Charlize Theron, a South African-born beauty, is best known for her impactful roles in films such as ‘Monster’ and ‘North Country’.
The charming actress and philanthropist Charlize was born on 7th August, 1975 in Benoni, South Africa.
Her parents Charles and Gerda were the co-owners of a road construction firm. At the age of 16, Charlize entered and also won the Johannesburg modeling contest.
She traveled to Italy in pursue of her modeling career. There she won the ‘International New Model Today’ competition.
Charlize later decided to pursue a career in acting instead. She made a bold move to shift to Los Angeles.