Halle Berry has delivered a knockout transformation.
The 55-year-extinct actress — who’s diagnosed for her glamorous red-carpet appearances — has undergone a dramatic invent-underneath to play a down-and-out blended martial arts fighter in her upcoming movie, “Bruised.”
Berry goes make-up-free while enjoying protagonist Jackie Justice — a onetime MMA champ who has fallen on hard times.
The character is a single mother who scrubs toilets for a living, with Berry considered wearing tattered clothes and darkish circles underneath her eyes in the 2-minute trailer.
After the character decides to step abet into the ring and stage a comeback, she’s met with a collection of harsh blows. In a single scene, Berry is considered with a dark seek as she stands sobbing at a sink.
But while the actress can also just delight in undergone a metamorphosis for the movie, many took to the feedback allotment underneath the trailer’s page on YouTube to direct she soundless appears to be like amazing.
“Wait…. I do know its rude but… how extinct is she? She soundless appears to be like amazing!” one fan declared.
“She’s 55 years of age, I’m slowly letting it sink in,” one other admirer remarked, marveling over the actress’ age-defying magnificence.
In the interim, several others claimed Berry shall be nominated for one other Academy Award for the role.
She scooped up an Oscar for Finest Actress abet in 2002 for “Monster’s Ball” — one other role by which she underwent a pronounced invent-underneath.
Berry modified into battered while making “Bruised” — files surfaced in August that she broke several ribs while filming her fight scenes.
“[It was] create of a loopy shatter,” the movie’s stunt coordinator, Eric Brown, told Entertainment Weekly. “But that modified into correct her intensity … Halle’s a varied case. I’ve worked with a complete bunch actors, and nearly none of them delight in that create of work ethic.”
“Bruised” will premiere in select theaters on Nov. 17 and can stride on Netflix initiating Nov. 24.