Charlize Theron Nails This Flawless "Talladega Nights” Audition

Charlize Theron performs Cal Naughton’s hilarious Jesus monologue from “Talladega Nights” with the aplomb of an Oscar-winning actress and the comedic chops of the character’s originator, actor John C. Reilly.

Released on 1/26/2016

Credits

Starring: Charlize Theron

Transcript

00:00
Got it and his last name is like, nau, naugh, Naughton?
00:03
What's his last name?
00:04
[Woman] I think it's Ricky Bobby.
00:06
No, his character's Cal Jr.
00:08
So we'll just call him that, got it, okay.
00:14
I like to picture Jesus in a tuxedo t-shirt,
00:17
cause it says, like, you know, I want to be formal,
00:20
but I'm here to party.
00:23
Too, cause I like to party, you know, so I like my Jesus
00:24
to party too, you know, so I like to think
00:27
of Jesus like with giant...
00:32
Eagle wings and singing like, you know, lead vocals
00:38
for Lynyrd Skynyrd.
00:40
With like an angel band and I'm there in the front row,
00:44
you know, and I'm like totally hammered, you know.
00:48
Hey Cal!
00:50
Shut up.
00:51
Yes ma'am, yes ma'am.
00:55
And scene.
00:56
[Woman] That was brilliant.