Christian Bale, popularly known for his serious projects such as The Machinist, American Psycho and The Dark Knight trilogy among many others, has shown interest in working with Adam McKay in a comedy.
Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle review: The conflict in Andy Serkis' directorial is not Mowgli vs Shere Khan but Mowgli the human vs Mowgli the wolf. This adaptation is not meant for kids but is an introspective piece on finding one's identity.
Batman Begins is centred around the theme of fear. It is a story of a man who decides to assume an identity based on the things he fears most: bats. He does not just overcome his fear, he transforms it into his strength.
Christian Bale's upcoming fuilm, Backseat, has him playing the role of former VP of USA, Dick Cheney. Bale has transformed massively for his role. In the past, Bale has significantly lost and gained weight as per the requirement of his character and this just goes out to show that Christian is completely dedicated towards his craft.
The team of Netflix's Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle, including Christian Bale, Andy Serkis, Rohan Chand, Jackie Shroff and Frieda Pinto, spoke about the adaptation and discussed the relevance of the film in today's time.