January 30, 1974 in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK
Christian Bale is one of the most respected actors of his generation. He won an Academy Award for his role in The Fighter.
As an action star, he is most well known for playing Batman in Christopher Nolan's film trilogy about The Dark Knight. He's appeared in such films as Out of the Furnace, The Prestige, American Psycho, The Machinist, 3:10 to Yuma, Terminator: Salvation, Public Enemy and American Hustle.
Bale has appeared in over 60 films and episodes of television since beginning his film acting career in 1986.