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.
Some accounts say he was abusive to both his wife and daughters.
Later that year, Berry overcame Hollywood's racial barriers when she was cast as the first African American to play the Queen of Sheeba, in the Showtime's movie , an HBO biopic.
Eddie Regan Murphy was born on April 3, 1961, in Brooklyn, New York.
Blaustein to work on ideas for a follow-up, although Eddie Murphy isn't yet attached to reprise his role as fish-out-of-water Akeem Joffer.
Halle Berry won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in 'Monster's Ball' (2001), becoming the first African-American woman to win the honor.
"My mother says I never talked in my own voice," Murphy later said.
Accessories included quite a bit of bling in the form of large hoop earrings, gold chain necklaces, gold bracelets and a sizable gold watch. Zola's dress was perhaps the most elaborate, and included a very intricate, bauble-infused bodice, as well as a dual layer, asymmetrical hemline.
He spent his early years in the projects of Bushwick with his father, Charles Murphy, a New York City police officer and amateur comedian, his mother, Lillian Murphy, a telephone operator, and his brother Charles.
His parents divorced when he was three; five years later, his father died and his mother went into the hospital for an extended period.
In 2007, he won the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor and received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of soul singer James "Thunder" Early in Dreamgirls.
Murphy's work as a voice actor in films includes Thurgood Stubbs in The PJs, Donkey in Dream Works' Shrek series, and the Chinese dragon Mushu in Disney's Mulan.