Halle Berrys Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education and Career.
Halle Berrys Net Worth 2020 – Halle Berry is a typical rag to riches story, from humble beginnings Halle has worked her way to the Zenith of her career earning plaudits and A-list awards along the way.
Halle Berry was born on 14th August 1966 in Cleveland, Ohio, the U.S.
Halle Berry was born to Judith Ann, a psychiatric nurse and Jerome Jesse Berry, a hospital attendant. She is of mixed ancestry—her mother was of English and German origins while her father was an African American. She has an elder sister
Her father abandoned the family when Halle was very young and she was raised by her single mother in a predominantly white neighborhood. She had to face a considerable amount of racism while growing up.
As a teenager she participated in several beauty pageants and won the Miss Teen All American in 1985 and Miss Ohio USA in 1986.
She was adjudged the first runner-up in the Miss USA pageant in 1986. This success inspired her to ditch her studies and pursue a career as a fashion model.
Shortly after her success at the pageant, Halle dated John Ronan.
The two-year romance ended in October 1991 when he sued Halle for $80,000.
Halle was briefly involved with star actor Wesley Snipes before she finally married Atlanta Braves baller David Justice in 1993. Justice and Halle divorced in 1997.
Halle re-married in 2001 to musician Eric Benet after the pair had dated for two years. The marriage lasted for four years, 2001-2005. Ten months after her divorce from Eric, Halle fell in love with Canadain model Gabriel Aubry whom she met at a photo shoot earlier in 2005.
Gabriel and Halle have a daughter, Nahla Ariela, who was born on March 16, 2008. In April 2010, the couple separated and a long-running custody tussle ensued.
Halle Berry was on the move once again, this time it was actor Olivier Martinez. The pair met in South Africa and started dating barely months after her separation from Gabriel Aubry.
Aubry, Berry, and Martinez were engaged in a protracted three-way legal battle over the custody of Nahla. After a few fisticuffs and restraining orders, the issue was resolved.
Halle Berry and Oliver Martinez got married in July 2013 at the Chateau des Conde in France. They welcomed their son Maceo-Robert in October 2013. After a two year marriage, the couple divorced in December 2016.
She attended Bedford High School before enrolling at Cuyahoga Community College to study broadcast journalism. As a student, she was very active in extra-curricular activities and also served as the head cheerleader and class president.
Heading towards her career, she had started her career from 1989.
She had acted in the short-lived ABC television series Living Dolls. She has portrayed the lead character played by Eddie Murphy in the romantic comedy Boomerang in 1992. In 1996, she had acted Sandra Beecher in Race the Sun.
Then she had received praise for her role in Bulworth as an intelligent woman raised by activists in 1998.
The next year, she had portrayed the first black woman to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress. Later she had acted in the movie Swordfish, which featured her first topless scene in 2001.
She had also received $12.5 million for the title role in the movie Catwoman. In 2005, she had also awarded a Worst Actress Razzie Award.
Subsequently, she had appeared on New Year’s Eve in 2011 and in 2012, she had acted one of the leads in the film Cloud Atlas.
In the next year, she had signed on to star in the CBS drama series Extant as well as played Molly Woods, an astronaut who struggles to reconnect with her husband after spending 13 months in space.
She had launched a new production company with producing partner Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas in 2014.
Moving towards the awards and achievements, she has won many awards in her life. She has achieved the 2002 Academy Award for Best Actress, the Primetime Emmy Award, Golden Globe Award for Best Actress and the Academy Award.
Halle Berry is an American actress, former fashion model and beauty queen who has a net worth of $80 million.