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Christian Bale and his wife of 14 years, Sibi, are expecting their second child. The new baby will join the couple’s 9-year-old daughter, Emmeline.

The Bales are a notoriously private couple, but that didn’t stop us from hustling to compile some name ideas for them.


Oscar: ‘Cause he won one in 2011…

Richard: …for playing boxer Dicky Eklund in The Fighter.

Bruce: As a nod to his recurring role…

Wayne: … in Batman Begins

Knight: … and The Dark Knight films.


Sunny: In homage to his breakout role in 1987 film Empire of the Sun.

Robin: Perfect name for a li’l sidekick, right?

America: A hat tip to both American Hustle and American Psycho.

Laurie: Remember his role in Little Women

Winona: …opposite Winona Rider?

We want to hear YOUR name suggestions for Christian Bale! Share in the comments below!