Sunday, August 15, 2010
Benoni, South Africa, 1975) South African Actress, considered one of most beautiful and competent of the present. Unique daughter of Gerda and Charles Theron, a propietary German and a French of a constructor of highways, Charlize Theron studied classic ballet in Johannesburg from the six years and to the thirteen his she entered it mother in a boarding school so that she did not coexist in a familiar atmosphere more and more rarefied by the augmenting fights of the pair. But during a visit to their house, the 21 of June of 1991, was witness of the fatal outcome of history, when her mother killed to her father of a firing before an attempt of aggression of this one, in intoxication state. To thus the jury understood it, that he judged the case like homicide in self-defense, and acquited the woman, who, once frees, became to marry, sold his company and he moved to Los Angeles. Just a short time later, the death in an accident of a stepbrother of the actress would return to sink to the family in the tragedy. Charlize Theron Besides dancing, Charlize worked like model from the adolescence. With fifteen years already it had reached meter seventy and seven of stature and it did not cost concerted effort to him to overcome in a contest of top models whose prize consisted of a stay of a year in Milan, contracted by an Italian designer. Aside from the footbridges, a scope that did not leave absolutely in spite of confessing that it has never liked the profession, became a very well-known figure in international the advertising circuits, mainly after carrying out, some years later, the celebrated announcement of Martini in which to a young person (she) to him it is frayed the dress until showing good part of his anatomy. In 1993, after a parade in Manhattan, it decided to remain in the United States and to lead back his dancing race. Immediately Ballet was admitted by the New York's Joffrey, del that comprised during a year, until an injury in a knee prevented him to follow in the dance. A new life in the Coast the West Animated by its mother, the West with its new family moved then to the Coast. The luck wanted that weeks later, while discussed heatedly before a window of a bank of Hollywood Boulevard because they refused to pay a check to him, saw the artistic agent it John Crosby, who, dazzled before its stunning presence, asked to him if never it had considered to work in the cinema and it left his card him. Its appearance could not be more opportune, so once made the inquiries pertinent and verify that it was really “a serious” representative of artists (Rene Russo and John Hurt they were some of represented his), became his mánager. Despite its reluctance, its accent forced to afrikáner it to continue with the publicity while it took lessons to correct it and classes of interpretation. It was then when the announcement arose from Martini, and made sufficient money like allowing a life without pressures while it went to casting after another one. To the first (1995) lived it deception to the being rejected in favor of Elizabeth Berkley to carry out Showgirl, but the sonorous world-wide failure of films did not take in repaying it. A brief paper in Two days in the valley (1996), films of John Herzfeld carried out by James Spader and Jeff Daniels, marked its debut in the cinema. In the ceremony of the Oscars of 2004 Next own it chose it to Tom Hanks for his prime opera like director, The Wonders (1996), and this caused his intervention in Hollywood Confidential (1997), telefilme directed by Reynaldo Villalobos, and you do not lose the judgment (1997), of Jonathan Lynn, before obtaining its first roll of spread in Agreeing with the devil (1997), thriller of Taylor Hackford in which it acted next to Keanu Reeves and To the Pacino. But neither this one nor their following work, a production of familiar consumption of the factory Disney, My great Joe friend (1998), of Rum Underwood, had the impact of their appearance like top model in Celebrity (1998), of Woody Allen. Actress of recognized talent After this experience the one began that would be its first great year with the face of the terror (1999), films of science-fiction directed by Rand Ravich that it cocarried out with Johnny Depp, and continued with the adaptation of the novel of John Irving the norms of the house of the cider (1999), of Lasse Hallström, next to Tobey Maguire and Michael Caine, film whose candidacies to the Oscars were the best showcase for their imminent conversion in great star. Its sentimental life, meanwhile, ran without scandals nor importance in the specialized magazines, in spite of having well-known personages. According to the actress, this is thus thanks to the fact that it has known to put limits, and the certain thing is that she has appeared photographed more next to his mother or her better friend, the star of the television Ivana Milicevic, that with its fianc2es. After a quite lasting relation with Craig Bierko, during vacations with his family in Hawaii it attended a concert of the group Thir Eye Blind and knew one his components, the singer Stephen Jenkins, to whom was ligature also long time. Already free fastenings, in the autumn of 2002 it knew, during the Catched running of (2002), to which it would be his new pair, Irish actor Stuart Townsend. With him it shared credits in this film of Luis Mandoki, and, more ahead, in Head in the clouds (2004), of John Duigan, it films in whom gives to life in order desire of his real fianc2e and the Penélope Spanish Cross. Its surprising characterization of an assassin in series in films Monster (2003), of Patty Jenkins, confirmed its appreciable talent and it was worth to him, except for other awards, the Bear of Silver of the Festival the International of Cinema of Berlin, the Globe of Gold and the Oscar of the Academy from Hollywood to the best interpretation protagonist.