All the training Berry put in ahead of filming that action sequel, alongside Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne and Angelica Huston, means she probably doesn’t have to feel guilty about eating a late-night snack... maybe ever.
Earlier this month at CinemaCon in Las Vegas, she recalled the movie’s director, Chad Stahelski, had warned her that she’d have to “train harder than anything in your life” for the role.
“And it was the hardest thing ever done in my entire life,” Berry said.
She and Reeves trained six days a week, doing martial arts and learning to handle firearms.
“If I get attacked on the street, God bless them, because I know some stuff that will f*** them up,” Berry said.
She’s also got some serious social media skills.
Halle Berry on Instagram
Halle Berry on Instagram
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