Zhang says Bale to start in Nanjing film

British actor Christian Bale arrives for the European Premiere of The Dark Knight, in central London, Monday July 21 2008. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan) (AP Photo/Joel Ryan)

December 22, 2010 7:35:27 AM PST
Zhang Yimou says Christian Bale will star in the Chinese filmmaker's latest project about 13 young prostitutes struggling to survive during the attack by Japanese soldiers on Nanjing in 1937.