Charlize Theron

Actress / Model (person) / Film Producer / Television Actress / Film Actress / Voice Actress | * 08/07/1975 (48) | Benoni, Gauteng (South Africa)
Charlize Theron ( shar-LEEZ THERR-ən; Afrikaans: [ʃarˈlis ˈtrɔn]; born 7 August 1975) is a South African and naturalised American actress and producer. One of the world's highest-paid actresses, she is the recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award. In 2016, Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world. Theron came to international prominence in the 1990s by playing the leading lady in the Hollywood films The Devil's Advocate (1997), Mighty Joe Young (1998), and The Cider House Rules (1999). She received critical acclaim for her portrayal of serial killer Aileen Wuornos in Monster (2003), for which she won the Silver Bear and Academy Award for Best Actress, becoming the first South African to win an acting Oscar. She received another Academy Award nomination for playing a sexually abused woman seeking justice in the drama ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Action

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Awards & Nominations for Charlize Theron

Academy Award for Best Actress Saturn Award for Best Actress Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame Great Immigrants 3x Academy Award for Best Actress
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Movies with Charlize Theron as Actress(69)

as Cipher2025 Fast X: Part 2
as Cipher2023 Fast X
as Lorraine Broughton2023 Atomic Blonde 2
as Andromache of Scythia / Andy2023 The Old Guard 2
as Michaela (rumored)2023 Everything Nice
2023 Force
as Cipher2021 F9
as Morticia Addams (voice)2021 The Addams Family 2
as Andromache of Scythia / Andy2020 The Old Guard
as Morticia Addams (voice)2019 The Addams Family
as Charlotte Field2019 Long Shot
as Megyn Kelly2019 Bombshell
as Elaine Markinson2018 Gringo
as Marlo Moreau2018 Tully
as Lorraine Broughton2017 Atomic Blonde
as Dr. Wren Petersen2017 The Last Face
as Queen Ravenna2016 The Huntsman: Winter's War
as Mother (voice)2016 Kubo and the Two Strings
as Narrator2016 Angels in Exile
as Libby Day2015 Dark Places
as Imperator Furiosa2015 Mad Max: Fury Road
as Self - Performer2015 Take Flight
as Anna Barnes-Leatherwood2014 A Million Ways to Die in the West
as Meredith Vickers2012 Prometheus
as Queen Ravenna2012 Snow White and the Huntsman
as Mavis Gary2011 Young Adult
as Self (voice)2010 Wikus and Charlize
as Mother2009 The Road
as Narrator2009 Astro Boy
as Mary Embrey2008 Hancock
as Sylvia / Mariana2008 The Burning Plain
as Joleen2008 Sleepwalking
as Ella2007 Battle in Seattle
as Detective Emily Sanders2007 In the Valley of Elah
as Josey Aimes2005 North Country
as Æon Flux2005 Æon Flux
as Gilda Bessé2004 Head in the Clouds
as Stella Bridger2003 The Italian Job
as Aileen Wuornos2003 Monster
as Karen Jennings2002 Trapped
as Candy Kirkendall2002 Waking Up in Reno
as Sara Deever2001 Sweet November
as Laura Kensington2001 The Curse of the Jade Scorpion
as Rose Hearn2001 15 Minutes
as Erica Soltz2000 The Yards
as Ashley Mercer2000 Reindeer Games
as Adele Invergordon2000 The Legend of Bagger Vance
as Gwen Sunday2000 Men of Honor
as Jillian Armacost1999 The Astronaut's Wife
as Candy Kendall1999 The Cider House Rules
as Supermodel1998 Celebrity
as Jill Young1998 Mighty Joe Young
as Billie Tyler1997 Trial and Error
as Mary Ann Lomax1997 The Devil's Advocate
as Tina1996 That Thing You Do!
as Helga Svelgen1996 2 Days in the Valley

TV Shows/Series with Charlize Theron as Actress(33)

as Stormfront in "Dawn of the Seven" (uncredited)2019 The Boys
as Self - Illustrious Guest2019 Desus & Mero
as Pria Lavesque2017 The Orville
as herself2016 The Grand Tour
as herself2016 Chelsea
as herself2015 Hot Ones
as herself2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Self - Guest2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Self (archive footage from North Country)2005 The Colbert Report
as Self - Guest2005 The Reichen Show
as Rita Leeds2003 Arrested Development
as herself1999 The Early Show
as herself1999 Rove
as herself1997 The View
as herself1996 The Daily Show
as Self - Guest1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien
as herself1988 This Morning
as Self - Host??? Saturday Night Live
as herself??? Today

Movies with Charlize Theron as Crew(19)

Production/Producer2023 Atomic Blonde 2
Production/Producer2023 The Old Guard 2
Production/Executive Producer2023 Murder Mystery 2
Production/Producer2023 Everything Nice
Production/Producer2020 The Old Guard
Production/Executive Producer2019 The Addams Family
Production/Producer2019 Long Shot
Production/Executive Producer2019 Murder Mystery
Production/Co-Producer2019 Bombshell
Production/Producer2019 Bombshell
Production/Producer2018 Gringo
Production/Producer2018 Tully
Production/Producer2018 A Private War
Production/Producer2017 Atomic Blonde
Production/Producer2017 Brain on Fire
Production/Producer2015 Dark Places
Production/Producer2008 Sleepwalking
Production/Producer2006 East of Havana
Production/Producer2003 Monster

TV Shows/Series with Charlize Theron as Crew(6)

Production/Executive Producer2023 You Brought Me the Ocean
Production/Executive Producer2019 Hyperdrive
Creator/Creator2019 Hyperdrive
Production/Executive Producer2017 Girlboss
Production/Executive Producer2017 Mindhunter

Additional Information

Full Name: Charlize Theron
Born: Thursday, 08/07 1975 (August) in Benoni, Gauteng (South Africa) (current age: 48 years + 52 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rabbit)
Languages: Afrikaans (AF, native language), English (EN, native language)
Children: Jackson Theron, August Theron
Other names for Charlize Theron (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Шарлиз Терон"
"ชาร์ลิซ เธอรอน"
"샤를리즈 테론"
"تشارليز ثيرون"
"Σαρλίζ Θερόν"
"Σαρλίζ Θέρον"
"Шарліз Терон"
Charlize Theron frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (38x, Actor)
Bill Hader (26x, Actor)
Kenan Thompson (26x, Actor)
Drew Barrymore (25x, Actress)
Kristen Wiig (24x, Actress)
Seth Rogen (24x, Actor)
Will Ferrell (22x, Actor)
Fred Armisen (22x, Actor)
Ben Stiller (21x, Actor)
Amy Poehler (20x, Actress)
Jimmy Fallon (19x, Actor)
Beth Kono (14x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:225, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/27/2023