charlize theron Join Queens RuPaul’s Drag Race In the Season 16 premiere, she revealed how the contestants inspired her parenting style.
“I want (my kids) to be in a world where they know what it means to accept something that’s not you, something that’s different and love it, and not be afraid of it and embrace it, and that’s my job as a person. Mom, “Theron, 48, drag queen showUntucked aftershow on Friday, January 5th. “I feel like we live in a time where our words can easily be used against us.”
She continued, “I worry about us as people and what we can do to each other and how powerful it is when you love and how powerful it is when you hate. “One destroys, one builds. “
The actress is a mother of two. She adopted daughter Jackson in 2012 and her younger daughter August three years later.
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“(I want to be) like my mom. Fair, tough, supportive,” Theron told British Vogue In a 2015 profile, she noted that she had “always” wanted to have a family. “Our family is everything. “Her greatest skill is encouraging me to find my own individuality and independence. “
Thereafter, Theron made sure to teach Jackson and August the skills to grow as individuals.
“The most important thing to me is kindness,” she told US Weekly and other journalists, October 2019. “We kind of live by our religion, which says, ‘Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.'” “We are very respectful and consider others before ourselves.”
Respect for others is one of the reasons why Theron signed on as a guest judge Drag queen show.
“Given the climate in our country right now, there’s a lot of energy being spent on your communities that don’t exist,” Theron told contestants on the show, referring to anti-drag legislation being drafted across the country. “I firmly believe that it all comes from fear. The beauty that your community brings and the truth of who you are and who you represent will shine through. Don’t give up.”
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Theron has long been an outspoken ally to the LGBTQIA+ community, especially when it comes to her children.
“My daughter’s story is truly her story, and one day, if she chooses, she will tell her story,” she previously told source of pride In December 2019, when asked about Jackson’s public admission that he was transgender. “I feel like her mother and it’s important to me to let the world know that I would appreciate it if they would use the correct pronouns for her.”
RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 16 airs Fridays at 8pm ET on MTV