Charlize Theron

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Charlize Theron
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Born Charlize Theron
(1975-08-07) August 7, 1975 (age 43)
Benoni, Ekurhuleni
Gauteng, South Africa
Residence Los Angeles, California
United States of America
Nationality
  • South African
  • American
Occupation
  • Actress
  • Producer
Years active 1995 - to date
Height 1,77 m
Partner(s) Stuart Townsend (2001–2010)
Sean Penn (2013–2015)
Children August Theron
Jackson Theron
Parents
  • Charles Jacobus Theron (19947-1991) (father)
  • Gerda Jacoba Aletta Maritz (mother)
Website charlizeafricaoutreach.org

Charlize Theron (born 7 August 1975) is a South African-American actress and film producer. She portrayed real life serial killer Aileen Wuornos in the 2003 film, Monster, and went on to win the Academy Award for Best Actress as well as Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Drama and the Screen Actors Guild Award for her performance. Charlize Theron is arguably the most prominent actor/ actress to ever come out of South Africa to date. Since 1995 she has appeared in over 30 Hollywood films mostly in starring roles.