best-known for her portrayal as serial killer Aileen Wuornos in the film Monster which won her an Academy Award for Best Actress.
Theron was born on august 7 1975 in Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa. Her father, Charles Theron, was a construction company owner of French Huguenot descent. Her mother, Gerda, is of German descent and took over her husband's business after his death. Theron became a naturalized citizen of the United States in 2007.
Name: Charlize Theron
Birth Date: 07-08-1975
Birth Place: Benoni, South Africa
Profession: actress, producer
Years active; 1995 - present
partner(s): Stephan Jenkins (1998-2001)
Stuart Townsend (2001-present)