Halle Berry was born on August 14, 1966 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. She is daughter of Englishwoman Judith Ann Hawkins and Jerome Jesse Berry. Back to her high school days, Berry is a popular cheerleader of their school she attended lots of school activities which lead her to become more popular.
Before Berry become an popular hot and sexy actress, she entered several beauty contest and because of her talent and beauty she win those contest. To mention some of them, She became a winner for Miss Ohio USA , Miss Teen All-American, Miss USA and a lot more.
Halle Berry pursue her modeling career as well as acting in Chicago. Her first acting project was a television series called Chicago Force under the Golden Lake Production. Her breakthrough role was in Jungle Fever directed by Spike Lees. She caught also the public attention as a headstrong biracial slave in the TV adaptation of Queen: The Story of an American Family.
Halle Berry played as a mutant Storm in the movie adaption of X-men in year 2000 and its sequel X2: X-men in year 2003 unlimited and the latest X-men: The last stand in year 2006. Berry performance in Monster's Ball was awarded the National Board Review and the Screen Actors Guild. Her role earned an Academy Award for Best Actress, in this event she became the first African-American who earned this awards.
With her graciously hot and sexy body she was featured in as #7 in Maxim magazine's Hot 100 of 2002 and #41 on 2005 list. She was voted #7 in FHM's Top 100 Sexiest Women in the world 2004, #5 in year 2005 and #6 in 2006.
Halle Berry is considered as one of the highest-paid actresses in Hollywood considering that she was commanding $14 million each for Gothika and Catwoman.
She is quoted as saying her mother taught her not to discriminate because we're all part of the same race; the human race.