Latest Charlize Theron News

Box Office Top 20: 'Infinity War' adds $114.8 million

May. 7, 2018 6:16 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Avengers: Infinity War" did even better than expected in its second weekend in theaters, grossing an additional $114.8 million and bringing its domestic total to $453.1 million. In a distant second was "Overboard," a remake of the 1987 comedy starring Eugenio Derbez and Anna Faris,...

'Avengers: Infinity War' scores second best weekend 2 ever

May. 6, 2018 2:01 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After breaking opening weekend records, "Avengers: Infinity War" continued to dominate in its second weekend in theaters, but alternative programming like the romantic comedy "Overboard" also found an audience in what has historically been considered the "official" kick-off to the summer...

Q&A: Theron, Davis on kinship, Netflix and supportive actors

May. 3, 2018 10:40 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charlize Theron had wanted to work again with screenwriter Diablo Cody and director Jason Reitman since the movie "Young Adult," in which Theron got to play a true mess of a character — alcoholic, all-around stunted and viciously hilarious. So when Cody dreamed up the idea for...

Review: In 'Tully,' a rare close-up of postnatal motherhood

May. 2, 2018 2:57 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The title character of Jason Reitman's "Tully" descends not from the clouds, carried by an umbrella in the wind, but glides cheerfully through the front door on a black night. She arrives just as Marlo (Charlize Theron), the mother of two plus an unplanned-for newborn, is reaching the...

Here's what's playing this summer at the movies

Apr. 24, 2018 10:41 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dates are subject to change. APRIL "Avengers: Infinity War" (April 27) — The ultimate superhero mash-up, Iron Man, Black Panther, Captain America, Star Lord and all your Marvel favorites assemble to face the mad titan Thanos. "The Week Of" (on Netflix April 27) — Adam...

Summer Movie Preview: Hollywood roars back into action

Apr. 23, 2018 2:41 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Summer starts early this year in Hollywood with the potentially record-breaking release of "Avengers: Infinity War" Thursday, and the marquee Marvel superheroes couldn't be coming at a better time. The box office for the year is down nearly three percent, and the industry is looking to...

Theron's not leaving the US due to racism but is concerned

Apr. 18, 2018 12:23 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charlize Theron isn't leaving the United States over racism concerns. But the white South Africa-born actress, who has adopted a black daughter and son, says: "I am constantly concerned about the safety of my kids. I don't know a parent who's not." Theron was quoted in an Elle magazine...