Batman star caught red handed Christian Bale Mon-23-Jul-12 08:50 Share this By Jay-Jay FeeneyBatman star Christian Bale was busted cleaning his hands with anti-bacterial gel after shaking hands with fans on the red carpet at the London premiere of The Dark Knight Rises. The photographer who caught him on camera says, "It was priceless. He's a fearless crime-fighter in the film but in real life signing a few autographs was a gamble he wasn't willing to take without some chemical protection afterwards."CHECK OUT THE PHOTOS HERE. You May Also Like James Franco comes to the defence of Ben Affleck Ben Affleck is the new Batman Christian Bale & Hugh Jackman offered millions upon millions to be Batman & Wolverine again Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .