Oscar-winning actor, producer, and philanthropist Charlize Theron has signed with CAA for representation in all areas.
Variety I learned on Saturday that Theron has parted ways with agency WME and that she and her production company Denver & Delilah will now be represented by CAA.
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The change in representation comes as Theron prepares for a big 2023, with the release of “The Old Guard 2” for Netflix (which she also produced through Denver & Delilah) and “Fast X” for Universal, her third outing. in “Fast & Furious” franchise. He recently starred opposite Kerry Washington and Michelle Yeoh in Netflix’s “The School for Good and Evil,” and made glitzy cameos in Amazon’s series “The Boys” and Marvel Studios’ “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness,” playing to Clea, a character who could have a long future in the UCM.
Theron founded Denver & Delilah in 2003, with the company behind “Monster,” the film directed by Patty Jenkins for which she won an Academy Award for best actress. In the 19 years since then, the company, which she runs with partners Beth Kono and AJ Dix, has grown into a prolific film and television group, guiding films including “Atomic Blonde,” “Young Adult,” “Tully,” “Gringo,” “Long Shot,” “Bombshell,” the animated franchise “The Addams Family,” and the Rosamund Pike-directed drama “A Private War.” For television, the company produced David Fincher’s “Mindhunter” and Kay Cannon-created “Girlboss” for Netflix before signing a first-look deal with HBO and HBO Max in 2020.
In addition to her work in Hollywood, Theron is also a noted philanthropist, serving as a UN Messenger of Peace and founder of the Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project, a non-profit organization that works to fight the spread of HIV/AIDS by partnering with with community organizations. organizations in southern Africa.
In addition to CAA, Theron continues to be represented by her attorneys at Hansen, Jacobson, Teller, Hoberman, Newman, Warren, Richman, Rush, Kaller & Gellman, LLP, and The Lede Company.
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