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Christian Bale is known for his protean performances and a willingness to make physical sacrifices for his art. In preparation for his title role in 2004 indie film The Machinist, one of many examples, the actor shed more than 60 pounds.
In Adam McKay’s Vice, Bale heads the opposite direction, adding considerable girth to play Vice President Dick Cheney. (Check out the first full trailer for the film above and below — it follow’s yesterday’s tease by McKay.)