Charlize Theron – South African actress
Charlize Theron by Terry Richardson for Esquire Magazine UK July 2014
Charlize Theron (born 7 August 1975) is a South African actress who currently holds United States citizenship. She rose to fame in the late 1990s following roles in The Devil’s Advocate (1997), Mighty Joe Young (1998), and The Cider House Rules (1999). Theron won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her portrayal of serial killer Aileen Wuornos in Monster (2003), becoming the first African to win an Academy Award in a major acting category. In recent years she has also moved into the field of producing, both in television and film.
She received further Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations for her performance in North Country in 2005, and a Golden Globe nomination for her performance in Young Adult in 2011. In 2012 she appeared in Snow White & the Huntsman and Prometheus. Theron became a US citizen in 2007, while retaining her South African citizenship.
More on Celeb Shot .CO:[display-posts categorie=”actress” posts_per_page=”5″]
Charlize Theron by Terry Richardson for Esquire Magazine UK July 2014: