Born: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Halle Berry is an award-winning actress and former beauty queen. For her performance in Monster's Ball in 2001, she was nominated for a BAFTA Award and won an Academy Award for best actress—becoming the first African-American woman to win the honor. Currently one of the highest-paid actresses in Hollywood, Berry is also a Revlon spokeswoman.
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