Veronica Berry Biography 1986-
Born to loving parents, Christina and Tyrone Berry Sr. Growing up she always seemed to be involved in theatre. After high school, Berry attended the University of Phoenix where she earned a degree in Business and marketing. Following college, she realized her true passion for the arts. Berry found herself giving up her nine to five and pursuing her dream of acting and modeling. She attended the Performers Studio Workshop for two and a half years under the guidance and coaching of C.S.A, Kathy Laughlin.
Joining the cast of “Rock of Ages,” in June 2012, Tom Cruise, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Alec Baldwin, Russell Brand, and Mary J. Blige, ignite on the big screen with Veronica. Berry plays Louise, assistant to Paul Gill (Paul Giamatti) in the upcoming production.
Academy Award Winning, Cuba Gooding Jr. takes the screen with Berry in 2011 “Ticking Clock.” Berry plays young DA agent Felcia Carson, who soon finds her fate in the hands of Keene, a futuristic serial killer, played by Neal McDonough.
In 2007, Berry make’s her theatrical debut in the motion picture “Father of Lies.” She played Diona Jacobs opposite Vivica Fox, who is better known for her roles in Independence Day and Kill Bill. Vivica plays her best friend Barbara Robinson. Berry plays the wife of a world renowned preacher played by Clifton Powell, who is tangled up in lies and deceit within the church.
Shortly after “Father of Lies,” wrapped , Berry, leaped into television playing a young office assistant Helen opposite two time Tony Award Nominee, Epatha Merkerson in , Lifetimes, “Girl Positive.” The movie focuses on teen sex in high schools.
A pivotal year for the actress was 2008. Director John Stockwell, better known as “Cougar” in Top Gun, took a chance on Berry and transformed a Russian male drug dealer role into a female drug dealer after Berry’s compelling audition. Berry shared the screen with up and coming Anton Yelchin who played Dorian Spitz , a young teen wanting to make extra money by selling drugs for the summer.
Veronica Berry seems to be on the right path for an outstanding career within the entertainment industry.