Halle Berry is known from her roles in her movies such as "James Bond – Die Another Day" and "X-Men". In interviews, she is often in a good mood and humorous. But her past is anything but rosy. In her childhood, she had to witness that not only her mother but also her sister got abused by her father. Halle Berry herself had a violent boyfriend in the early 1990s. After she was beaten by him her hearing ability of her right ear declined to 20%.