Charlize Theron: 15 Things You Didn’t Know (Part 1)

Charlize Theron is believed to be one of the most beautiful actresses alive today. Although she has stayed in the limelight for practically 20 years, there’s a good number of things most people don’t know. Here are just some of those things. Stay tuned for the next part of this article, which is coming soon!

Number Fifteen: She Broke a Record

When Charlize Theron won her Oscar for Best Actress, she also became the first South African actress to do so. This is great for the people of her nation, and hopefully this means that more people will be able to do this in the future because she helped paved the way for them.

Number Fourteen: She Was Bullied

It may be hard to believe, but when Charlize Theron was younger, she was bullied a lot. This occurred especially in high school, where she wore glasses and supposedly wasn’t liked very much by the boys in her grade. Let this be a testament that bullies suck pretty much everywhere in the world.

Number Thirteen: She Learned the American Accent With This Method

Like most actresses, this Afrikan woman had to learn the American accent in order to try to break into the industry. She did so by watching TV shows and American films, as well as listening to American music. That’s quite efficient!

Number Twelve: One of Her First Best Friends Was an Animal

Growing up, this actress wasn’t very popular at all, at least with humans. On the farm she was raised, her pet goat named Bok had become her best friend, which she revealed in an interview

Number Eleven: Will Smith Punched Charlize Theron

Years ago, Charlize Theron worked with Will Smith. When they were working on fighting skills, in his boxing demonstration, Smith accidentally punched her. That must have been quite the moment!

Number Ten: Her Mother Was a Model

Early in her life, Charlize Theron’s mother entered a modelling competition, and when she won it, she went to Milan to pursue it as a career. It’s easy to see now where she gets her beauty from.

Number Nine: She Saw Her Father Being Killed

Unfortunately like many here on this Earth, Charlize Theron had an alcoholic and extremely abusive father. Her mother was put in a place where she had to kill him with a gun in order to protect herself and Charlize from him when he assaulted them. That must have been a terrifying experience that no one should have to go through.

There’s much more to this actress that people aren’t aware of. Stay tuned for part 2, coming soon!