Christian Bale Says He’s Done Getting Fat for Roles

Published on Nov 09, 2019

Christian Bale Says He’s Done Getting Fat for Roles

Christian Bale is no stranger to gaining and losing weight. From a harrowing feat of emaciation in 2004’s “The Machinist” to getting plump for both last year’s “Vice” and 2013’s “American Hustle,” Bale has gotten fat, and thin — and also pretty jacked, in “American Psycho” and Christopher Nolan’s Batman films — for many of his roles.

Well, according to the English actor, those days are done. As reported by Entertainment Weekly in this weekend’s “CBS Sunday Morning” episode, the Academy Award-winning star of “The Fighter” said that he likely won’t be packing on or shedding the pounds again anytime soon. “I keep saying I’m done with it,” Bale tells CBS Sunday Morning. “I really think I’m done with it, yeah.”

Bale has long been defined by his rigorous commitment to whatever weight fluctuation a role demands. For “The Machinist,” he ate a can of tuna and an apple every day,

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Author: Ryan Lattanzio