Charlize Theron is the mother of two adopted children. It was in 2012 that she welcomed her first child, a boy named Jackson, then her sister August arrived in 2015. If she educated her children from South Africa as brothers and sisters, the actress finally found herself with two little girls. Indeed, at the age of three Jackson confided to her that he felt himself to be a girl. A position that Charlize Theron immediately accepted. “I thought it was also a boy until she looked at me, when she was three, and said: ‘I’m not a boy!'” She had initially confided in the columns of the Daily Mail.
To support her child Jackson in her transgender journey, Charlize Theron simply showed understanding and allowed her the freedom to make her own choices. “I have two beautiful daughters and, like any other parent, I want to protect them and see them thrive. They were born as they should be, where they can grow as they want to be. , and it’s not for me to decide anything. ” the star had added. Then Charlize Theron clarified, “My role as a parent is to celebrate them, love them and make sure they have everything they need to be who they want to be. And I will do whatever it takes. is in my power so that my children have this right and that they are protected “
Jackson Theron: a good little girl in her skin
Thanks to the support of his mother, Jackson feels free to wear dresses, skirts, to put on make-up … in short, to do everything like his little sister August. This brings together the two young children who live a fulfilling childhood, far from the torments of that of Charlize Theron. As a reminder, the actress has indeed known an alcoholic and violent father, killed by his mother in self-defense. “You know, I grew up in a country where you live half in the truth, in lies, in low masses and no one says anything to your face. And I was educated not to be like that “she had concluded.
Charlize Theron and her daughters © Instagram