Larger roles in widely released Hollywood films followed, and her career expanded in the late 1990s with box-office successes like The Devil's Advocate (1997), Mighty Joe Young (1998), and The Cider House Rules (1999).She also appeared on the cover of the May 1999 issue of Playboy magazine, in photos taken several years earlier when she was an unknown model; Theron unsuccessfully sued the magazine for publishing them without her consent.You can't do that part of the [character-creation] work when you're [in the middle of] making the film. In 2012, she starred in Ridley Scott's science fiction film Prometheus.In 2013, Vulture/NYMag named her the 68th Most Valuable Star in Hollywood saying: "We’re just happy that Theron can stay on the list in a year when she didn’t come out with anything …Ten-thousand pairs were given to destitute children, and a portion of the proceeds went to CTAOP.She has publicly stated that she refuses to get married until same sex marriage is legal in the United States.During rehearsals she drew an Ireland ball instead of France as a joke at the expense of FIFA, referring to Thierry Henry's handball controversy in the play-off match between France and Ireland.Following a two-year hiatus from the big screen, Theron returned to the spotlight in 2011 with Young Adult.
threatened both teenaged Charlize and her mother while drunk, physically attacking her mother. The shooting was legally adjudged to have been self-defence, and her mother faced no charges.
She has produced the television series Girlboss and Mindhunter.
She has also produced numerous films, many of which she starred in, including The Burning Plain (2008) and Dark Places (2015).
The project is committed to supporting community-engaged organizations that address the key drivers of the disease.
Although the geographic scope of CTAOP is Sub-Saharan Africa, the primary concentration has mostly been Charlize's home country of South Africa.