The blonde bombshell also has daughter August.'They bonded at play dates and parenting events,' it was alleged. 'They've had dinner together a few times and talk often when they're not together,' said a source.'Gabriel's trying to play it cool but Charlize is smitten.
Charlize worked for several magazines and Gabriel was the face of Versace. Gabriel was with Halle, 50, for years before a bad split in 2010. Charlize was seeing rocker Stephan Jenkins then actor Stuart Townsend.
She also dated longtime pal Sean Penn from 2014 until 2015.'They are at the point in their lives where they crave serenity and friendship,' said a source.'They can converse about the simple things in life.' Theron's next film is Atomic Blonde which comes out in July.
But the Theron home was a troubled one, and Charlize’s alcoholic father was abusive.
In 1991, Charles attacked Gerda, who then shot him.
But she quickly abandoned modeling in favor of dance, studying at the Joffrey Ballet School, until a knee injury sidelined her dance career.