BirthdayAugust 7, 1975

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Charlize Theron

    Full name: Charlize Theron
    Also known as: Charlize Theron, Theron, Charlize
    Professions: Film actress and producer, former fashion model
    Nationality: South African
    Work: Awards for Charlize Theron
    Occupation: Actress, producer, director, fashion model

  2. Charlize Theron Measurements

    Height: 5' 9½" (1.77 m)

  3. Charlize Theron Known for

    Prometheus (2012), Hancock (2008), Monster (2003), The Italian Job (2003)

  4. Charlize Theron Biography

    Charlize Theron (General American pronunciation: /ʃɑrˈliːs ˈθɛrən/; Afrikaans pronunciation: [ʃɐrˈlis tron]; born 7 August 1975) is a South African and American actress, producer and fashion model. She rose to fame in the late 1990s following roles in the films The Devil's Advocate (1997), Mighty Joe Young (1998), and The Cider House Rules (1999). Theron received critical acclaim for her portrayal of serial killer Aileen Wuornos in Monster (2003), for which she won the Academy Award, Silver Bear, Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress among several other accolades, becoming the first South African to win an Academy Award in a major acting category. In recent years, she has moved into the field of producing, both in television and film.She received further Academy Award and Golden Globe Award nominations for her performance in North Country in 2005, and a Golden Globe Award nomination for her performance in Young Adult in 2011. In 2012, she appeared in Snow White and the Huntsman and Prometheus, both of which were box office successes. Theron became a U.S. citizen in 2007, while retaining her South African citizenship.

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