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Summary

Halle Berry is a famous Actress from USA, she is 51 years old and still alive, born August 14, 1968.

Biography

Halle Maria Berry (born in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American fashion model and actress who won an Oscar for her role as Leticia Musgrove in the film Monster's Ball.

Berry studied at Cuyahoga Community College. In 1980, she entered several beauty contests, she won the Miss Teen All-American in 1985 and Miss Ohio USA in 1986. Berry was the first African-American participants of Miss World in 1986, where she ended up in sixth place. In 1989, Berry had the role of Emily Franklin in the short-lived television series Living Dolls. Her breakthrough as an actress came with a role in the movie Jungle Fever, where she played a drug addict named Vivian. Her first starring role was in 1991 with the film Strictly Business.

In 1992, Berry portrayed a career woman who fell for Eddie Murphy's character in the romantic comedy Boomerang. That same year, she received great attention in a TV adaptation of Queen: The Story, based on a book by Alex Haley. Berry played a former drug addict who struggled to regain custody of his son in the movie Losing Isaiah in 1995. Her achievements as an actor was recognized with several awards including an Emmy and a Golden Globe. Berry portrayed the mutant superhero Storm in the film adaptation of the comic X-Men (2000) and its sequels, X2: X-Men United (2003) and X-Men: The Last Stand (2006).

In 2001, Berry appeared in the movie Swordfish, with her first nude scene. At first she refused to be filmed topless, but she changed her mind when Warner Brothers raised her salary significantly. The brief glimpse of her breasts, she paid 500,000 dollars. In 2001, Berry appeared as Leticia Musgrove, the wife of an executed murderer, in the film Monster's Ball. For this film, she was awarded National Board of Review and the Screen Actors Guild Award as best actress. Berry is one of the highest paid female actors in Hollywood, and she earns up to $ 10 million per film.
In 2007, Berry received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his many contributions to the film industry. The star is located at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard.

Berry has been married twice. Her first marriage was to former baseball player David Justice and was signed on 1 January 1993. The couple separated in 1996 and their divorce was finalized in 1997. Berry married Eric Benet in early 2001 on a beach in Santa Barbara. While she was married to Benet, they adopted their daughter India. The divorce was finalized in January 2005. Berry stated that she would never marry again on Oprah Winfrey Show in 2004. She has had a relationship with French actor Olivier Martinez since 2010. Martinez announced that the couple was engaged in March 2012.

Zodiac etc.

She is born under the zodiac leo, who is known for Ruling, Warmth, Generosity, Faithful, Initiative. Our collection contains 30 quotes who is written / told by Halle.

Related authors: Eddie Murphy, Alex Haley, Oprah Winfrey, Olivier Martinez

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halle_berry

Famous quotes by Halle Berry (30)


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"While being called beautiful is extremely flattering, I would much rather be noticed for my work as an actress"
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"What's the worst that can happen? If it doesn't do well I can put on my big girl panties, deal with it and move on"
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"The times may have changed, but the people are still the same. We're still looking for love, and that will always be our struggle as human beings"
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"My whole life I've had the fear that I was going to be abandoned"
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"I don't know why, but I respond well to tortured characters"
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"Anytime you put a movie out it's subject to such scrutiny and such criticism"
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"You have to get the audience invested even if you're doing something that they think is dumb, it's kind of what these movies are all about"
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"The worst thing a man can ever do is kiss me on the first date"
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"I'd like to be able to use Storm's powers for good, like have it rain more in Southern California. We could do with it"
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"I wish all men were like dogs"
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"I think it's always best to be who you are"
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"I spent a lot of time with a crown on my head"
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"I know I'm only one human being and I'm only making one tiny contribution and it's nothing more than that"
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"I'm not afraid of portraying anything on-screen"
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"I know that I will never find my father in any other man who comes into my life, because it is a void in my life that can only be filled by him"
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"If you really want to be competitive in today's market you have to be in movies that make money"
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"And you also have to do movies that are about commerce because that's what is required of the industry today"
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"The man for me is the cherry on the pie. But I'm the pie and my pie is good all by itself. Even if I don't have a cherry"
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"In the X-Men the women are so strong and sexy! We really kick some male butt!"
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"I was black growing up in an all-white neighborhood so I felt like I just didn't fit in. Like I wasn't as good as everybody else or as smart, or whatever"
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"Beauty is not just physical"
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"When I was a kid, my mother told me that if you could not be a good loser, then there's no way you could be a good winner"
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"There's a place in me that can really relate to being the underdog"
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"I'm not sad at all about turning 40"
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"I'm learning to accept the lack of privacy as the real downer in my profession"
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"I don't see a white woman. I see a black woman, even though my mother is white. Knowing that has made my life easier, I think"
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"It is very hard to separate one's self from a character. Sometimes the people closest to me have to be very understanding"
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"I'm done with men... I'm going to be alone. I have no luck with relationships. I don't think I'm made for marriage"
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"I think a smart person today realizes that you have to be part of the art films that are done just for the sake of the art"
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"After all, everybody has secrets and there are some things that nobody knows about you but only you, right?"


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