AKA Halle Maria Berry Born: 14-Aug-1966Birthplace: Cleveland, OHGender: Female Race or Ethnicity: Multiracial Sexual orientation: Straight Occupation: Actor Nationality: United States Executive summary: Monster's Ball Berry was named after the Halle Building in downtown Cleveland, former home of the Halle Brothers Department Store. He left when Berry was four years old, then returned some years later but not for long.
See full summary » A plantation owner's son falls in love with a slave named Easter and together they have a Mixed race daughter named Queen.
As Queen grows up, she faces the struggle of trying to fit into ... Louis, Missouri, Josephine Baker was born poor, but achieved fame and fortune through her sizzlingly exotic and erotic performances. See full summary » The story is set in 1962 Louisiana.
Moreover, why Halle Berry was not encouraged to do something with her voice, other than what she did in Finding Isaiah is equally distressing.) Those who have read and care deeply about the book will also find disappointing the screenwriters' insistence on whittling down such an obvious celebration and examination of black rural life into a love story, as the camera simply refuses to venture beyond Teacake and Janie's bedroom. It was in those pages, after all, us readers watched the workers dance at the juke, play the dozens, and deal with their respective experiences of being black, transient, impoverished, and yet, amazingly resilient.
Most regrettably, is the omission of life on the muck, where Janie and her man worked as migrant workers along with persons with colorful names like Bootyny, Sop-de-Bottom, and Stew Beef. This they did with imagination, wit, ingenuity, and violence. Sadly, these factors will all be lost on those who forwent the novel and settled for the television spectacle. Winfrey and company's pedestrian effort will encourage others to examine or reexamine Ms.
Father: Jerome Berry (hospital attendant)Mother: Judith Hawkins (psychiatric nurse)Sister: Heidi Berry Husband: David Justice (baseball player, m. 1997)Boyfriend: Shemar Moore (actor, dated 2001)Husband: Eric Benét (singer, m. 3-Jan-2005)Daughter: India (step-child, daughter of Eric)Boyfriend: Fred Durst (according to him)Boyfriend: Pitof (film director, rumored to be dating)Boyfriend: John Ronan Boyfriend: Michael Ealy (actor)Boyfriend: Gabriel Aubry (model, together 2005-10, one daughter)Daughter: Nahla Ariela Aubry (b.
16-Mar-2008)Husband: Olivier Martinez (actor, together 2010-13, m. 2015) High School: Bedford High School, Bedford, OH (1984) University: Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, OH (no degree) Endorsement of Pepsi Endorsement of Revlon Obama for America Beauty Contest Miss Teen All-America (1985) Oscar for Best Actress 2002 for Monster's Ball Emmy 2000 for Introducing Dorothy Dandridge Golden Globe 2002 for Introducing Dorothy Dandridge Bond Girls Giacinta "Jinx" Johnson in Die Another Day Fainted during a taping of "Living Dolls" (1989) Suicide Attempt carbon monoxide (1997), abortive Leaving the Scene of an Accident Los Angeles, CA (Feb-2000) In Vitro Fertilization English Ancestry Maternal Risk Factors: Diabetes, Depression Kevin Hart: What Now?In high school Berry was a cheerleader, class president, and prom queen.She won the Miss Teen All-American Pageant in 1985, and was first runner-up for Miss USA in 1986.See full summary » The story is set in 1962 Louisiana.The Batiste family is headed by charming doctor Louis. See more » Taking on the adaptation of a literary classic like this one is daunting at best, but as always, Oprah is up to the task.The Batiste family is headed by charming doctor Louis.