Halle Berry was nominated for outstanding actress in a motion picture for her role in Kidnap

By Karen Mizoguchi
January 16, 2018 12:56 AM

Halle Berry was a style standout at the NAACP Image Awards on Monday.

The actress, 51, celebrated her outstanding actress in a motion picture nomination for her role in Kidnap at the star-studded soirée. Actress Octavia Spencer won the award.

Though Berry lost the trophy, her Reem Acra ensemble surely landed her on the best dressed list of the night.

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The mother of two chose the designer label’s red and black strapless, sheer gown from its Fall 2016 ready-to-wear collection which featured lace embellishments throughout.

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Inside the event, one of Berry’s biggest celebrity fans was in complete awe of her.

“I finally met @halleberry tonight. I got teary. She has been such a huge inspiration for me for so much of my life,” actress Laverne Cox wrote on Instagram and Twitter.

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“Thank you Ms. Berry for your incredible career and all the inspiration and being so sweet as I totally fanned out. #naacpimageawards,” the Orange Is the New Black star added.