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Halle Berry's 'Monster's Ball' Oscar Winning Role Was First Offered to Vanessa Williams

Halle Berry's 'Monster's Ball' Oscar Winning Role Was First Offered to Vanessa Williams

Halle Berry rocks a sheer black top while stocking up on groceries at Ralph’s supermarket on Sunday (July 20) in Malibu, Calif.

The 47-year-old actor was seen looking over magazines at a newsstand.

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A few weeks ago, Halle showed Jimmy Fallon how to roll during an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in New York City.

“There was one offer that I got to do Monster’s Ball, and I had just given birth to Sasha. I saw [Halle] win the Academy Award, I was happy for her, but given a different set of circumstances, I might have done that role,” Vanessa Williams recently shared to Huffington Past on passing on Halle‘s role in Monster’s Ball.

FYI: Halle is wearing Dita Eyewear sunglasses and Reef Leather Uptown in Black flip flops.

30+ pictures inside of Halle Berry stepping out to the grocery store…

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