LOS ANGELES – Bombshell – a retelling of the 2016 sexual harassment scandal at Fox News – is Charlize Theron’s baby. The actress produced the film, helped rescued it when financing fell through and turned in an Oscar-nominated performance for her uncanny portrayal of journalist Megyn Kelly.

And she keeps her cool when a reporter at a recent Los Angeles press event tries to rile her by suggesting the women Ailes harassed could have simply walked away, explaining why that is not always true and how it is vital to tell a more nuanced story.

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