Charlize Theron and Sean Penn have been dating for eight months. In some Hollywood circles, that's a lifetime. They seem perfect for each other in that Sean Penn obviously loves gorgeous blonde women -- Madonna, Robin Wright. And who wouldn't love Charlize? She's 38; he's 53 and in Hollywood-land that seems about right, too. But I'll admit I wasn't prepared for Charlize and Sean to start talking about marriage.
It's seems these two are so in love that they want to make it official!
Friends are coming out of the woodwork and spilling the beans to Us Weekly:
"They absolutely want to get married," one said.
"They want to grow their family," said another.
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Charlize has a child named Jackson who is almost 2. And Sean has Dylan, 23, and Hopper, 20.
More kids? Sounds serious!
In June, Charlize revealed some insight into her and Sean's love to Vogue:
Sean and I have known each other for 18 years. We were just really good friends. And it's been slow going because you are aware that you could screw that up and lose it. We had to think about it. But at the end of the day, it was somewhat effortless.
Love this! I wish them the best. And when it comes to love, when you know, you just know. They seem to know. They seem to get it. Love should be effortless in that it's just there, all around you and the person you love. It shouldn't be forced.
Also, I can't wait to see what Charlize would wear to marry Sean!
What do you think of Charlize and Sean as a couple?
Image via Charlize Theron/Instagram