Expecting to meet the latest in a conveyer belt of starlets, instead I found a confident and outspoken young woman who refused pigeonholing.An only child raised on a dirt farm in South Africa, near Benoni, she had been a ballet dancer and teenage model before signing to her first manager after he overheard her loudly rowing with a stubborn bank-teller in Los Angeles.
Author KEN FOLLETT's epic bestseller PILLARS OF THE EARTH is to be turned into an ambitious new TV series, starring IAN MCSHANE, RUFUS SEWELL and DONALD SUTHERLAND.
Born on August 7, 1975, in the town of Benoni, Charlize originally spoke Afrikaans.
Her heavy accent hindered the aspiring thespian when she first started out, and she admits fearing she'd never make it in Tinseltown.
The eight-hour, million (£25 million) 'event' will premiere...
DONALD SUTHERLAND and his son ROSSIF are teaming up on film for the first time in an upcoming romantic comedy.