Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron is a South-African-American actress and philanthropist. She first gained recognition in 1997 for her performance in the film Devil's Advocate alongside Keanu Reeves and Al Pacino. In 2004, Theron won an Academy Award for Best Actress in 2003's Monster. Theron's other famous films include Hancock (2008), Snow White and the Huntsman (2012), Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) and Bombshell (2019).

In 2008, Theron announced she obtained U.S. citizenship. That same year, she became a Messenger of Peace for the United Nations. She is also known for her efforts in the fight against AIDS.
Charlize Theron
Full Name
Charlize Theron
Benoni, South Africa


Who is Charlize Theron dating?

Charlize Theron is not in a confirmed relationship. In 2020, she revealed on 'The Drew Barrymore Show' that she hasn't dated anyone for over five years.

How do you pronounce Charlize Theron's name?

Charlize Theron clarified on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' that her last name is pronounced like "thrown" rather than "Theh-ron."

How old was Charlize Theron in 'Monster'?

Charlize Theron was 28 when 'Monster' premiered in 2003.

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Charlize Theron Shares First Photos from Set of Fast and Furious 10, Fast X: 'She's Back Baby'
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Jason Momoa Is 'Really Excited' to Work with 'Amazing' Charlize Theron on Fast and Furious 10
"I get to work with Charlize first up, which I'm really excited about," said the Aquaman actor

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