Charlize Theron was born in the city Benoni, Transvaal Province, located in South Africa, on August 7, in the year 1975. Theron first began arising in films in the mid of 1990s, establishing herself with roles in films named The Devil’s Advocate and The Cider House Rules. She went on to give an Oscar-winning performance as serial killer Eileen Wuornos in the film Monster, and well-reviewed performances in Young Adult and North Country.
At her age 16, Charlize Theron entered a modeling contest named “Johannesburg modeling contest”, which she won. She soon won the International New Model Today competition, in Italy and began a modeling career in earnest. At the age of 18 after traveling to New York, she left high fashion to effort a career in dance. Her studies with the Joffrey Ballet were abridged by severe knee injuries, forcing her to impulse her first calling.After her turn as Britt Ekland in The Life and Death of Peter Sellers in the year 2004, Charlize Theron took on another strong drama, with Sissy Spacek and Frances McDormand starring in 2005′sNorth Country. Her depiction of a coal miner fighting sexual harassment in the work place earned her designations at the Golden Globes and the Oscars. In the same year, she starred in the big-screen adjustment of the MTV cult cartoon Aeon Flux, and made multiple guest appearances on the award-winning television comedy, named Arrested Development. With different other films under her belt, Theron restored to the superhero genre in the year 2008′s Hancock with co-star Will Smith. In the year 2009, she had appeared in the film version of Cormac McCarthy’s named The Road.In accession to her film roles, Charlize Theron is also a social activist and philanthropist. In the year 2008, she was rewarded by the United Nations when she became the organization’s tenth messenger of peace. Charlize Theron presently resides in Los Angeles with her long-time companion, actor named Stuart Townsend. Although the couple admits their union as a marriage, Theron and Townsend say they won’t marry until same sex couples are also able to have their relationships legally identified.