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Charlize Theron

About Charlize Theron

Charlize (Born: August 7 in South Africa) is an Oscar Award-winning film actress. She is amongst others picked as the presenter for 82nd Annual Academy Awards.

Personal Biography


Theron credits her mother for encouraging her to get into acting when she was down in the dumps, after her dreams of making it big as a ballet dancer were shattered.

Charlize has revealed that she was deported from the US at the age of 19 for being unpatriotic.

Relationship with Stuart Townsend

Stuart Townsend is her lover. In June 08 she said she has no marriage plans yet. In April 09 she said she is keen to have kids of her own with Stuart but is in no hurry to get pregnant.In August 09, she said she wants have a huge family with boyfriend of atleast 5 kids with Townsend.


Charlize Theron Dressing

Theron's dressing is believed to have 'bold and beautiful' threads. Charlize Theron wore iconic jewelry made by designer Neil Lane on various ocassions.

Theron uses accessories designed by Lana J. Marks of Lana Marks brand.

She says stripping before the lens is as easy as drinking.

Plastic Surgery

Charlize Theron opposes going through plastic surgery. In May 2012, she revealed that she could never foresee her going under the knife. Though she realizes that her face keeps changing over time, she however accepts it.

Life style

Theron says she wants to lead her life as a good-natured person and not be a pin-up.She prefers to get drunk on red wine, talk to pals and lover than to party.


In July 09, Charlize was hospitalised after severe stomach pains due to a stomach virus. She has spent four nights in a Los Angeles hospital.

In September 09, Theron admitted that obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) has turned her into a clean-freak.

Personal views

In April 09, Charlize said she thinks US ban on gay marriage is another form of apartheid.

In June 08, she urged Republican pals to vote for Barack Obama.

Charity and related activities

In March 2010, she visited schools across her homeland South Africa, emphasizing the importance of education to the students.

Charlize appeared in the Cancer telethon Stand Up To Cancer in an attempt to raise money for cancer research and treatment. She founded Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project with the goal of promoting HIV/AIDS education for impoverished children and their families in South Africa.

2010 FIFA World Cup

In November 09, she revealed that her charity is raising cash to build football fields all over Africa in honour of the 2010 FIFA World Cup. She was being flown home to bring much-needed Hollywood glitz to the troubled preparations for the games. Reports say Theron took up a daunting speaking role in front of a worldwide television audience expected to reach 200 million.

As United Nations Messenger of Peace

In November 08, Charlize is appointed as United Nations Messenger of Peace for her contribution in ending violence against women.

Other Personal Information

  • In June 09, she joined other celebs and slammed a top London restaurant for putting endangered Blue Fin Tuna on its menu.
  • She got stunned that despite a lot of efforts being made to spread AIDS awareness among people, HIV-positive men in her native South Africa believe that they will be cured of the disease if they have sex with a young virgin.
  • In June 2010, she rented out her Malibu house so that fans can now get the opportunity to stay in her house and sleep in her bed - for a mere 50,000 dollars a month.

Professional Biography

Acting skills

Theron was reported to be listened to Indian chanting music for relaxation during her latest Dior campaign shootout.

Movies / Filmography

  • That Thing You do
  • The Danish Girl (upcoming movie)
  • The Burning Plain, as Sylvia, who tries to find common ground with her parents after a chaotic childhood
  • The Burning Train
  • The Devil's Advocate
  • Monster, as real-life murderer Aileen Wuornos, Oscar-Award winning role, includes a stripping scene
  • The Devil's Advocate, includes a stripping scene
  • Deception, includes a stripping scene
  • 2 Days In The Valley, includes a stripping scene
  • Hancock
  • The Italian Job
  • North Country
  • That Thing You Do
  • Mad Max 4
  • Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments


Acting skills

Theron credits South Africa for what she is today despite getting a US citizenship.

Theron says that she finds stripping easier than portraying raw emotion onscreen.In July 09, she denied biopic rumours that said a movie is to be made on her life. In July 09, Theron criticised her fellow celebrities for lacking decorum but described herself as being pretty hot.

Speaking about her movie The Road, she said that the movie has restored her faith in humanity.

2003 Oscar Award

Theron said she is proud of winning the Oscar in 2003, as many actors she admires have not won the award.

Other Professional Information

Other information

Charlize Theron in News

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Brilliant Products Int'l Sends Holiday Gift Baskets to A-List Celebrity Parents
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Financier, Philanthropist and Media Entrepreneur Victorino Noval today announced his latest venture: The Bay, the Daytime EMMY® Award Winner for Outstanding Drama Series New Approaches. With diverse interests in film, music, and television, Victorino Noval is primed to become a "King of New Media."

Prime Focus World and Double Negative Announce Next Phase of Expansion
Prime Focus World (PFW), the creative services division of Prime Focus Limited (BSE code: 532748), and Academy Award® winning VFX house Double Negative (Dneg) announce the next phase of the companies' expansion plans -- the building of a brand new, world-class VFX facility in Mumbai.

eWorld Companies Announces 1st Annual Ascent Expo, Largest Entertainment and Philanthropy Event of 2015
eWorld Companies, Inc. (OTC PINK: EWRC) will produce The First Annual Ascent Expo, taking place February 27-March 1, 2015, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This event is expected to be the largest gathering of its kind in the New Year, projects Henning Morales, CEO of both eWorld and the Expo

Announcing 1st Annual Ascent Expo, Biggest Entertainment and Philanthropy Event of 2015
The Ascent Expo, taking place February 27-March 1, 2015, at the Los Angeles Convention Center, is scheduled to be the largest gathering of its kind in the New Year, projects Henning Morales, CEO of the Expo

Brilliant Products Int'l Sends Gift Bags to A-List Celebrity Parents
SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - August 26, 2014) - Brilliant Products Int'l, DBA as Brilliant Baby Products and Brilliant Kid Products, announced today it has presented two sets of amazing "Must-Have" gift bags to nearly two dozen of Hollywood's top stars.

POPSUGAR Announces 8th Annual POPSUGAR 100 Winners -- The Most Popular Celebrities of 2014
POPSUGAR, the leading online destination for the latest pop culture, entertainment and lifestyle content, today released the eighth annual POPSUGAR 100 winners -- the top 100 most popular celebrities and influencers of the year.

Upper Street Marketing Inc. Hires Entertainment Industry Veteran
Upper Street Marketing Inc. (OTC Pink: UPPR) (PINKSHEETS: UPPR) announced today that John Pattyson, Entertainment Executive and three-time Emmy Award winner, has joined the Company as a Strategic Partner. Mr. Pattyson's role will center on the intersection and impact of new technology within the entertainment industry.

Get the Glow This Spring
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The Oscars Place Brands on Center Stage
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Redbox Unveils America's Most Rented, Loved Movies of 2012
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The BeFunky Photo Booth Goes to Hollywood for Critics' Choice Movie Awards
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The Road Warrior Returns in “Mad Max: Fury Road”, a Kennedy Miller Mitchell Production
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Disney's 'Brave' tops US weekend box office with $66.7m revenue
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Kristen Stewart named highest paid actress in Hollywood
Kristen Stewart has topped Forbes list of highest paid actresses, with her 34.5 million dollars haul from May 2011 to May 2012.

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley lands Mad Max film role
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Mum helped Charlize Theron adapt to parenthood
Washington, June 16 ): Charlize Theron has heaped praise on her mother, Gerda, for helping her adapt to parenthood.

Charlize Theron goes bald for 'Mad Max'
Charlize Theron has shaved her head in preparation for her role in much-anticipated new Mad Max movie.

Oz boy rushed to hospital after seizure during graphic Prometheus scenes
A gruesome surgery scene in sci-fi movie 'Prometheus' proved too much for one teenage boy in Australia, who suffered a seizure and was rushed to the hospital, on Sunday.

Rich people can be creeps too, says Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron has revealed that she would never auction herself off for charity again, after she ended up with a "strange man" at one such event and termed the whole incident as "scary."

Hollywood dwarfs threaten '100 midget march'' over 'Snow White' snub
Angry Hollywood dwarfs are raging at the producers of 'Snow White and the Huntsman' for casting average-sized people as dwarfs in the film.

Charlize Theron fears piling on extra kilos
Despite flaunting a goddess-like physique, Charlize Theron has revealed that she worries about getting fat.

Kristen Stewart receives Best Kiss Award without beau Robert Pattinson
Kristen Stewart and her 'Twilight' co-star and real-life boyfriend bagged Best Kiss at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards for the fourth time for 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1'.

'Snow White' tops weekend box office with $56.3 m in revenue
'Snow White and the Huntsman' led the US and Canadian box office over the weekend, taking in 56.3 million dollars in sales and in the process dethroned 'Men in Black 3' from the top spot.

Charlize Theron's costume made from dung beetle shells in new flick
Charlize Theron, who plays Queen Ravena in her new film 'Snow White And The Huntsman,' wore a dress made from the shells of dung beetles that were purchased from a flea market in Thailand.

I love changing nappies, says Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron has revealed that she is far from loathing the onslaught of dirty nappies and actually like changing them since the day she became a mother.

Charlize Theron wants to travel to space
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'Cleopatra' beauty secret for Charlize Theron in upcoming flick
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I am very good with side nudity, says Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron, who briefly stripped down for her role in 'Snow White and the Huntsman', has revealed that she is good with side nudity.

Me and my son Jackson were always meant to be, says Charlize Theron
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Desire to 'sext' n*ked pictures 'hard-wired' into human brains
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'Single' Charlize Theron wants to find new man
Charlize Theron has revealed that she is now single and wants to find a new man.

Charlize Theron to be honoured for independent movie work at film festival
Charlize Theron will be honoured with the Variety Indie Impact Awards for her independent movie work at an upcoming Palm Springs Film Festival in California.

Theron starts collecting dogs again
Charlize Theron is building up her menagerie of dogs again after all the eight pets of the dog lover died in last two and a half years.

Charlize Theron reveals horrible modelling experience
Charlize Theron has revealed that she nearly gave up her modelling career after falling off a camel and dislocating her jaw as a teenager.

Former schoolmate accuses Charlize Theron of lying over 'bullying' claims
A former schoolmate of Charlize Theron has revealed that the actress was lying when she said that she was bullied at school.

Love scene with Charlize Theron was a 'nightmare' says Patton Oswalt
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Charlize Theron relied on "acting juice" to get through scenes in new film
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I might not be an actress forever, says Charlize Theron
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Charlize Theron reveals obsession with girl at school
Charlize Theron said that she was so obsessed with a girl in her school that it would have got her into serious trouble if she behaved like that today.

Charlize Theron 'really' hoping to kill Kristen Stewart
Charlize Theron has said that she 'really, really, really' hopes to kill Kristen Stewart's character in the forthcoming movie 'Snow White and the Huntsman'.

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