Charlize Theron

Total Box Office:
 $884.0M
Highest Rated:
93% That Thing You Do! (1996)
Lowest Rated:
10% Aeon Flux (2005)
Birthday:
Aug 7
Birthplace:
Benoni, South Africa
Bio:
As legend has it, Charlize Theron was discovered by an agent while fighting with a bank manager on Hollywood Boulevard. Eighteen and starving, Theron purportedly got into the argument after the manager refused to cash her check. The outburst caught the agent's attention, and eight months later…

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Community Photos (237)

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Dark Places
  • Actor
-- 2015
Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Actor
-- 2015
Lady Vengeance
  • Actor
-- 2014
Sympathy for Lady Vengeance
  • Actor
-- 2014
A Million Ways to Die in the West
  • Actor
-- 2014
Angels in Exile
  • Actor
-- 2013
48% Snow White and the Huntsman
  • Ravenna
$155.1M 2012
73% Prometheus
  • Meredith Vickers
$126.5M 2012
Snow White and the Huntsman (Extended Version)
  • Actor
-- 2012
80% Young Adult
  • Mavis Gary
$16.3M 2011
75% The Road
  • Wife
$8.0M 2009
49% Astro Boy (AstroBoy)
  • "Our Friends" Narrator
$19.5M 2009
41% Hancock
  • Mary
$227.9M 2008
17% Sleepwalking
  • Producer
  • Joleen
-- 2008
35% The Burning Plain
  • Sylvia
$58.7k 2008
53% Battle in Seattle
  • Ella Anderson
$0.1M 2007
75% East of Havana
  • Producer
-- 2007
Ferris Wheel
  • Actor
-- 2007
73% In the Valley of Elah
  • Det. Emily Sanders
$6.6M 2007
68% North Country
  • Josey Aimes
$18.3M 2005
Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters
  • Actor
-- 2005
10% Aeon Flux
  • Aeon Flux
$25.9M 2005
76% The Life and Death of Peter Sellers
  • Britt Ekland
-- 2004
15% Head in the Clouds
  • Gilda Besse
$0.2M 2004
82% Monster
  • Aileen Wuornos
$34.2M 2003
73% The Italian Job
  • Stella Bridger
$106.0M 2003
18% Trapped
  • Mrs. Karen Jennings
$6.9M 2002
33% 15 Minutes
  • Rose Hearn
$24.2M 2001
Captured on Film: The True Story of Marion Davies
  • Narrator
-- 2001
16% Sweet November
  • Sara Deever
$24.4M 2001
13% Waking Up in Reno
  • Candy
$0.1M 2001
45% The Curse of the Jade Scorpion
  • Laura Kensington
$6.8M 2001
Captured on Film: The True Story of Marion Davies
  • Actor
-- 2001
43% The Legend of Bagger Vance
  • Adele Invergordon
$30.4M 2000
25% Reindeer Games (Deception)
  • Ashley
-- 2000
41% Men of Honor
  • Gwen
$46.2M 2000
64% The Yards
  • Erica Stoltz
$0.4M 2000
71% The Cider House Rules
  • Candy
-- 1999
16% The Astronaut's Wife
  • Jillian Armacost
-- 1999
52% Mighty Joe Young
  • Jill Young
-- 1998
41% Celebrity
  • Supermodel
-- 1998
43% Trial and Error
  • Billie Tyler
-- 1997
Hollywood Confidential
  • Actor
-- 1997
66% The Devil's Advocate
  • Mary Ann Lomax
-- 1997
60% 2 Days in the Valley
  • Helga Svelgen
-- 1996
93% That Thing You Do!
  • Tina
-- 1996
Children of the Corn 3 - Urban Harvest
  • Young Woman
-- 1994


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
78% Arrested Development
2003-2013
  • Rita
2005

Charlize Theron Trivia

Charlize Theron is, technically, African. She was born and raised in South Africa until the age of 13 she headed for boarding school. Charlize's first and native language is Afrikaans.
- submitted by Shana H (3 years ago)

Quotes from Charlize Theron's Characters

    1. Rannulph Junuh: Is there somethin' you wanna tell me?
    2. Adele Invergordon: Well, I'm tryin' to think of how to say it, Junuh, There is a purpose to this visit... and that's to apologize. But I'm not a naturally apologetic woman, so it takes me a little longer to get my thoughts in order.
    From The Legend of Bagger Vance. Submitted by Alyssa B (2 months ago)
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