The Terrible Traumas of Childhood Nobody Knows About The Stars

The saying goes that celebrities are just like us, and while we often take that to mean they enjoy eating fast food, the implications run deeper: they, like us, have worked through tough times, overcome disastrous personal lives, and battled back against terrible traumas. In Hollywood, toughnesss goes a long way, and many stars have shown resilience in the face of trauma.

1. Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron (born 7 August 1975 in Benoni, South Africa) is a South African actress best known for her versatility. She won the Academy Award for best actress in Oscar in 2003 for her portrayal of a real-life serial killer in Monsters. With an impressive array of movies and TV shows, Charlize Theron is one of the most famous and talented people in Hollywood.