Halle Berry Net Worth in 2013
Halle Berry has become one of the most celebrated actresses in Hollywood. In 2002 she received her first Oscar for Best Actress in “Monster Ball”.She was paid only $600K for the role. Berry is the only African American woman to win the prestigious award. She also won a Golden Globe in the 1999 HBO documentary “Introducing Dorothy Dandridge”. Berry produced and co-wrote the script portraying the first African American woman to be nominated for an Academy Award. Berry is also known for her role as Storm in the film adaptation of the X-Men comics. In 2001 film Swordfish she was paid $2.5 million alongside John Travolta. In 2004 she play Catwoman earning $14 million for the role which also got her a Raspy for the Worst Actress. Berry’s first $1 million salary came form the film Executive Decision. Her net worth is $70 million.
Halle’s career spans over 2 decades from her first role in Jungle Fever. She was in a long term relationship with model Gabriel Aubry and the couple had a daughter named Nahla. For years they have been engaged in a bitter legal fight over custody of Nahla since their five-year romance ended in 2010. Halle Berry has been ordered to pay $20,000 a month in child support. Berry is currently engaged to actor Olivier Martinez. They welcome their first child together, a boy at Cedars Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles October 6th 2013.
In 2014 Berry will be busy making her television debut star in the new ABC Drama Extant scheduled to premiere summer 2014. She will play an astronaut who returns home from a mission and has to deal with easing back into a normal lifestyle. Berry is also wrapping up production of the the upcoming X Men: Days of Future Past.
The beauty has crossed over into a mainstream star and icon. She is known for her beauty and fashion. Berry was personally chosen by Donatella to appear in the 2006 Versace Ad campaigns. For several years she was named one of People magazines “50 Most Beautiful People” and have also topped list for FHM ‘Sexiest Woman of the Year” in 2004, 2005 and 2006.