Born: August 07,1975 Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa
Height: 5 feet 9 inches
Biography: Charlize Theron is a South African-American model and actress. She started her career as a model. Her debut into Hollywood was with the film 2 Days in the Valley (1996), where she plays a supporting role. Her big break was with the movie The Devil’s Advocate (1997) starring Al Pacino and Keanu Reeves. Her movies also include The Cider House Rules, Mighty Joe Young, Reindeer Games, The Yards, The Legend of Bagger Vance, Aeon Flux, Snow White and the Hunstman, Hancock, Prometheus and Men of Honor. Theron played the character of a serial killer in the movie Monster (2003), which won her the Oscar Award for Best Actress, thus making her the first African to win this category. For Monster, Theron also won the Screen Actor’s Guild Award and Golden Globe Award. For the movie North Country, she received Best Actress Academy Award and Golden Globe Award nominations. Her role in the movie Young Adult (2011) won her a Golden Globe nomination.