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Charlize Theron is a South African and American actress, producer, director, and fashion model. Her career jump started in the 1990s, appearing in the films The Devil's Advocate, Mighty Joe Young and The Cider House Rules.
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For her role as Aileen Wuornos in Monster, Theron won the Silver Bear, Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, and Academy Award for Best Actress among several other accolades. Theron has also transitioned into the field of producing, both in television and film, with Monster, East of Havana, Sleepwalking, The Burning Plain and Dark Places.
For her performance in North Country in 2005, she received Academy Award and Golden Globe Award nominations. She also received a Golden Globe Award nomination for her performance in Young Adult in 2011. In 2012, she appeared in Snow White and the Huntsman and Prometheus, both of which did very well in the box office.
Theron became a U.S. citizen in 2007, while retaining her South African citizenship. She can be seen in Seth MacFarlane's A Million Ways to Die in the West, in theaters now.
Here are the top 10 films of Charlize Theron.