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Double-crossed while sent to collect stolen intelligence in East Germany, elusive secret agent Charlize Theron (Mad Max: Fury Road, The Fate of the Furious) unleashes a deadly arsenal of skills in ATOMIC BLONDE, the adrenaline pumping, stylish spy-thriller, coming to Digital on October 24, 2017 and 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray , DVD and On Demand on November 14, 2017, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Adapted from Antony Johnson’s graphic novel, The Coldest City, the explosive film set in the late eighties takes viewers on a high-stakes chase as Theron attempts to escape Berlin. The 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray , DVD and Digital versions include commentary from the cast, filmmakers, stunt performers and fight coordinators, plus behind-the-scenes features that take viewers inside the making of the film’s intense stunt choreography.
Oscar-winner Charlize Theron stars as elite MI6’s most lethal assassin and the crown jewel of her Majesty’s secret intelligence service, Lorraine Broughton, in ATOMIC BLONDE. When she’s sent on a covert mission into Cold War Berlin, she must use all of the spycraft, sensuality and savagery she has to stay alive in the ticking time bomb of a city simmering with revolution and double-crossing hives of traitors. Broughton must navigate her way through a deadly game of spies to recover a priceless dossier while fighting ferocious killers along the way in this breakneck action-thriller from director David Leitch (Deadpool 2, John Wick). Theron is joined by James McAvoy (Split, X-Men: First Class), Sofia Boutella (The Mummy, Star Trek Beyond) and John Goodman (Transformers: The Last Knight, Patriots Day) in what critics are calling “the best spy movie in years,” Shawn Edwards, FOX-TV.
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- Welcome to Berlin The ultimate setting for a Cold War spy thriller, Berlin becomes a character of its own. Go behind THE WALL for this making-off.
- Blondes Have More Gun Lorraine Broughton has one impressive set of skills. See what it took for Charlize Theron to fully transform herself into this tenacious character.
- Spymaster David Leitch spins the spy genre on its head through exemplary action sequences and complex characters. Hear from cast and crew what it was like to work with this cutting edge director.
- Anatomy of a Fight Scene Director David Leitch breaks down the incredibly detailed long-take stairwell shot in thisanatomy of a fight scene.
- Story in Motion: Agent Broughton See Agent Broughton as you never have before in these motion storyboards.
- Story in Motion: The Chase Gascoigne is on the run. Find out who’s after him in this motion storyboard.
- Feature Commentary with Director David Leitch and Editor Elisabet Ronaldsdottir
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She has lost 35lbs since she finished filming the movie Tully.
And on Tuesday morning in Los Angeles, Charlize Theron showed just how she did it: with grueling workout sessions.
The 42-year-old Academy Award-winning actress showed off her slender frame in short shorts and a tank top emblazoned with the word ‘knockout’ across the front in big bold lettering as she sweated it out with a personal trainer.
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Leggy lady! Charlize Theron took to the streets for a hillside sweat session in Los Angeles on Tuesday morning
In July she told Variety that losing the weight now was harder than when she was in her twenties.
That was when she added 40lbs for the 2003 film Monster, which won her an Academy Award.
‘It was brutal in every sense,’ she said. ‘This time around, I really felt it in my health. The sugar put me in a massive depression. I was sick. I couldn’t lose the weight. I called my doctor and I said, “I think I’m dying!” And he’s like, “No, you’re 41. Calm down.”‘
She must work out: The 42-year-old Academy Award-winning actress showed off her slender frame in short shorts and a tank top emblazoned with the word ‘knockout’ across the front in big bold lettering
On Tuesday Charlize was in high spirits as she walked down the hill to warm up her body by the curb for the outdoor workout.
The Fate Of The Furious star walked confidently wearing a graphic tank top with the word ‘knockout’ proudly splashed across her chest.
Showing off the fruits of her labor, the Devil’s Advocate actress sported blue Under Armour running shorts with a white fabric paneling along the side.
Drop it down low! Showing off the fruits of her labor, the Monster actress sported blue Under Armour running shorts with a white fabric paneling along the side
Stretch it out! The South African-native bended and stretched her legs before embarking on her morning routine
The South African-native stretched her legs before embarking on her morning routine.
She wore a pair of black trainers and small white ankle socks for her outdoor adventure with a personal trainer.
Charlize flexed and pointed her toes along the painted curb before hopping into conditioning her body.
Muscles! Charlize flexed and pointed her toes along the painted curb before hopping into conditioning her body
Pre-workout! She wore a pair of black trainers and small white ankle socks for her outdoor adventure with a personal trainer
Go Cubs! Charlize sported a royal blue Chicago Cubs snap-back baseball cap that featured the team’s classic red C logo
The Snow White And The Huntsman starlet tied back her short blonde locks into a tiny bun.
She sported a royal blue Chicago Cubs snap-back baseball cap that featured the team’s classic red C logo.
Her male trainer wore a pair of long black shorts and a white T-shirt for getting the actress into motion.
No joke! The fit actress performed all of her own stunts as she starred as an elite spy in the action flick Atomic Blonde
The fit actress performed all of her own stunts as she starred as an elite spy in the action flick Atomic Blonde.
Notoriously private with her personal life, Charlize is the mother to two children, son Jackson was adopted in 2012 and daughter August was adopted in 2015.
Theron will soon begin filming the Jonathan Levine-directed romantic comedy Flarsky alongside funny man Seth Rogen.
She’s also set to star in the film Gringo alongside Thandie Newton and recently finished filming the comedy Tully with Ron Livingston.
Angelic: Theron will soon begin filming the Jonathan Levine-directed romantic comedy Flarsky alongside funny man Seth Rogen; seen at the Berlin premiere of her film Atomic Blonde in July
Notoriously private with her personal life, Charlize is the mother to two children, son Jackson was adopted in 2012 and daughter August was adopted in 2015; seen here at the Las Vegas Mayweather-McGregor fight in August
Is Katie Holmes furious about Jamie Foxx and Charlize Theron allegedly flirting at last month’s Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor boxing match? One of the news tabloids claims Holmes is jealous of the supposed PDA at the sporting event, but Gossip Cop has the truth.
Foxx and Theron sat together at the Mayweather-McGregor fight in Las Vegas, prompting In Touch to insist Holmes is upset about their interaction. A supposed “eyewitness” at the arena tells the magazine, “Jamie was all over Charlize in front of thousands of people. They were giggling and flirting all night. At one point, Jamie gave Charlize a massage, rubbing her back and shoulders.” The outlet’s dubious insider adds, “Charlize liked it so much that she actually pulled her hair up so he could rub her neck.”
The seemingly phony source goes on to say Holmes “was angry and really hurt” when she heard about the actor’s alleged dalliance with Theron, adding, “Katie is very much in love with Jamie and has always wanted to be exclusive with him. But he treats her like a booty call.” The “insider” continues, “This is the ultimate insult for Katie. Jamie needs to be more respectful or he will lose her for good.”
But Gossip Cop checked in with a source close to Holmes, who exclusively assures us she wasn’t jealous of Foxx and Theron sitting together at the boxing match. A separate insider further tells us Foxx and Theron have been friends for years and weren’t getting touchy-feely during the fight. This is simply a non-story designed to create a nonexistent love triangle.
Unfortunately, In Touch has repeatedly published phony stories regarding the nature of Foxx and Holmes’ relationship, so this latest fabrication isn’t surprising. Gossip Cop previously busted the tabloid for falsely claiming Foxx was renting out Dinseyland for a date night with the actress. We also previously called out the publication for wrongly reporting Holmes and Foxx were getting secretly married. This latest article throwing Theron into the mix is equally bogus.
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Politics, the hunger for power, and corrupt government officials scrambling for mineral-rich territories spawned civil war in Africa and created conflict zones where the scale of destruction is unimaginable.
Hundreds and thousands of people have been slaughtered in military coups or emotionally destroyed through rape and gender-based violence or have been victims of unspeakable human rights violations.
The civilians who managed to survive the decimation were forced to flee to safety from rebels sowing terror in their regions, making up more than nine million refugees and internally displaced people without resources to form a new life. It is a suffering that knows no end.
The Last Face is brought to the screen by a group of filmmakers and actors who coincidentally all happen to be humanitarians in their own right and unquestionably this resonance was their motivation to work with the very difficult material.
The film is about the love affair between Dr. Wren Petersen (Charlize Theron), director of an international aid organization, and Dr. Miguel Leon (Javier Bardem), a relief-aid doctor.
Set against war-torn Liberia, Miguel and Wren must find a way to keep their relationship alive in extraordinarily difficult conditions battling their mutual passion for the value of life matched by the intensity of their diametrically opposed opinions on how best to solve the conflict that surrounds them.
Directed by two-time Academy Award® winner Sean Penn, The Last Face also stars Jared Harris, and celebrated French actors Jean Reno and Adèle Exarchopoulos.
An activist himself and champion of refugees, Javier Bardem co-produced and starred in Sons of the Clouds: The Last Colony, a film documenting how the colonization of the Western Sahara has left nearly 200,000 people living in refugee camps.
The development process of getting the picture off the ground was just 13 months. Bardem, already on board, was speaking about actors to play opposite him in the role of Wren. First and foremost on the list happened to be Charlize Theron, who apart from being an extraordinary actor is also a humanitarian who runs her own NGO that helps AIDS orphans in South Africa. She was a perfect contrast, both physically and emotionally to Javier.
The Last Face opens exclusively in Ayala Malls Cinemas on Sept. 13.
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She juggles a glittering Hollywood film career with motherhood to two adorable children.
And Charlize Theron looked truly content as she stepped out with toddler daughter August in Los Angeles on Saturday.
The 42-year-old Oscar winning actress looked casually chic for the outing, going braless in a navy halterneck dress with a racy split up one thigh which showed off her toned legs.
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Chic: Charlize Theron looked truly content as she stepped out with toddler daughter August in Los Angeles on Saturday
Cinched in at the waist with a belt, the elegant dress flaunted the star’s lithe physique.
She accessorised with a slate grey panama hat and traded in the heels for comfy sandal.
Her pretty features were enhanced with a light dusting of make-up.
Sharing a special moment with August, who she adopted in July 2015, the proud mother held her little girl in the air and smiled, with August looking adorable in a red dress.
Cute: Sharing a special moment with August, who she adopted in July 2015, the proud mother, 42, held her little girl in the air and smiled, with August looking adorable in a red dress
Charlize was spotted helping with a lemonade stand which was supporting the hurricane relief fund
Clearly a devoted mother, Charlize was spotted picking August up from an LA preschool on Thursday.
The star also adopted son Jackson in March 2012.
Going home with mum!Clearly a devoted mother, Charlize was spotted picking August up from an LA preschool on Thursday
The South African beauty looked lovely in a black tank paired with a set of distressed denim.
Charlize was comfortable in a pair of Birkenstock sandals, which coordinated perfectly with her casual chic look.
The pretty blonde wore her chin-length hair down and accessorized with a set of shades and a thin bracelet.
Little August looked adorable in a print top, white shorts and sneakers.
Casually chic: The South African beauty looked lovely in a black tank paired with a set of distressed denim
Not present during her trip to the preschool was the star’s eldest son, Jackson, six.
The Atomic Blonde star is a single parent to both her children, whom she adopted in 2012 and 2015.
In an April interview with Ellen, the star spoke of her kids, and credits ‘the incredible village’ it takes to raise them.
How does she do it? The Atomic Blonde star is a single parent to August and son Jackson, six. She is pictured with August on Thursday
‘I’m a single mom and I have an incredible village that helps me raise these two beautiful kids,’ she began.
‘In the mornings I have them alone and they kind of work against each other sometimes. One kind of decides to freak out and then both decides to freak out, I don’t know why they decide to do that. You think they’d stand there and be considerate like, “well that one is freaking out right now, I’m not gonna freak out.” They don’t do that.’
‘I’m an only child so I didn’t grow up with siblings and so I had no idea the beauty that siblings have with each other. Like it really is one of the most incredible things I’ve ever witnessed. To see how much they love each other and to see how much they’re excited to see each other. They’re so in love with each other, it’s really beautiful.’
Charlize can next be seen in three films, Gringo, Flarsky and Tully, out next year.
That’s how she does it: In an April interview with Ellen , the star spoke of her kids, and credits ‘the incredible village’ it takes to raise them
Actresses Gal Gadot and Charlize Theron have a lot in common. They’re both beauties (Theron, a former model; Gadot, a former beauty queen) who can hold their own with the tough boys on screen. They both owe a lot to director Patty Jenkins (who was behind both Gadot’s Wonder Woman and Theron’s Monster). They both, incidentally, were on the cover of W this year.
So maybe it shouldn’t be a surprise that sometimes Hollywood has considered them both for the same roles. In fact, as Gadot recently revealed, she was the second choice for a role that ended up going to Theron instead.
While appearing on The Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter podcast, Gadot recounted how close she came to landing various roles before finally landing her breakthrough, star-making gig in Wonder Woman.
“I had so many almosts for big, great things, but I was never a big enough name,” Gadot said. “It was always me and the big name.”
“I was runner-up for Mad Max with Charlize,” she further revealed.
Theron, of course, played Imperator Furiosa, the rogue soldier on a mission, in Mad Max: Fury Road. Theron’s performance was singled out as one of the highlights in a movie that was already quite well-received critically. Though, Gadot doesn’t have any misgiving about the situation. It’s just how Hollywood works.
“Charlize, I love,” she added. “It’s funny, because we have Patty Jenkins in common. I have a few things [in common] with her.”
Indeed, Theron also claimed this year that Jenkins did approach her about taking a role in Wonder Woman, but she had to decline due to previous filming commitments.
Besides the Jenkins connection, they both have gotten awards buzz for roles in action films, a rarity. You’ll still find more than a few film fans who swear that Theron should have received nominations for her work as Furiosa (indeed, she was nominated and won a number of film critic circles’ awards), and Gadot is considered a dark horse in this year’s awards races.
They also have both had roles in The Fast and The Furious series. Gadot, pre-Wonder Woman, played the supporting role of Gisele in four of the film’s series. Theron played a villain in the most recent film.
It may not be the last time the pair end up vying for the same or similar roles, but here’s hoping the duo winds up on screen together eventually. Perhaps Theron could make time for a role in Wonder Woman 2?
Related: Why Charlize Theron is the James Bond We Need Now
“Wonder Woman” Star Gal Gadot Was a Very Reluctant Pageant Queen:
Could this be why Katie Holmes is finally going public with Jamie Foxx? Apparently the actress is less than impressed with how close Jamie got with Charlize Theron last month in Las Vegas at the huge boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor.
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