Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron is a talented South African-American actress who has received several accolades including an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award.

Bio & Family
Name Charlize Theron
Birth Name Charlize Theron
DOB August 7, 1975
Place of Birth Benoni, South Africa
Age 44
Father’s Name Charles Theron
Mother’s Name Gerda (née Maritz)
Siblings No
Brother/s No
Sister/s No
Nationality South African-American
Ethnicity Mixed
Religion Christianity
High School Putfontein Primary School
College/University National School of the Arts
Career & Net Worth
Profession Actress, Producer
Career 1995- present
Known For Monster
Net Worth $160 million
Salary NA
Notable Credits Recipient of several accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, an American Cinematheque Award, and the Silver Bear for Best Actress
Personal Life
Gay/Lesbian No
Relationship Status Single
Husband/Wife Not Yet
Boyfriend/Girlfriend Stephan Jenkins (ex), Stuart Townsend (ex), Sean Penn (ex)
Engaged December 2014 (Sean)
Wedding Date Not Yet
Children 2 (adopted)
Son/s Jackson
Daughter/s August
Divorce No
Body Measurements
Height 5 feet 9½ inches (1.77 meters)
Weight 121 pounds (55 kg)
Measurements 36-24-36 inches
Shoe Size 9.5 (US)
Hair Color Dyed Blonde
Eye Color Green
  • Charlie’s father was an alcoholic and used to abuse and threaten her mother.
  • He used to physically attacked her mother at the time of drunk.
  • Her great-great-uncle was Daniel Theron, who was the Second Boer War military leader.
  • The artist is from an Afrikaner family, and her ancestry includes Dutch as well as French and German.
  • She is fluent in English, and her first language is Afrikaans.
  • The actress became a naturalized citizen of the United States while retaining her South African citizenship.