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Charlize Theron Actress talks love with home country South Africa

In her new interview with British GQ magazine (May 2016 Issue), the 40-year-old actress admitted that it hurts when most of her country men think she doesn't love South Africa.

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Charlize Theron declares love for South Africa

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Charlize Theron is coming for her haters… especially those who think she loves America more than her home country, South Africa, "I love my country." she says.

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Charlize Theron covers British GQ May 2016 Issue

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In her new interview with British GQ magazine (May 2016 Issue), the 40-year-old actress admitted that it hurts when most of her country men think she doesn't love South Africa.

"I love my country. And it’s very hard for South Africans to believe that, because I left and speak in an American accent. I have a very, very strong connection to my country and to its people," she told the mag.

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Charlize Theron for Bristish GQ May 2016 Issue

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However, the elegant Hollywood star says she won't feel self-pity over the issue because she thinks its South Africa who abandoned her.

"It’s the mother that might have abandoned me, in a weird way, but not all the way. I’m not having a pity party, but I’m constantly trying to win its love back," she said.

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Charlize Theron and South Africa's president, Jacob Zuma

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Charlize has spent most of her life in the United States after leaving her home country of South Africa as a teen model but has  also succeeded in building a reputable career in Hollywood.

She has also been spotted in South Africa on several occasions for events, vacations or carrying out charitable projects.

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