By doubling up on classes, and attending summer and night school, he graduated only a couple of months late.A Florida con man uses the passing of the long time Congressman from his district who he just happens to share a name with, to get elected to his version of paradise, Congress, where the ..."My mother says I never talked in my own voice," Murphy later said.Although he was never a dedicated student, Murphy found a great forum for his verbal agility in grade school, excelling in the popular game of "ranking"—trading witty insults with classmates.She has starred in films including 'Die Another Day,' 'Gothika,' the 'X-Men' film franchise and 'Kidnap.'Halle Maria Berry was born on August 14, 1966, in Cleveland, Ohio, the youngest daughter born to Jerome and Judith Berry, an interracial couple.Halle and her older sister, Heidi, spent the first few years of their childhood living in an inner-city neighborhood.
Berry attended a nearly all-white public school, and as a result was subjected to discrimination at an early age.
The beauty joined 49-year-old mom Nicole at the Women of Excellence Awards Gala in LA. A pair of white strappy heels completed the monochrome look.
Accessories included quite a bit of bling in the form of large hoop earrings, gold chain necklaces, gold bracelets and a sizable gold watch. Zola's dress was perhaps the most elaborate, and included a very intricate, bauble-infused bodice, as well as a dual layer, asymmetrical hemline.
When Murphy was 9 years old, his mother married Vernon Lynch, a foreman at a Breyer's ice cream factory, and the family moved to the primarily African-American suburb of Roosevelt, Long Island.
Murphy watched a lot of television growing up and developed a great skill for impressions, doing such characters as Bugs Bunny, Bullwinkle, and Sylvester the Cat.