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Charlize Theron to Travel Down The Road With Mortensen

Written by: Tony Lazlo, CC2K Staff Writer

ImageSource: Variety

Charlize Theron has signed on to play the wife to Viggo Mortensen’s hero in the upcoming film adaptation of Cormac McCarthy’s The Road.

According to Variety, Theron agreed to play the smallish role, seen mostly in flashback, because she’s a huge fan of the novel.

Shooting starts on The Road next month.


Author: Tony Lazlo, CC2K Staff Writer

Robert J. Peterson is a writer and web developer living in Los Angeles. A Tennessee native, he graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He’s written for newspapers and websites all over the country, including the Marin Independent Journal, the Telluride Daily Planet,, Offscreen, and He co-hosts the podcasts Make It So and Hiram’s Lodge. He’s appeared as a pop-culture guru on the web talk shows Comics on Comics, The Fanbase Press Week In Review, Collider Heroes, ScreenJunkies TV Fights, and Fandom Planet. He’s the founder of California Coldblood Books.

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