moses and his several other characters.

    Christian Bale’s age is around 44 years as Christian Bale was born on the 30th of January, 1974, in Haverfordwest, Wales. Christian Bale’s height is around 6 ft (183 cm) while Christian Bale’s weight is about 80 kg (176 lbs). In his spare time, Christian Bale loves to read books, play video games, go swimming, horse riding or snowboarding, as part of his hobbies.

    Christian Bale’s father is David Bale, an entrepreneur, while Christian Bale’s mother is Jenny James. Although Christian Bale does not have any brothers, Christian Bale’s sisters include actress Louise Bale, Sharon Bale, a computer professional and also Erin Bale, a musician. Christian Bale’s ex-girlfriends include popular Hollywood actress, Drew Barrymore and actress Samantha Mathis as well as actress Anna Friel. However, Christian Bale’s wife is actress Sibi Blazic, whom he married in 2000. Christian Bale and Sibi Blazic have a daughter, Emmeline Bale and son Joseph Bale from their marriage.

    Thanks to his impressive method acting skills and a film career spanning over 30 years, Christian Bale’s net worth today is estimated around INR 592 crores (USD 80 Million).

    Talking about his recognition as a talented movie actor, Christian Bale has received numerous acting awards and has had innumerable award nominations to his credit also.

    The list of Christian Bale’s award-wins began when Christian Bale won the National Board of Review’s Best Juvenile Performance award and also the Young Artist Award for Best Young Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama for his impressive acting as a child artist in ‘Empire of the Sun’ (1987).

    For his impressive acting in ‘American Psycho’ (2000), Christian Bale won the Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Leading Actor and had 3 award nominations also.

    His role in ‘The Machinist’ (2004), won Christian Bale the Catalan International Film Festival’s Best Actor award as well as 4 award nominations too.

    Christian Bale’s impressive role in ‘Batman Begins’ (2005) won him the MTV Movie Award for Best Hero, the Saturn Award for Best Actor and the Space Choice Award for Best Movie Hero apart from getting him 4 award nominations as well.

    Christian Bale was honored with the San Diego Film Critics Society’s Special Award for his impressive acting skills in ‘3:10 to Yuma’ (2007), ‘I’m Not There’ (2007) and in ‘Rescue Dawn’ (2007).

    His next box office hit and critically-acclaimed movie, ‘The Dark Knight’ enabled Christian Bale to win the Central Ohio Film Critics Association’s Best Ensemble award, the Empire Award for Best Actor, the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Superhero, the People’s Choice Award for Favorite On Screen Match Up (shared with Heath Ledger), the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Case (shared with co-stars), the Scream Award for Best Superhero and the West Point Cadet Choice Award for Best Exemplification of Leadership, apart from getting him 8 award nominations as well.

    Christian Bale’s highly-acclaimed performance in ‘The Fighter’ (2010) won him the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture , the National Board of Review’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Alliance of Women Film Journalists’ Best Supporting Actor award, the Annual Awards.com Movie Award for Best Supporting Actor, the Austin Film Critics Association’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Black Film Critics’ Circle’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Boston Society of Film Critics’ Best Supporting Actor award and Boston Society of Film Critics’ Best Ensemble award (shared with co-stars), the Critics Choice Movie Award for Best Supporting Actor and Critics Choice Movie Award for Best Ensemble (shared with co-stars), the Central Ohio Film Critics Circle Association’s Best Ensemble award (shared with co-stars) and Central Ohio Film Critics Circle Association’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Denver Film Critics Society’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Detroit Film Critics Society’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Florida Film Critics Circle’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Houston Film Critics Society’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Indiana Film Journalists Association’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Iowa Film Critics’ Best Supporting Actor award, the Kansan City Film Critics Circle’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Las Vegas Film Critics Society’s Best Supporting Actor award, the London Film Critics Circle’s British Actor of the Year award, the New York Film Critics Online’s Best Supporting Actor award, the North Texas Film Critics Association’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Oklahoma Film Critics Circle’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Online Film Critics Society’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Phoenix Film Critics Society’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture, the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role, the St. Louis Gateway Film Critics Association’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Utah Film Critics Association’s Best Supporting Actor award, the Vancouver Film Critics Circle’s Best Supporting Actor award and the Washington D. C. Area Film Critics Association’s Best Supporting Actor award also. Apart from winning these 34 awards, Christian Bale also had around 9 award nominations for his role in ‘The Fighter’  (2010) as well.

    Christian Bale’s role in ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ got him an impressive 8 award nominations.

    Later on, his impressive acting in ‘American Hustle’ earned Christian Bale the Critics Choice Movie Award for Best Cast (shared with co-stars), the Denver Film Critics Society’s Best Ensemble award (shared with co-stars), the Palm Springs International Film Festival’s Best Ensemble award (shared with co-stars), the Phoenix Film Critics Society’s Best Ensemble award (shared with co-stars) and also won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture also, apart from having around 12 award nominations as well.

    Recently, Christian Bale was the winner of the Critics Choice Movie Award for Best Actor in a Comedy, the National Board of Review Award for Best Cast (shared with co-stars), the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture and the winner of the Washington D. C. Area Film Critics Association’s Best Ensemble award (shared with co-stars) for his movie ‘The Big Short’ (2015), besides getting Christian Bale around 7 award nominations too.

    Interesting Facts About Christian Bale

    • Christian Bale is a smoker and Christian Bale also drinks alcohol.
    • Christian Bale earned his first award for his impressive acting in the Steven Spielberg production ‘Empire of the Sun’ (1987), at the age of only 13 years.
    • Christian Bale became the first non-American actor to play the role of the DC comic superhero Batman, when he appeared in ‘Batman Begins’ (2005).
    • Christian Bale is most renowned for losing over 30 kg of his body-weight for his role in ‘The Machinist’ (2004).
    • Christian Bale’s most recognized role remains in the two of the Dark Knight trilogy movies as the superhero Batman.

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