Charlize Theron adopts baby boy Add to ... AP Video Published Wednesday, Mar. 14 2012, 3:02 PM EDT Last updated Wednesday, Mar. 14 2012, 3:02 PM EDT Charlize Theron is a mother: The actress has adopted a child. In a statement to The Associated Press on Wednesday, Theron's publicist said the actress is a "proud mom of a healthy baby boy named Jackson." Watch More Video: At the Movies: Christian Bale in 'Out of the Furnace' Mandela biopic stars ponder African icon's legacy Jason Statham changes lanes in 'Homefront' Fans flock to meet James Franco at Vancouver book store Norman Rockwell's 'Saying Grace' sets auction records selling for $46-million Eleven-year-old artist focuses on gun violence through art How Idris Elba was inspired by Nelson Mandela Stars step out for Gotham Awards in New York Ex-Bolshoi Ballet dancer gets six years for acid attack Bruce Lee's iconic yellow jumpsuit goes up for auction New on DVD: Superman soars again in 'Man of Steel' Hollywood enjoys a bountiful Thanksgiving weekend Famous 'nude' portrait of Harper and others on display in Ottawa The Globe's top five books of 2013 Popular ASL interpreter moves to the music ShowBiz News: Ashton and Demi divorce final At The Movies: 'Frozen' and 'Oldboy' Weekend movie pick: Alexander Payne’s Nebraska a serious Oscar contender '12 Years a Slave' and 'Nebraska' lead Spirit award nominees How the flu shot can lower your risk of a heart attack Comments AA More Related to this Story Video: Patton Oswalt calls love scene with Theron a 'nightmare' Video: Charlize Theron lauded at Gotham festival Video: Charlize Theron on 'Young Adults'