Halle Maria Berry (born Maria Halle Berry; August 14, ) is an American actress. Berry won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the romantic drama Monster's Ball (). As of , she is the only black woman to have won the award. Jun 08, · Watch video · With John Travolta, Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry, Don Cheadle. When the DEA shut down its dummy corporation operation codenamed SWORDFISH in , /10(K). Halle Berry in Swordfish () Ask 10 cinema junkies to cite the premise behind Swordfish and we’re guessing only two or three of them will be able to .