Charlize Theron, who just adopted son Jackson, covers British Vogue‘s May issue and opens up about becoming a mom.
Of her new son, Charlize gushed, “Jackson is incredible, the greatest gift. He is the coolest kid ever.”
Regarding family, Charlize revealed, “I’ve always been very honest in saying I wanted a family. I’ve always known I wanted a family. I don’t think my mom could wait any more!”
Charlize also revealed that she is using her own mom as a role model of the kind of mother she wants to be to Jackson. She said, “I hope to be like my mom. Fair, tough, loving and supportive. My mom has made it possible for me to be who I am. Our family is everything. Her greatest skill was encouraging me to find my own person and own independence.”