The former UFC title challenger, Cat Zingano, going to court with Halle Berry after claiming she was offered a role in a movie, but they ended up
The former UFC title challenger, Cat Zingano, going to court with Halle Berry after claiming she was offered a role in a movie, but they ended up moving on from it.
The lawsuit obtained by TMZ alleges that Zingano and Berry met in July 2019 to discuss a film that Berry was directing called “Bruised.”. According to the Bellator athlete, Zingano claimed that Berry mentioned that she would be a perfect fit for the role in the film.
Inside the document, Details emerged that Halle Berry told Cat Zingano to keep a clear schedule, as she was adamant that the film’s production was on the horizon.. However, things get complicated because during that time Zingano claims that his former employer, the UFC, made him a hefty offer. In the statement, Zingano mentions that he brought the fight offer to Halle Berry’s table and that the Hollywood star told him to skip the fight offer..
Agonizing over the decision Cat Zingano was not sure which adventure she would produce more economically, and finally “Alpha” decided to keep the role of the film.. After choosing not to fight alongside Berry’s council, Zingano alleges that the UFC released her from the organization shortly thereafter.
According to the demand, Zingano claims that Berry told her not to accept the fight and that, after the UFC released her, she was turned down by Berry for her possible role in “Bruised.”. Overcome with shock and dismay, Cat Zingano explained that after being disqualified for the role of actress, Berry claimed that the film would only work with fighters hired by the UFC.
With a pending lawsuit underway, Cat Zingano stated that he has cut off all contact with Halle Berry. At the time of this writing, there has been no official statement from Halle Berry or her representatives. However, Superfights will keep you up to date on any new details that come to light.