Halle Berry is an Academy Award-winning actress, who also happens to be the only black woman to have won the prestigious award. She started her acting career with small roles in some short lived TV series’ in the late 80s, such as ‘Knots Landing,’ ‘Who’s the Boss,’ and ‘Living Dolls.' She made her debut with the 1991 movie ‘Jungle Fever’ and went on to work in films, such as ‘Boomerang’ and ‘Jungle Fever’ in the 90s, to little success.
Her big breakthrough came in the late 90s when she was cast for the role of Storm in ‘X-Men.' She went on to reprise her role in the next few films from the same franchise. However, the best role of her career is considered to be ‘Monster’s Ball,' for which she won an Academy Award for best actress.
Other notable Halle Berry films are ‘Swordfish,’ ‘Die Another Day,’ ‘Cloud Atlas,’ ‘Gothica,’ and ‘Kings.' Her filmography also consists of some other commercially successful titles, such as ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle,’ ‘Kidnap,’ and ‘GothiKa.' She has also faced some box office failures during the course of her career with movies, such as ‘Catwoman’ and ‘Bond Girls are Forever.'