The Oscar-winning beauty touched down in San Diego to promote two upcoming projects: the Alien prequel that’s not an Alien prequel,
; and the yet to start shooting
Snow White And The Huntsman
Her witty, feisty appearances at both panels had the Hall H audience eating out of her hands. For
, Theron joked that she only took the part for the money and admitted to enjoying naked press-ups, before using a brilliantly trained poker face to trick the crowd into thinking director Ridley Scott couldn’t be bothered to show up – then introducing him via a live satellite link on location in Iceland.
A couple of days later, the South African actress was back in Hall H to trade some energetic, touchy-feely banter with Aussie co-star Chris Hemsworth, before laying down a (joshing) gauntlet to on-screen nemesis Kristen Stewart (Snow White) - "I'm ready for it, bitch! Let's go!"