The South African and American fashion model, actress and producer, Charlize Theron was born on August 7, 1975. Despite of having interest in pursuing her professional career as a dancer while growing up, Charlize received a modeling contract at the age of 16 which ultimately led her into the field of acting. After her first notable role in 1996 film 2 Days in the Valley, she began earning wider international fame during late 1990’s with highly successful films like The Devil’s Advocate, The Cider House Rules and Mighty Joe Young. Having established herself as one of the most promising stars of the film industry by 2000, Charlize Theron has gone on to appear in several more commercially as well as critically successful movies so far such as Monster, Young Adult, Hancock, Snow White and the Huntsman, and Mad Max: Fury Road.
In addition to this, she has also worked as an actress and producer for a few movies including Monster, Sleepwalking, The Burning Plain and Dark Places. When it comes to the personal life of the actress, she has been in a relationship with a number of celebrities including Craig Bierko, Stephan Jenkins, Stuart Townsend and Sean Penn. Charlize Theron also has a adopted son named Jackson Theron.
Charlize Theron Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Charlize Theron
- Nicknames: Charlie
- Occupation: Actress
- Date of Birth: August 7, 1975
- Birthplace: Benoni, Transvaal Province, South Africa
- Zodiac Sign: Leo
- Eye Color: Green
- Hair Color: Blonde
Charlize Theron Family Details:
- Father: Charles Jacobus Theron
- Mother: Gerda Jacoba Aletta Maritz
- Siblings: None
- Spouse: Unmarried
- Children: Jackson Theron
Charlize Theron Career Highlights:
- First Film: Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest
- First TV Show: Arrested Development
Charlize Theron Body Measurements:
- Height: 5′ 10″ (1.77 m)
- Weight: 55 kg (121 pounds)
- Bra Size: 34B
- Shoe Size:5
- Dress Size: 2 (US)
- Body Measurements: 36-24-36
Charlize Theron Interesting Facts:
- She was named after her late father, Charles Theron.
- Charlize has a tattoo of a flower on her right foot.
- Her father was shot and killed by her mother in 1991 after he attacked both of them.
- Charlize Theron is the first ever South African actress to win an Oscar for Best Actress.