Christian Bale has been rightly praised for his work in the David O. Russell Oscar contender The Fighter, and with the BAFTAs and Oscars just around the corner a new TV spot has been released focusing on the work of the man Bale.

The actor is in good company for Russell’s film with Amy Adams, Melissa Leo and Mark Wahlberg praising the Brit for his dedication to the role, which has helped the film become a critical and commercial success and perhaps he’ll have another statuette to take home in the next few weeks.

Not convinced? Here’s our review, and the clip is below for your consideration,