Charlize Theron - Charlize Theron Gives South African Mums Baby Name Inspiration
Actress Charlize Theron has given pregnant mums in her native South Africa some inspiration - the star's name is one of the most popular there.
The Monster star's mega success has had such a profound impact on her home town, many families have decided to pay tribute to the actress by naming their daughter Charlize.
She tells the New York Post, "There's a baby-naming boom in my native South Africa. Parents giving their infants my name. I grew up on a farm outside Benoni, where large numbers of local girls - one out of every three - are now called Charlize."