Charlize Theron reveals the most important character she has ever played

Actress Charlize Theron has no doubts when choosing which character has most influenced her throughout her long career.

If we review the film career of Charlize Theron, it would be logical that his favorite character was Aileen Wuornos of the movie Monster (2003) of Patty jenkins, for which she won the Oscar for Best Actress. But she is proud to admit that Furious Imperator of Mad Max: Fury on the road (2015) is his most important role.

Furious is a war captain from Immortan joe on the Mad Max reboot. She introduces herself as an unhappy subordinate waiting for her moment to free herself from her cruelty. Although she serves Joe, she quickly turns on him to free the five wives, Joe's female concubines. The role required a great deal of physical activity on the part of Charlize Theron and she performed many of her own stunts. Plus she drove the movie's incredibly platform of war.

During a Comic-Con @ Home Panel Dedicated to the actress, Charlize Theron discussed Furiosa's impact on pop culture and what the role means to her now, five years later.

“I am incredibly proud of what we did. I am really proud of that character. Furiosa is definitely one of the most important characters I've ever played. ”

Furiosa changed her career as an actress.

Playing Mad Max's brave warrior allowed her to continue making stories that were action roles with female protagonists. She also continues her work producing and acting in films where she can bring representation to the genre and change the idea of ​​what the feminine gender is. Charlize Theron hopes to help improve the future of cinema by making more complicated and realistic female characters like Furiosa the norm in the movies.

Charlize Theron's performance as Furiosa in Mad Max: Fury on the road, and as a super spy in Atomic (2017), puts her at the forefront of the drive for greater inclusion and diversity in Hollywood. Now there is speculation that there will be a new Furiosa film as the absolute protagonist, but it seems that it will not be Charlize Theron who will play it, since they are looking for a younger actress.

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