Inside Charlize Theron’s ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Drive-In Screening

Charlize Theron hosted a drive-in screening of “Mad Max: Fury Road” on Friday night in Los Angeles.The festivities, which served as a fundraiser for the Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project, took place on top of the parking structure at the Grove mall.Here, Variety goes inside the event for a look at how Theron and her team pulled off a red carpet event during the pandemic.Say Cheese: There was no customary arrivals line with a branded step-and-repeat and photographers screaming and clamoring for photos.

Instead, one single shutterbug was on hand to capture guests in their cars as they drove onto a large piece of red carpet.

“Get as close as you can to the window,” he said.

There was also a video station to recreate an eight-second green-screen sequence from the movie.

Attendants then directed everyone to their socially-distanced parking spots — there was way more than six

Read full article