Charlize Theron is an actress, model, and producer born on 7th August 1975. She began her career as a model at the age of sixteen by winning a one-year modeling contract. In 1995, Theron made her film debut from the horror film Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest. Later on, Charlize appeared in several films and also on the covers of different magazines. But she earned major success and recognition from the films Men of Honor, The Yards, and The Legend of Bagger Vance released in 2000. After starring in other films, Theron earned a role in the hit film Monster released in 2003, which ultimately bestowed her with critical acclaim and she also won the Academy Award for Best Actress and as well as Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Award. Additionally, she became the first South African artist to win an Oscar for Best Actress. After this breakthrough, Charlize appeared in numerous successful films and performed a variety of roles including Young Adult, Hancock, The Italian Job, and Mad Max: Fury Road. Besides acting, Theron also produced several films and documentaries such as East of Havana, Dark Places, and The Burning Plain.
Philanthropically, Charlize created The Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project in 2007 with a purpose to support African youth to fight against AIDS. Moreover, she is also involved in women’s rights organizations and as well as an adherent of animal rights and an active member of PETA. As far as her personal life is concerned, Charlize Theron dated several celebrities including Craig Bierko, Stephan Jenkins, and Sean Penn. She was also in a nine-year relationship with actor Stuart Townsend but they separated in 2010.
Charlize Theron Family Tree Parents, Boyfriends and Kids
Charlize Theron Basic Info:
- Complete Name: Charlize Theron
- Nicknames: Charlie
- Date of Birth: August 07, 1975
- Birth Place: Benoni, South Africa
- Nationality: South African, American
- Occupation: Actress, Producer
- Zodiac Sign: Leo
Charlize Theron Family Details:
Given below is the complete actress Charlize Theron family tree including the details about her parents, siblings, boyfriends, husband, and kids names as well as their pictures.
- Father Name: Charles Jacobus Theron
- Mother Name: Gerda Jacoba Aletta Maritz
- Siblings Name: None
- Spouse Name: Unmarried
- Children Name: August Theron (Adopted Daughter), Jackson Theron (Adopted Son)
Charlize Theron Parents:
Charlize Theron Relationships History:
- Stuart Townsend – Actor (2001-2010)
- Keanu Reeves – Actor (2010)
- Sean Penn – Actor (2013-2015)
- Gabriel Aubry – Model (2017)
Charlize Theron Interesting Unknown Facts:
- She loves dancing.
- Charlize is the only child of her parents.
- Theron has a tattoo of fa lower on her right feet.
- In 2007, Theron became a naturalized US citizen.