6 Drastic Ways Christian Bale Changed His Look For A Role
2. He Joins the 1% for American Psycho
The Part: Patrick Bateman, a vapid Wall Street scumbag who’s defined by his refined taste … and his desire to slaughter not-so-innocent victims.
The Transformation: Everything about Bale is "surface" in Psycho, as the actor had to pay utmost attention to the little details that make this character both artificial and genuine. Bale’s affected accent and glamorous white-collar appearance masks the lunatic lurking beneath Bateman’s cool demeanor. It’s the American way?
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