Charlize Theron calls homeschooling “incredibly stressful” and says she prefers to make action movies
Charlize Theron calls homeschooling ‘incredibly stressful’ and says she prefers to make action movies ‘over and over’ rather than having to do it
Like many parents, this action star and Oscar winner faced a major challenge when she had to teach her children during quarantine this spring.
Charlize Theron spoke to Willie Geist for Sunday’s edition Today about the task of teaching her two adopted daughters Jackson, August 8 and 4, while also promoting her new Netflix movie The Old Guard, which falls on July 10.
The 44-year-old Monster actress said that during the pandemic, “the biggest challenge for me was home schooling only.
Tackling the Challenge: Charlize Theron spoke to Willie Geist for Today’s Sunday edition on the task of teaching her two adopted daughters Jackson, August 8 and 4, at home
“It was an incredibly stressful time for me,” she continued, before adding, “and I’ll make every action movie over and over before I go home!”
And action movies are a big part of Theron’s repertoire – in her latest movie The Old Guard she plays an immortal mercenary, and the trailer for the movie is filled to the brim with hand-to-hand combat plus a fair share of weapons. violence.
Additionally, one of the most notable roles of South African actress Furiosa was in the 2015 visionary film Mad Max: Fury Road, not to mention other projects such as Atomic Blonde and her involvement in the Fast And The Furious franchise.
Star power: The Monster actress said that during the pandemic, “ the biggest challenge for me was home schooling only ” while promoting her new Netflix movie The Old Guard (photo)
In May, the Young Adult star shared a photo from her early days of motherhood, when she posted a rare behind-the-scenes look of her with daughter Jackson on Mad Max’s set in 2015.
In sweet snap, new mom lets baby Jackson lean on her chest while she’s in a car covered in grease and dirt – her overall look for the gritty post-apocalyptic action thriller.
“I became a mom just before we started shooting,” Charlize endorsed the legacy. “At least my child will have the fun fact forever:” I spent most of the first year of my life on a war platform. “
In May: Theron shared a photo from her early days of motherhood, when she posted a rare behind-the-scenes photo of her with daughter Jackson on the set of Mad Max in 2015
In an interview with DailyMail.com last year, Charlize talked about her transgender daughter Jackson, who she adopted as a baby and originally introduced to the world as a boy.
“Yes, I also thought she was a boy,” said the actress. “Until she looked at me when she was three and said,” I’m not a boy! ‘
There you go! I have two beautiful daughters that I, like any parent, want to protect and see thrive.
In an interview with DailyMail.com last year: Charlize opened up about her transgender daughter Jackson, whom she originally introduced to the world as a boy (seen in 2015)
“They were born who they are and where in the world they both find themselves when they grow up, and who they want to be is not for me to decide.”
Charlize explained that her job as a parent is to “celebrate her daughter” and “love them” and “make sure they have everything they need to be what they want to be.
“And I will do everything I can to give my children that right and be protected in it.”
There you go! I have two beautiful daughters that I, like any parent, want to protect and thrive, ”said Charlize at the time; seen here online last month
Action star: Theron’s latest movie The Old Guard is coming to Netflix on July 10