Christian Bale 'horrified; over Colorado shooting

  • Actor Christian Bale, who plays Batman in The Dark Knight Rises, has expressed horror and grief for the victims of Friday's shooting spree that left 12 dead in a Colorado theater during a midnight showing of his new movie.

    "Words cannot express the horror that I feel," he said in a statement released by his spokeswoman, Jennifer Allen. "I cannot begin to truly understand the pain and grief of the victims and their loved ones, but my heart goes out to them."

    James Holmes, 24, is currently in police custody and accused of the crime in which 58 others were also injured.