Christian Bale has had the talent and the luck to play a wide range of characters, both lovable and unfathomably despicable. The Dark Knight, the follow-up to the hugely successful Batman Begins, is his first sequel, and he surprised himself when he felt such enthusiasm to reprise his role as Gotham’s protector.
In this week?s issue of PARADE, Christian Bale talks to yours truly about parenting, privacy and “kindred spirit” Heath Ledger. In my online exclusive, the actor reveals what he’s learned from playing Batman and how he copes with success.
Also check out the Parade photo shoot:
Of course I wanted Angelina Jolie. But the actress knew she’d be too pregnant to get out there and talk about the movie “Wanted,” so she sat down in advance to say how much fun she had getting back in the action…