Halle Berry was a pageant queen before working in TV as an actress. She went on to a huge film career, with roles in work like Jungle Fever, Boomerang, Losing Isaiah, X-Men, and the Bond Girl. She became the first Black woman to win an Oscar for Best Actress for her role in Monster's Ball. She's also won an Emmy for her portrayal of screen icon Dorothy Dandridge. Halle shares her EBONY Moments with us. Recorded in 1992. Host Elliott Francis.
Halle Maria Berry is an American actress and former fashion model. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress in 2002 for her performance in Monster's Ball, becoming the first and, as of 2013, the only woman of African-American descent to win an Oscar for a leading role. She is one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood and has been involved in the production side of several of the films in which she performed. Berry is also a Revlon spokesmodel.