Everyone is excited to see Christian Bale reprise his role as Gore: The God Butcher in Marvel’s upcoming film Thor: Love and Thunder. However, his journey from Empire of the Sun to playing Batman in The Dark Knight Rises is certainly unforgettable.
Among his many lauded for his roles in films that left everyone stunned was his portrayal of a psychopathic killer in American Psycho. For Unversed, the film was released in April 2000 and made headlines for KnotHas amazing acting skills.
American Psycho was a huge success at the box office and scared many people after seeing Christian Bale being killed as a mental killer in the film. However, did you know that the crew and their co-stars thought during the shooting of the film Knot Was it bad at acting? Yes, you read it absolutely right.
During an interview, the American Psycho actor once revealed that his co-star Josh Lucas (who also worked with him in American Psycho and Ford vs Ferrari) had once mentioned how the film’s other co-stars were The cast thought Christian Bale was doing a terrible job. In portraying Patrick Bateman.
Talking about the same, Christian said, “Josh Lucas and I did a film together recently and it opened my eyes to something I was unaware of. He told me that all the other actors thought I was the worst actor they had ever seen. He was telling me that they kept looking at me and talking about me, ‘Why did Mary fight for this man? He is terrible.’ And he didn’t change his mind until he saw the film. And I was completely in the dark about that criticism”
That’s why they say, ‘Don’t judge a book by its cover’.
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