Halle Berry is a very successful and award winning actress & former model belonging to the American nationality. She is among the highest paid Hollywood actress who is immensely established and winner of the Academy award in the category of Best Actress for the movie Monster’s Ball in the year 2002. This former model is first and only of 2013 African/American actress to win Oscar for the lead role. Halle has also work in production and has participated in production sector of the most of the movies she has worked so far. Prior establishing herself as an actress, she has also participated in several beauty pageants. She is the 1st runner up of Miss USA and was ranked in the 6th position of 1986 Miss World. Being started her career with the 1992 movie Boomerang, she has been successful to establish herself among the A-listed Hollywood actresses. The Flintstones, Bulworth are the name of her early career movies. This Academy Award winning actress career starts taking its peak after she was cast as Strom in the film series X-Men, as Bond Girl Jinx in Die Another Day and in Swordfish. But her success wasn’t limited to this point, she became more successful in 2010,2011&2013 when she hit the big screen with the movies like Cloud Atlas and The Call. Halle also received Worst Actress Golden Raspberry Award for the movie Catwoman in 2005. With the accomplished career both as model and actor, she has been able to collect the net worth of $ 70 million.
Born on 14th August 1966 as Maria Halle Berry in Cleveland in Ohio, she legally changed her name as Halle Maria Berry when she was five years old. She belonged to the working class family where her father Jerome Jesse Berry was hospital attendant and her mother Judith Ann was psychiatric nurse in same hospital where her father used to work. She has English, German, African and American ancestry in her family. Halle is the graduate of Bedford High School and student of Cuyahoga Community College. Before having successful career as an actress and model, she served the children department of Higbee’s Department store. During her early days in New York, where she went to pursue her career in acting ran out of the money and had to live in the homeless shelter. The condition of this actress started improving after she was cast in the series Living Dolls in ABC. She made debut in the film with the minor role in Jungle Fever in 1991 which was followed by Strictly Business. She has landed challenging role in the series Queen: The Story of an American Family which also garnered huge public attention for her. The other movie venture of her films include the movies like Losing Isaiah, Race the Sun, B*A*P*S. she has definitely travelled considerate distance in her career.
Being the spoke person for the Revlon for seven years and renewing the contract again in 2004, she is among the most attractive Hollywood actresses. The gorgeous and stunning stands at the height of 5 ft 6 inches and her body measurement suits her built. At the 47 years on her age, she stills own the tight and slim figure body that looks super hot in bikini. The actress has maintained short hairstyles from 2 –3 years, but rumors have hit the market that she is returning to her old long hairstyles. Halle has earned the spotlights since her pageant days back in 1980s. With the natural acting skills and beauty, she is been able to rule the hearts of her million fans. Halle was also in the top list of the 50 Most Beautiful people in the World by People magazine in 2003. The same year she was also in the first position on 100 Sexiest Women in the World by FHM.
Taking about her personal biography, she is married to husband Olivier Martinez. They currently reside in France. The marriage ceremony of the couple took place in 13th July 2013 and her pregnancy was confirmed in April 2013 prior to their marriage. Earlier she was married to David Justice baseball player in 1993. The couple separated in 1996. She again married Eric Benet her second husband on 24th January in 2001. The couple separated in 2005. She is the mother to her daughter Nahla Ariela Aubry. The name of Nahla father is Gabriel Aubry who was her mother boyfriend from 2005 to 2010. The more and additional information about her can be obtained from her official as well as personal sites. Her bio is also available is Wiki.