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Christian Bale Confirms We Can Stop Asking Him About Batman


Just in case his earlier statements about not being Batman anymore left any doubt, Christian Bale has again confirmed that he's not going to be Batman anymore, not even in a Justice League movie, okay?

"We were incredibly fortunate to get to make three [Batman films]. That's enough. Let's not get greedy," Bale told EW, calling them to promote November's Out of the Furnace, a film in which he will apparently not be playing Batman.

Furthermore, everyone can stop asking him about Batman, as he has apparently been taken off the mailing list. "I have no information, no knowledge about anything," Bale said. "I've literally not had a conversation with a living soul. I understand that they may be making a Justice League movie, that's it. [The Batman role is] a torch that should be handed from one actor to another. So I enjoy looking forward to what somebody else will come up with." There still aren't any clues as to who this "somebody" could end up being, but rest assured, when there are, someone will ask Christian Bale what he thinks about that.

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