Christian Bale will be shaving his head for The Bride

Christian Bale will be shaving his head for The Bride

Christian Bale might be shaving his head and jokes that he may also eat fertilizer to play Frankenstein’s Monster in The Bride

A number of months in the past, phrase leaked out that Maggie Gyllenhaal was set to direct a movie referred to as The Bride, a brand new tackle the idea of the 1935 traditional The Bride of Frankenstein  (watch it HERE), for the Netflix streaming service. At the moment, Gyllenhaal had even already secured two solid members for the movie: her The Darkish Knight co-star Christian Bale and her husband Peter Sarsgaard. Penelope Cruz, Jessie Buckley, and Annette Bening have since joined the solid as nicely, and The Bride is gearing as much as begin filming in New York on March 4th. With simply weeks to go till he has to report back to set, Bale has revealed that he might be shaving head for the film… and he may need to eat fertilizer for it as nicely.

The Hollywood Reporter caught up with Bale on the groundbreaking ceremony for a sixteen yr ardour venture of his, a village of houses in Palmdale, California the place foster siblings can stay beneath one roof. After they requested him what’s subsequent on his movie schedule, he answered, “I’ve acquired to shave my head subsequent week (for The Bride). I requested them to please let me maintain off on doing that however everybody was going, ‘What’s incorrect with Bale? What’s up with him?’ I mentioned, ‘Simply let me get by means of the groundbreaking after which I’ll be off to hitch you.’ I’ll be working with the fantastic Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jessie Buckley and so many proficient actors within the solid.” He jokingly added, “I’ve acquired to get busy getting on the rack, breaking my bones and consuming numerous fertilizer or one thing to attempt to develop.” Indicating that he’s enjoying Frankenstein’s Monster within the movie.

The Bride (which can not find yourself going with that title, as The Hollywood Reporter says it’s at the moment untitled) has the next synopsis: A lonely Frankenstein travels to Thirties Chicago to hunt the aide of a Dr. Euphronius in making a companion for himself. The 2 reinvigorate a murdered younger lady and the Bride is born. She is past what both of them meant, igniting a flamable romance, the eye of the police and a wild and radical social motion.

Manufacturing Listing had reported the next line-up of solid and characters: “Cruz because the bride Myrna, Bale as Frankenstein, and Sarsgaard enjoying a detective.” However a later report described Buckley as “the star” of the movie, so there’s an opportunity she’s enjoying the bride.

This isn’t a Common venture, however it wouldn’t be the primary Bride of Frankenstein remake to be made by a unique firm. In 1985, Columbia Footage introduced us one other film merely referred to as The Bride, which starred Sting as Baron Charles Frankenstein, Jennifer Beals as Eva (the bride) and Clancy Brown as Viktor (the monster). A couple of years in the past, it was introduced that Scarlett Johansson was going to star in the same venture referred to as Bride for A24 and Apple, however that also hasn’t made it into manufacturing.

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