WHO PLAYS FAT AND BALD BETTER – TOM CRUISE OR CHRISTIAN BALE?

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Tom Cruise DID play a fat, balding Jewish studio executive named Les Grossman in Tropic Thunder long before Christian Bale assumed the role of the eerily similar Irving Rosenfeld in American Hustle. Five years ago, in fact. Tom’s character Les was exceedingly vulgar, and besides wearing a fat suit and bald cap, Cruise had chest hair glued under the gold chains revealed by his unbuttoned shirt. Christian actually GAINED the extra weight and shaved his own hair for the comb-over. He went the extra mile because he had the leading role in HIS movie and Cruise’s part was a cameo. But the transformation brought them both a lot of favorable attention so they made smart choices.

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Posted by Janet on January 3, 2014

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  1. By mishmash
    On January 3, 2014 at

    Tiny Tom was great in that role but I gotta go with Bale.

  2. By jojo
    On January 3, 2014 at

    Bale

  3. By mister baja
    On January 3, 2014 at

    depends if you like big balds or tiny ones…………..

  4. By Maggie
    On January 4, 2014 at

    I hate them both; a couple of freaks.

  5. By susieserb
    On January 4, 2014 at

    BALE was truly magnificent, not a fan of his but dude can act and proved so in American Hustle. He SHOULD be up for an Oscar. Don’t know if he’ll win but I hope he’s nominated.

  6. By JJ
    On January 4, 2014 at

    Christian Bale by a hair. Christian is a fantastic actor in any role he plays. Tom Cruise is just so so in my opinion.

  7. By Bethie
    On January 7, 2014 at

    Colin Farrell in Horrible Bosses

  8. By caro
    On January 7, 2014 at

    Colin farrell and tom cruise’s character are similar and are a caricature(even if they’re great and entertaining) but Bale’s character looks real because he’s so warm,serious and serious in same time.He made Cooper’s character unlikeable because his character can’t stand him

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