Happy 37th birthday, Charlize Theron!
In honor of the Oscar winner's big day, we dug up some little-known trivia about Charlize. Like, did you know she's a total babe?? Crazy, but true. Okay okay, let's get to the REAL trivia, shall we?
1. She began modeling at age 14
2. She trained as a ballet dancer at the Joffrey Ballet School in NYC, but her dancing career was cut short by a knee injury.
3. She turned down the lead in Pearl Harbor to star in Sweet November, which she ended up winning a 'Worst Actress' razzie for.
4. She gained 30 pounds for her Oscar winning role in Monster
5. She underwent hypnosis to quit smoking.
6. She suffers from OCD and cannot relax in a new house/hotel room until she's checked out every room, closet, drawer, etc.
7. She owns a Harley Davidson bike.
Which piece of Charlize trivia are you most surprised by??
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