“One of my girls”: Charlize Theron Couldn’t Control Herself, Ran To Kiss James Bond Lookalike

Charlize Theron Couldn't Control Herself, Ran To Kiss James Bond Lookalike
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South African-born actress Charlize Theron recently gave us one moment that renewed our appreciation for the common human experience with her powerful performances and stunning beauty.

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On a seemingly mundane day at her son’s soccer practice, Theron displayed her genuine charisma and undeniable fangirl spirit.

The James Bond Lookalike and the Unpredictable Charisma

Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron was thrust into a situation worthy of a romantic comedy in the middle of a local park amidst the cheers of young soccer enthusiasts and the jovial chatter of parents. The Atomic Blonde actress performed a mundane parental duty by taking her son to soccer class when she recognized Jimmy Kimmel’s longtime sidekick, Guillermo Rodriguez, among the other dads there.

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The audience of Jimmy Kimmel Live had always noticed Rodriguez’s striking resemblance to the legendary James Bond. Theron narrated the events, which she said played out like a scene from a classic romantic comedy, with a playful twinkle in her eye.

“You could not have been any more cooler.” And I was a little – I felt a little bit like I was having that fan thing. I was like, ‘Guillermo!’ And he was hanging out with all the dads, and he was being really cool.”

Theron felt compelled to break the unspoken rule of the “dads only” gathering, which Rodriguez was deeply engrossed in then.

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Charlize Theron’s Giddy Approach and Guillermo Rodriguez’s Calm Reaction

Charlize Theron and Guillermo Rodriguez
Charlize Theron and Guillermo Rodriguez

In a performance worthy of a leading lady, Theron related how she had seen Guillermo Rodriguez from a distance. Rodriguez urgently needed to make contact and share a moment of camaraderie. The Monster actress recalled her quick, animated dash across the park with a wink and a nod to cinematic slow-motion sequences, conjuring an image of a devoted fan finally meeting her hero.

The divergent dynamics of the encounter became clear as Charlize Theron reached Rodriguez. While Theron exuded boundless energy, The talk show personality kept his customary cool composure. Theron acted out Rodriguez’s casual “Hey, what’s up?” to her casual greeting, adding to the endearing nature of the scene.

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“He was doing the real like, ‘I’m hanging with the dads. Like, no moms allowed.’ And I spotted him because my baby does like the baby class in the back. I spotted him from afar, and I was just like running, like slow motion, across the park to get to him. And he was really – he was like, ‘Hey, what’s up?'”

Guillermo Rodriguez
Guillermo Rodriguez

Comic relief was provided by the sharp contrast between Theron’s bubbly attitude and Guillermo’s cool nonchalance—the Hollywood celeb’s spontaneous embrace of Rodriguez and subsequent kiss on the cheek made their encounter even more interesting.

 “No, I was surprised. I was so excited when she gave me a hug and kiss, and all the fathers were like – one of them went like this, ‘Who’s that?’ And I did, ‘One of my girls.'”

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Theron admitted that she couldn’t control her fangirl tendencies despite Guillermo Rodriguez’s best efforts to blend in with the other dads. Theron, Rodriguez, and the fathers watching laughed at the unexpected exchange, and the scene was captured forever.

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Mabel Andrady

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Mabel, aka MJ, is a FandomWire Sr. Writer, pop-culture fanatic, and an MA in Health Demography holder. When she's not indulging in her guilty pleasure of penning everything Hollywood, Marvel & DC, she writes academic essays on COVID-19 and HIV/AIDS. With 2500+ articles published online, she brings a unique twist to entertainment writing. A jack-of-all-trades, MJ enjoys movies, writes/acts in plays, writes music, and dreams of being a successful actress. She offers a fresh perspective, making her writing a must-read for those seeking knowledge and entertainment.