It's Rough Out There for the 'Gorgeous,' Says Charlize

She's one of the gorgeous, in case you hadn't figured that out
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 5, 2016 10:32 AM CDT
It's Rough Out There for the 'Gorgeous,' Says Charlize
Actress Charlize Theron attends the Italian State RAI TV program "Che Tempo che Fa", in Milan, Italy, Thursday, March 31, 2016.   (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)

Charlize Theron, who is attractive enough to be GQ's May cover star, tells the magazine in the accompanying interview that it's not as easy as one might think to be an actress when you look like her, assuming you don't want to get typecast early in your career. "Jobs with real gravitas go to people that are physically right for them and that’s the end of the story," she explains. "How many roles are out there for the gorgeous, f---ing gown-wearing eight-foot model? When meaty roles come through, I’ve been in the room and pretty people get turned away first." (If Theron decides to throw a pity party, she should definitely invite Jessica Biel.)

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