MOTHERHOOD

Charlize Theron Adopts Baby Boy

Academy Award-winning actress Charlize Theron can now add motherhood to her list of achievements. Theron, 36, has adopted a baby boy named Jackson, her rep confirmed in a statement, with sources telling US Weekly that the child is African-American and was born in the U.S. Having split from her long-time boyfriend in 2010, the Young Adult star has since expressed interest in wanting to start a family. "I feel very blessed to have had a certain amount of success, and now I'm reaching the point where I would love to be a mom," the actress said in a 2010 interview.