Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron
Real Name/Full Name Charlize Theron
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Charlize Theron
Birth Place: Benoni, South Africa
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 7 August 1975
Age/How Old: 48 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimeter – 177 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
Weight: In Kilograms – 55 Kg
In Pounds – 121 lbs
Eye Color: Green
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents Name: Father –Charles Jacobus Theron
Mother – Gerda Jacoba Aletta Maritz
Siblings: N/A
School: National School of the Arts in Johannesburg
College: Joffrey Ballet School in New York City
Religion: Kabbalah
Nationality: South African-American
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Boyfriend: Stuart Townsend (2002–2010); Sean Penn (2013–2015)
Husband/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: Jackson Theron (adopted);  August Theron (Adopted)
Profession: Actress, Producer, Animal Right Activist
Net Worth: $180 Million
Last Updated: June 2024

Charlize Theron, an African -American Actress, is popularly known for her fine talent and hard work. She is drop-dead gorgeous and is a reward holder of numerous achievements. She is one of the brightest stars of this era and is an epitome of beauty and talents for millions more to come. She has won billion of hearts through her acting.

Well, how well do you know about Charlize Theron? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Charlize Theron’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Charlize Theron to date.

Biography and Early Life

Charlize Theron was born in Benoni, a town near Johannesburg situated in South Africa, on 7th Aug 1975. She is the only child of her parents – Charles Jacobus Theron (father) and Gerda Jacoba Aletta. She was raised in an Afrikaans family; however, her mother had Dutch, French, and German ancestry.

Her father was a psycho alcoholic who used to beat his wife and teen daughter. On one fine day, his father came home to kill his own family. However, her mother shot him dead. She didn’t face any charges as it was considered an act of self-defense.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Charlize Theron in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Charlize Theron’s age is 48 years old as of today’s date 17th June 2024 having been born on 7 August 1975. Though, she is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 177 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 121 lbs in Pound and 55kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Green and hair color is Blonde.


She attended Purfotein Primary School for her early education. She was migrated to a boarding school later. She undertook her graduation from “National School of Arts” in Johannesburg. Though her first language is African, she knows to speak English too.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Charlize was romantically linked with a few men in her life. Firstly she dated Stuart Townshend – an Irish student. The couple lived together for a few years but finally decided to split. Then, she was engaged with Sean Penn (actor), but then after two years, they parted their ways on mutual consideration.

She had also adopted two children- Jackson Theron (adopted) and August Theron (Adopted).

Is Charlize Theron Lesbian?

Charlize is straight; hence she isn’t lesbian or gay. She had never married but has dated a few men in her life and has also adopted two children.

Professional Career

Earlier in her career, she wanted to be a dancer, but unfortunately, she has ended up trying her luck in acting due to her knee injury. She went to Los Angeles for auditions, but her African accent became a restriction in her career. To hide her accent, she watched many American movies and ended up having an American accent.

In 1995, she made her debut in “Children of the Corn III.” In 1996, she was featured in “Two days in the valley” and “That thing you do.” As she got some fame in Hollywood, she got featured in “The Devil’s Advocate” and Al Pacino and Keanu Reeves in 1997. In 1998, she earned two films, and in 1999 she got roles in notable films like “The Astronaut’s Wife” and “The Cider House Rules.” In 2003, she was cast opposite Mark Wahlberg in the heist thriller called “The Italian Job.” She got transformed from screen beauty to acclaimed actress due to her gritty and gripping performance in the movie “Monster.” Also, She received an Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for this movie.

After this, she gave terrific performances back to back and received a massive amount of love from her fans worldwide.


Charlize Theron is a popular actress and producer and has received some notable awards which are listed below:

  • In 2003, she received Chicago Film Critics Association Awards for Best Actress.
  • In 2004, she received an Academy Award for Best Actress.
  • In 2004, she was awarded the Berlin International Film Festival in the Silver Bear Best Actress category.
  • In 2004, she was awarded Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in Motion Picture- Drama.
  • In 2005, she received the Hollywood Film Award for Best Actress of the year.
  • In 2005, she received the Hall of Walk of Fame Award.
  • She is an Oscar award winner for her performance in the Monster movie.
  • She has also received many other awards. In total, she has won 25 awards and 70 nominations in various categories.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Charlize Theron in 2024

Charlize Theron Net Worth
Charlize Theron Net Worth

Charlize Theron, a famous actress, and producer, has a total net worth of $180 million as of 2024.  She has earned this wealth by acting in some well-known hit movies across the industry. It is rumored that she has already signed some big deals with movie franchises for future projects. She is also an animal activist from where she makes some of her fortunes.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • She grew up taking care of animals and feeding livestock.
  • While growing up, she learned Afrikaans, which is a Dutch dialect.
  • She had jaundice at a very early age.
  • She has a great fascination with traveling from a very early age.
  • She wants to be a professional dancer, but she ended up as an actress due to her knee injury.

Charlize Theron is a famous actress, dancer, and model who was born in Johannesburg. She is a very talented girl both in dancing and acting. She suffered a lot during her early life, and that made her so tough and healthy person. She is very passionate about her art and always determent to do her best every time. After all the struggle, she managed to receive an Oscar as well for her performance in the movie “Monster.”


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