In the film, she starred as a diner waitress tailing a vehicle when her son is kidnapped by its occupants.
She was formerly married to baseball player , singer-songwriter , and actor.
Berry tackled a more serious role, playing a former drug addict struggling to regain custody of her son in 1995 , starring opposite.
Many in the African-American community were critical of Berry for taking the part.
In 2009, she was voted 23 on 's 100 Sexiest Film Stars.
In the film, she took on the supporting role of a nurse befriending a man in the final stages De Niro.
Wesley Snipes busted her eardrum, not me.
Beginning in 1996, she was a spokeswoman for seven years and renewed her contract in 2004.