Charlize Theron getting ‘emails and congratulations’ since adopting baby

Washington: Charlize Theron has revealed that the good wishes coming her way since she adopted a baby boy have been “amazing”.

After the surprise announcement of the adoption of her son Jackson, the 36-year-old actress admits things have changed - namely, the public goodwill coming her way.

“It’s been amazing, the amount of emails and congratulations,” People Magazine quoted the ‘Monster’ star as telling told Ryan Seacrest Friday on his radio show.

“Everyone’s just been so lovely - it’s been really nice,” she added.

When asked about her time as a parent thus far, Theron replied that keeping her 4-month-old son well-wrapped seems to be the secret to success.

“I didn’t think I would be a fan of the swaddling, but the swaddling’s pretty amazing.

“It sort of looks a bit like a straightjacket - you’re like, ‘Is this child abuse?’ - but for some reason they just love it,” she added.