"He tried to fake slap me one time, but the fake one just didn't happen. We're still debating this one. I think he just hit me! But Will claims I leaned into his hand and that's how it happened. I was so shocked! I was like, 'He just slapped me!'" Contactmusic quoted her as saying. "But he said, 'I did not slap you. I had my hand there and you turned into it,'" she added.
Theron, however, insisted that the incident did not sour their relationship. "We're just like kids, it's so much fun. He's not a woman beater!" she said.