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Halle Berry
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Berry visiting with sailors and Marines during the opening day of Fleet Week, New York, 2006.
Halle Maria Berry

August 14, 1966 (1966-08-14) (age 53)
Spouse(s) David Justice
(m. 1992-1996, divorced)
Eric Benét (m. 2001-2005, divorced)
Olivier Martinez (m. 2013-present)
Partner(s) Gabriel Aubry (2005-2010)
Children Daughter and son

Halle Maria Berry (born August 14, 1966) is an American actress. Berry has received Emmy and Golden Globe awards, and was awarded the Academy Award in 2002 for her role in Monster's Ball. She is the only African American woman to have won the Academy Award for Best Actress. Berry was ranked No. 1 on People's "50 Most Beautiful People in the World" list in 2003. In March 2014, she launched her own TV production company, 606 Films.

Movies and TV

Year Title Role Other Notes
1989 Living Dolls Emily Franklin TV (cancelled after 13 episodes)
1991 Knots Landing Debbie Porter TV (cast member in 1991)
Jungle Fever Vivian
Strictly Business Natalie
The Last Boy Scout Cory
1992 Boomerang Angela Lewis
1993 Queen: The Story of an American Family Queen TV (miniseries) Halle Berry won the Image Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Television Movie or Mini-Series
CB4 Cameo
Father Hood Kathleen Mercer
The Program Autumn Haley
1994 The Flintstones Sharon Stone
1995 Solomon & Sheba Nikhaule/Queen Sheba on TV
Losing Isaiah Khaila Richards
1996 Executive Decision Jean, Flight Attendant
Race the Sun Miss Sandra Beecher
Girl 6 Cameo
The Rich Man's Wife Josie Potenza
1997 B*A*P*S Nisi
1998 The Wedding Shelby Coles on TV
Bulworth Nina
Why Do Fools Fall In Love Zola Taylor
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge Dorothy Dandridge HBO TV movie. Halle won the Emmy, Golden Globe and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (She was also executive producer)
2000 X-Men (film) Ororo Munroe/Storm
Welcome to Hollywood Documentary
2001 Swordfish Ginger Knowles
Monster's Ball Leticia Musgrove Halle won the Best Actress Academy Award
2002 Die Another Day Giacinta "Jinx" Johnson
2003 X2: X-Men United Ororo Munroe / Storm
Gothika Miranda Grey
2004 Catwoman Patience Phillips / Catwoman Berry won the Razzie for her performance, and was nominated for the Kids' Choice Awards as Favorite movie Actress
2005 Their Eyes Were Watching God Janie Starks
Robots Cappy (Voice)
2006 X-Men: The Last Stand Ororo Munroe / Storm
2007 Perfect Stranger Rowena Price
Things We Lost in the Fire Audrey Burke
2008 Class Act Tierney Cahill
Who is Doris Payne? Doris Payne


Academy Awards

  • Best Actress - 2001 (Monster's Ball)

Golden Globe Award

  • Best Actress - Mini-series - 2000 (Introducing Dorothy Dandridge)

Emmy Award

  • Outstanding Lead Actress - Miniseries/Movie - 2000 (Introducing Dorothy Dandridge)

Golden Raspberry Awards

  • Worst Actress - 2004 (Catwoman)

Screen Actors Guild Award

  • Best Actress - Mini-series/TV Movie - 1999 (Introducing Dorothy Dandridge)
  • Best Actress - 2001 (Monster's Ball)

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