Especially as I started to grow and go through all kinds of trials. “The hardest part,” she says, “is trying to convince people, ‘Hey, I’m just like you. People will try to find something to add controversy to everything that I do.I got that wrong, but next time I’ll get it right.’ ” She says she tries to avoid too much self-criticism. I’ve come to terms with that.” Motherhood, though, has added a new dimension to her sense of self.
“If you ever have an excuse to do something like that, that was it,” he declared. One year after her historic Best Actress win for her gritty portrayal of a struggling waitress in , the star with the silk-pie skin and to-die-for body says she has “evolved into this woman that feels very confident in who she is.” It shows.“Probably the most unnerving part of being a mother is I know India watches everything I do, everything I say,” notes Berry.“Even though I didn’t squeeze her from my body, this little person loves me unconditionally.” As for future kids, she says simply, “I hope so.” Three-time costar Hugh Jackman lauds Berry’s generosity toward her family—and his.I don’t know any trick for straightening.” But then, Berry never much needed tricks to gain notice.After graduation, a boyfriend submitted her photo to a state beauty pageant.