- Charlize Theron is ecstatic to have been nominated for a Best Actress Oscar for the third time
- Charlize was nominated for her role in the movie Bombshell
- She is up against fellow actresses Cynthia Erivo, Scarlett Johannson, Saoirse Ronan and Renée Zellweger
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Charlize Theron is dumbfounded to be nominated for yet another Best Actress Oscar.
The star's third Oscar nomination was announced on Monday.
In 2004, Charlize won Best Actress for her role in Monster and in 2006 she was nominated in the same category for her role in North Country.
This year, she is nominated for her role in the movie Bombshell.
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She is up against Cynthia Erivo, Scarlett Johansson, Saoirse Ronan and Renée Zellweger.
The Mzansi-born actress reacted with shock upon hearing the news.
She said making Bombshell was one of the highlights of her life.
The prestigious awards ceremony will be held in Las Vegas on 10 February.
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