Rant Just Bale in Character: Producer

Stress pushed method actor over edge on Terminator 4 set
By Ambreen Ali,  Newser Staff
Posted Feb 3, 2009 3:56 PM CST

Christian Bale’s profane tirade on the Terminator Salvation set was just another day on the job, an assistant director/producer tells TMZ. “Christian is a method actor and was completely immersed in his scene,” he insists. “Bale’s reaction was from the heat of the moment.” An intense Dark Knight promotion schedule didn’t help, either. No word yet on whether the targeted photography director took the incident as lightly. (More Christian Bale stories.)

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