” Later that night, Brody explained his impulsive move.
“If you ever have an excuse to do something like that, that was it,” he declared. One year after her historic Best Actress win for her gritty portrayal of a struggling waitress in , the star with the silk-pie skin and to-die-for body says she has “evolved into this woman that feels very confident in who she is.” It shows.
Halle is the most down-to-earth person.” That’s refreshing for an actress with one of the most out-of-this-world bodies in Hollywood. “It’s important to feel good about myself physically. At the end, I feel like I’ve done something really challenging.” Even more rigorous is Berry’s strict diet, which centers around chicken, fish, veggies, brown rice and tabbouleh.
“Before she came into my life, I was about work, work, work. And we get to play.” Not that married life has been all fun and games.“No girl looks good in a band uniform,” says Amy Jorgensen, her classmate at Bedford High School, “but Halle was gorgeous.” Berry recalls her teenage look differently: “My face was so full that to this day my husband thinks I had a nose job.” Plus, “I was always trying to straighten my hair.I haven’t had long hair in so long, and that’s why!During the past year, Berry and Benét have had to repeatedly confront talk of trouble.Although Benét previously has admitted to “mistakes,” Berry says the union is solid: “He has brought me a lot of joy.” Still, she acknowledges, “all marriages are challenging. This is too much work.’ But I have a partner who is willing to do the hard work.