Although The Hollywood star Charlize Theron has not had a live-in romance for 10 years – but she announced never again wants to live with another partner. Charlize, 44, thinks it’s much more important to focus on raising her two children
The outspoken actress said: “I don’t know if I’ll ever be able to live with somebody again.. I’ve never felt alone.”
And she laughed off suggestions that she is scared of romance and love.She continued: “My life right now just doesn’t allow for a lot of room for something like that to happen – something that’s already incredibly difficult to achieve when you’re not a single mum.”
Charlize last cohabited full time with Irish actor boyfriend Stuart Townsend. They were engaged, but broke up in 2010.Her last boyfriend was actor Sean Penn. They split up in 2015 and Charlize said that I did not get married to Sean” .
Sean recently married Leila George.
Charlize is starring in Netflix ’s smash hit film The Old Guard and hopes to make a sequel which could make her the highest paid woman in Hollywood.In the movie, she plays Andy, a member of a covert team of immortal mercenaries.She has also acted in movies Atomic Blonde and Mad Max: Fury Road.
Looking back at lockdown Charlize says playing hardgals in action movies was much easier than teaching daughters Jackson, eight, and August, four, during lockdown.
Charlize’s adopted girls are African-American, and the star found looking after them at a time when Black Lives Matter hit the headlines a new experience.She said: “I want them to grow up in a world where they see themselves, and have an awareness that they can be, whomever they want to be. ”
She won her Best Actress Oscar in 2004 for her stunning portrayal of real-life serial killer Aileen Wuornos in Monster.This year she was nominated for the award, as well as a BAFTA, for her portrayal of a real-life heroine.
Charlize first played an action girl in 2005 sci-fi movie Aeon Flux, but it was not a box office success.But then she played action girl Furiosa in Mad Max: Fury Road and said about it : “That changed the trajectory and changed the genre and narrative for women at the core.
Despite her huge success and her tough girl image, Charlize still claims she is terrified of failing.She said: “I think that the essence I put forward is that there is no fear. But my career is completely motivated by fear… I’m very good at covering it up.”