Christian Bale - one of the greatest actors of our time, and not only because of talent, but also to its extreme impact, with which he takes on each role. One proof of this is the film for its transformation - in particular, the transformation of the weight. Perhaps the few actors of his career to overcome these fluctuations in weight as Christian Bale.
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1. Vendors News (1992).
Seventeen Christian appeared in the usual way in the musical "Sellers of news." His hero with a scarf around his neck so professionally singing and dancing that for this role, Bale was nominated for "The young actor."
2. Velvet Goldmine (1998).
One of the most subtle and graceful transformation in the career of Christian. This film is about glam rock shows the artist as already completely adult. A man who uses shadows sometimes, but it makes a courageous actions.
3. American Psycho (2000).
For the role of a maniac killer and Bale had to get some muscle. On the creation of sculptural forms, he spent four months working out in the gym for three hours six times a week.
4. The Machinist (2004).
For the role of Trevor Reznik in "The Machinist" Bale dropped 28, 5 kg. It - one of his most famous roles. Bail had to get rid of your athletic shape and lose 26 kg in just four months. His diet consisted of water, coffee, and apple in one day. For his role in this film, Bale won best actor at the Film Festival of Catalonia in Sitges.
5. Batman Begins (2005).
Before the actor faced with the task to gain weight in a short period in order to portray the invincible Batman in all its glory. Bale switched to high-carbohydrate diets, and returned to a three-hour training. He scored 27 kg before the film and another 18 kg at the time of the shooting. MTV has received an award as "Best Hero".
6. Rescue Dawn (2006).
Already being a professional in the field of weight control, Bale easily lose 24 kg kilograms for the role of a hero who has to endure hardship in order to survive. Excellent make-up, showing the last stage of exhaustion, made his way very realistic.
7. Terminator: Salvation (2009).
The new loop in a roller coaster of weight change. In order to successfully deal with the uprising of machines, the film needed an actor who has a sufficient amount of muscle. Bale went back to them in the gym.
8. The Fighter (2010).
To play a cocaine-dependent former boxer, Bale had to do intense cardio exercise in order to throw off the weight and reliably portray a drug addict. He received the award "Oscar", "Golden Globe" and the US Screen Actors Guild Award for "Best Actor" and was generally treated kindly by critics for the role.
9. The Dark Knight Rises (2012).
Christian Bale's body can vary as much as necessary, unlike Batman, who must always look athletic and muscular. It was for the role of the third part of the trilogy Bale again build muscle.
10. From hell (2013).
Farewell muscles, welcome the bone. From the actor took over, once again, much to lose weight for the role of the tortured and driven into the working of the plant.
11. American Hustle (2013).
For the role of the criminal tragicomedy "American Hustle", which played the role of a rogue Irving Rosenfeld, Bale lean on the wrong food, mostly on cheeseburgers and scored 20 kg. For this role, Christian was nominated for "Oscar" for the prize "Golden Globe" award as well as the British Academy of Film and Television Arts BAFTA nominations for "Best Actor".
12. Exodus (2014).
As a matter of fact, no one knows exactly how much weight was with Moses, so Cristian simply returned to its usual standard-weight and slim appear in Ridley Scott.