Charlize Theron Speaks Immigration, Diversity in ‘The Addams Family’

Published on Oct 12, 2019

Charlize Theron Speaks Immigration, Diversity in ‘The Addams Family’

They’re creepy, they’re kooky, and they’re an allegory for immigration in America.

Charlize Theron discussed the changing face of the nuclear family and her animated film, “The Addams Family,” with Variety at the movie’s recent premiere at the Century City Mall in Los Angeles.

“When you think of [the Addams] being around since the sixties, that’s pretty powerful — that they’ve always had their same values,” Theron told Variety‘s Marc Malkin. “But, this moment and time, there needs to be so much more encouragement. We need to question the norm a little bit more and we need to find kindness and understanding for others that might not look like us or might not talk like us or might not sound like us. So, to be a part of something like that, and I know children and their families are going to go see that, if that

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Author: LaTesha Harris