American born beauty Charlize Theron is a professional and high rate actress & producer of the Several BlockBuster movies. She was born on August 7, 1975 (age 43 years), Benoni, South Africa, she has parents of French and Dutch origin and her mother tongue is Afrikaans, the official language of South Africa (with English) until 1994. Today there are 11 official languages in South Africa.
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|Birth Name||Charlize Theron|
|Born||August 7, 1975 (age 43 years), Benoni, South Africa|
|Height||178 cm / 70.1 in|
|Children||August Theron, Jackson Theron|
|Husband||Engaged for 8 years to the Irish actor Stuart Townsend, currently single|
|Occupation||American-South African actress|
|Net Worth||$130 Million|
|Upcoming Movies||Fast & Furious 9, The Addams Family, Untitled Charles Randolph project|
Charlize Theron Biography (Childhood, Early Life, Education, Parents)
Charlize Theron had a traumatic childhood and adolescence. She was often left to her own devices by her parents and was sent to boarding school at the age of 13. At just 15 she suffered the trauma of seeing her father killed by her mother. Her father was an alcoholic and her mother acted in self-defense. Charlize’s testimony saved her from a charge of murder.
At the age of 16, she began modeling and, accompanied by her mother, she traveled to and won the international competition for young models “New Model Today” of Positano. She then decided to move to Milan to work as a model. One of her most famous commercials during this time was one for Martini, which brought her to international attention.
Charlize Theron Career
Later she moved to New York and, at the first opportunity, she left the fashion world to return to her first love: dance. A knee injury, however, put an end to her career as a dancer and she was forced back to modeling for a time. In 1995 she made her feature film debut and she became famous in 1997 with “The Devil’s Advocate” with Al Pacino and Keanu Reeves.
After several roles in Hollywood, Charlize found international recognition in 2004 with Monster, where she played the serial killer Aileen Wuornos. For this film, Charlize won an Oscar as best actress, the SAG Award and Golden Globe. She was the first South African to win an international prize for acting. To shoot this film she was forced to spend many hours being transformed by the make-up department, appearing on the screen ugly and fatter by around 15 Kg. Charlize Theron is now one of the highest-paid actresses in Hollywood.
In 2005 she received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2008 she was recognized by the theatrical student society at Harvard University as “Woman of the Year”.
Personal Life & Relationship
Charlize has been linked to the Irish actor Stuart Townsend for eight years, but they separated in early 2010. At this point, she asked her mother to retire and live with her, and now they live together for six months each year. She is a member of many organizations for the rights of women and animals.
Appearance & Body Measurements
Charlize Theron is always very smart and understands how to create a perfect look which enhances her features.
Even when she is out and about she retains an air of casual elegance such as teaming a classic jacket with stylish cargo pants.
Even though she is tall she does not shy away from wearing high heels but she is also known for her stylish bags such as the Madison Ostrich Tote Gucci, made from ostrich leather.