Charlize: Mommyhood is 'Incredible'

David Weiner
ET Online
Charlize: Mommyhood is 'Incredible'

Charlize Theron and co-star Michael Fassbender hit the WonderCon convention in Anaheim, CA Saturday to talk up their exciting new sci-fi movie Prometheus, and new mom Charlize told ET that the experience of being a parent is “overwhelmingly incredible.”

Earlier this week, it was revealed that the 36-year-old Oscar winner had adopted a baby boy named Jackson, and she told ET that every day there is always something new.

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Because of the adoption journey that she decided to follow, she said that it’s evident that she really wanted to be a mom, and she is really overjoyed and very happy that it all worked out.

So how did she keep it a secret? Charlize said she has really good friends: It’s all about whom you decide to tell -- and then them not telling!

When asked by co-star Michael, "Why is everyone congratulating you?" Charlize joked, "Haven't you heard? I got a new puppy."

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In theaters June 8, director Ridley Scott’s highly anticipated Alien prequel, Prometheus, stars Charlize and Michael in a story of explorers who discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the universe -- where they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race."

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