* Christian who is 43 cited health concerns as the reason for not taking the role.
* He was not able to gain the weight by spring this year to play Enzo Ferrari directed by Michael Mann
* He is known for his weight fluctuations to fit into movie roles, in American Hustle in 2013 he gained 43lbs for the role.
* In the Machinist he lost 60lbs in 4 months to a scrawny 120lb 6ft frame.
* He then gained the weight back for the Batman Begins movie that came our a year later.