Hollywood Actor Christian Bale Has An Astounding Net Worth Of $80 Million
Christian Bale is a Welsh actor who is widely popular for his method acting style and transforming the physic as per the character of the movie.
Bale is best known for portraying the role of Bruce Wayne or Batman on Christopher Nolan’s film Batman Begins and its sequels; The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises. In addition, he is the winner of multiple awards including the Academy Award (Oscar), Golden Globe Award, and Screen Actors Guild Award.
Net Worth Details: Income Sources, Earnings, And Salary
Christian Bale began his film career with the television movie Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna as Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich of Russia in 1986.
He made a career breakthrough with the film Empire of the Sun where he played the role of Jim Graham in 1987. Following then, he appeared in many films such as The Prestige, Public Enemies, American Hustle, The Big Short, Vice, and so on.
Here are the details of the movie along with his earnings:
|Year||Movies||Box Office||His Earning|
|2000||American Psycho||$34.3 Million||$1 Million|
|2004||The Machinist||$8.2 Million||$250,000|
|2005||Batman Begins||$375.2 Million||$9 Million|
|2008||The Dark Knight||$1.005 Billion||$10 Million|
|2009||Terminator Salvation||$371.4 Million||$8 Million|
|2012||The Dark Knight Rises||$1.085 Billion||$15 Million|
Moreover, Bale worked with several popular artists including Hugh Jackman, Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Morgan Freeman, Johnny Depp, Billy Crudup, and others.
In addition to films, Bale made his TV series debut in Heart of the Country as Ben Harris in 1987. The show was aired on BBC1 and concluded in five episodes.
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In 2013, he earned an annual income of $35 million from movies and various endeavors.
Christian Bale was offered the two endorsement deals by Cerruti, fashion designer of American Psycho and The GAP but he turned down the offer as he started earning much more from the movies and was satisfied with it.
Christian Bale is an avid supporter of global ecology and animals. He is associated with the organizations such as Greenpeace, Sea Shepherd Conservative Society, and World Wildlife Fund.
Moreover, he went on the Disneyland trip with four-year-old Jayden Barber who was diagnosed with leukemia, completing the wish of a child in 2012.
Bale is also a supporter of other organizations such as Human Rights First, Screen Actors Guild Foundation, and Small Steps Project.
Christian Bale is a British and American citizen. So, he pays taxes to the United States and the United Kingdom from his income from various sources. However, as to how much he pays, is still remains unknown.
Christian Bale has a house in Los Angeles and pays the tax rate of $0.793% of the property value which is $69,784 to the Los Angeles County government. He also pays another $16,891 annual tax for his house in Santa Monica.
Assets: House And Cars
Christian Bale owns known two properties in different places. He bought a Brentwood Park mansion in Los Angeles for $8.8 million in 2017. The property covers the area of 0.36 acres with six bedrooms and 7.5 bathrooms.
Similarly, Bale owns a house in Santa Monica near the Pacific Ocean that worth around $2.13 million.
Although Bale is a multimillionaire, he rides a modest automobile, a Toyota Tacoma which cost a little over $20,000. He also has a 1999 Mercedes C43 AMG worth $53,000.
Christian Bale’s Biography
Christian Bale was born Christian Charles Philip Bale on January 30, 1974, in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales. He was born to father David Bale, an entrepreneur, pilot, and talent manager, & mother Jenny James, a circus artist. As for siblings, he has three sisters; Louise, Sharon, and Erin.
Bale holds British & American citizenship and white by ethnicity. He grew up in three places. Wales, Surrey, and Dorset in England, and Portugal.
As for academic qualifications, he joined Bournemouth School in England but left at 16.
Personal Life: Wife And Children
Christian Bale married former American model and makeup artist, Sandra “Sibi” Blazic on January 29, 2000. The couple is together ever since.
Blazic gave birth to a daughter Emmaline in 2005 and a son, Joseph in 2014. The family is living a happy and prosperous life in Los Angeles, California.
In 2008, he was arrested for an assault on his sister and mother at The Dorchester Hotel in England. He was released due to a lack of evidence.
Age And Height
Age: As of 2019, Christian Bale reached the age of 45 years old.
Height: He stands at a tall height of 6 feet or 1.83 meters.