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Forget The Italian Job. Charlize Theron is going to work for the United Nations.
The Oscar winner today was designated a U.N. messenger of peace today and, in her downtime as a jet-setting superstar, will travel the world to focus on her pet cause, ending violence against women.
Said U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon in announcing Theron's new gig: "You have used your voice, compassion and special relationship with the public to create a better world."