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Charlize Theron Tells All On The Night Her Mother Shot & Killed Her Alcoholic Father

‘I just pretended like it didn’t happen,’ the ‘Atomic Blonde’ actress admitted.

Charlize Theron is speaking out about the night that changed her life forever: the night her mother shot and killed her alcoholic father. In an interview with Howard Stern, the Atomic Blonde actress, who was recently linked to model Gabriel Aubry, opened up about the terrifying night and the way it’s affected her life ever since. According to Charlize, she struggled to tell the story for so long because she didn’t want people to think she was a victim. Charlize, who is a parent herself, admitted it wasn’t until she got therapy that she started feeling comfortable telling people the truth about what happened to her father. Click through for more details on Charlize’s frightening childhood.

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