Images: First Photo Of Christian Bale In The Western Hostiles

The first photo of Christian Bale in the upcoming western Hostiles has been released by Le Grisbi Productions and Waypoint Entertainment. Bale is playing an Army Captain in 1892, who must escort a dying Cheyenne war chief and his family from New Mexico to Montana. They pick up a widow along the way whose family had been murdered by dangerous Comanche. It also stars Wes Studi, Rosamund Pike, Jesse Plemons, Rory Cochrane, Ben Foster, Jonathan Majors and Timothee Chalamet.

Scott Cooper co-wrote and directed. Cooper's last film was Black Mass, the Whitey Bulger biopic with Johnny Depp. He had previously worked with Bale on the 2013 crime drama Out of the Furnace. Hostiles is set to premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival net month.