According to the latest internet reports, Christian Bale may be doing the 40 days and 40 nights journey in the Twentieth Century Fox’s version of the biblical story of Moses. This is the latest news to surface about the colossal project titled Exodus, where Ridley Scott stands at the helm with a script from Bill Collage and Adam Cooper.
Moses is the Hebrew child who was spare from sacrifice of the oppressing Pharaohs is the bible. As an adult he killed an Egyptian and in order to escape curtain death he fled ffrom Egypt. God ordered Moses to go back and free his people from bondage, which he did. When leading his people to the promise land, God parted the Red Sea to make way for Moses and his people and when the Egyptian army followed, God closed the red sea killing the Egyptian army. As law for his newly freed people, God gave Moses the Ten Commandments.
Bale is best known for his role of Batman in, Batman Begins, The Dark Knight, and The Dark Night Rises.
There is a race to the big screen between two upcoming Moses movie, Fox’s Exodus and Warner Bros.’ Gods and Kings. At this point, Exodus is leading the way due to the fact that Gods and Kings don’t even have a director yet.
Bale playing Moses has not been made official at this time. Update on this story coming soon…