By Jabeen Waheed For Mailonline
Published: 11:23 BST, 19 October 2019 | Updated: 11:39 BST, 19 October 2019
She has been awarded early praise for her portrayal of Megyn Kelly in the upcoming true-life inspired drama flick, Bombshell.
And Charlize Theron took a break from her hectic schedule as she enjoyed some sushi in West Hollywood on Friday night.
The Oscar winning actress, 44, cut a casual figure in an all-black ensemble while enjoying her night out on the town.
Low-key: Charlize Theron, 44 ,took a break from her hectic schedule as she enjoyed some sushi in West Hollywood on Friday night
Charlize added to her look with a simple slick of make-up which perfectly complemented her chic pixie cut.
Her casual sighting comes after film critics predicted Charlize could take home her first Oscar in 16 years for her 'uncanny' and 'remarkable' portrayal of Megyn Kelly in Bombshell.
The star stars alongside Nicole Kidman, who plays Gretchen Carlson, and Margot Robbie as a fictional channel producer character, Kayla Pospisil, in the film that's out on December 20.
She plays Megyn Kelly in the film about the sexual misconduct allegations brought against Fox News CEO Roger Ailes.