In 1985, represented the state of Ohio in the Halle Berry and won. A year later, she became the Miss Teen All-American Pageant . Following that pageant, she embarked on a modeling career. In other words, Berry is used to being beautiful. That’s not a bad label to have that is, unless you want a diverse acting career. first runner-up in the Miss U.S.A. pageant
When Berry first started auditioning for roles, she went out for rough and rugged roles because she wanted to prove that she could play any character, but
However, she didn’t let that stop her. often heard “no” due to the fact that she was attractive.
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“In the beginning, I used to have to downplay it because I wanted to be taken so seriously as a thespian and as an artist and as an actor,” Berry told
Reelz.com. “I’d play crackheads and downtrodden women and disguise myself. As I’ve gotten older, I’ve become more comfortable with who I really am and all parts of me knowing that my physical self doesn’t diminish me in any way or my talent.”
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2. Kim Kardashian
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3. Back then, she was known as the girl from the sex tape and barely knew how to pose of the red carpet.
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8. 3 kids and 10 years later, hot mama Kourt is single and ready to mingle.
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9. Khloe Kardashian
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10. We watched her fall in love and marry Lamar Odom within 30 days — and divorce him four years later
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11. We also saw her try to get her mojo back with some of the hottest rappers and athletes in the game after a difficult divorce.
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14. Kendall Jenner
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18. Rob Kardashian
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20. Kris Jenner
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24. Caitlyn Jenner
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