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Charlize Theron had no teeth as a kid

Charlize Theron was left with "fangs" as a child after several rounds of antibiotics rotted her teeth.

The stunning actress is hailed as one of Hollywood's greatest beauties, but admits she was far from attractive as a child after she was struck down with jaundice.


Doctors put her on so many drugs to try and combat the condition, her milk teeth fell out and left her with a gummy smile.


She tells Britain's The Sun, "My early childhood was quite devastating. I had no teeth until I was 11. I had these fangs because I had jaundice when I was a kid and I was put on so many antibiotics that my teeth rotted. They had to cut them out.


"So I never had milk teeth. That was tough, you know, being in school having photos taken while I was pretending I had teeth. It was hideous."