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Halle Berry Jokes About Distant Relation to Sarah Palin: 'She Ain't Invited to the Cookout'


Halle Berry gained’t be internet hosting Sarah Palin at any household reunions anytime quickly.

On Friday, the John Wick 3 actress, 53, poked enjoyable at her distant relation to the 56-year-old former Alaska governor-turned-TV character, making it clear that their shared household tree is about all they’ve in widespread.

“She could also be on the tree however she ‘AINT invited to the cookout. 😂,” Berry wrote on Twitter, sharing a tweet from the Each day Blast Stay that referenced her ties to Palin.

NBA star LeBron James discovered the jab humorous, replying to the Oscar winner’s tweet with a sequence of laughing emojis.

Again in 2012, Berry, who grew up in Cleveland, revealed to Further her reference to Palin, who was born in Idaho and raised in Alaska.

Berry shared the unlikely hyperlink with the outlet whereas selling her movie Cloud Atlas with costar Tom Hanks.

“You wanna know who I’m associated to? Sarah Palin. … That’s what I stated — ‘No!’ ” Berry stated on the time. “In some twisted means … someone despatched me this info that she was my distant .”

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Hanks, 63, discovered he had a distant relative of his personal final 12 months — a discovery he was knowledgeable of whereas opening a film through which he performs that very same long-lost member of the family: well-known kids’s TV host Fred Rogers.

Ancestry and Entry Hollywood stunned the actor with the knowledge at a November screening of A Stunning Day within the Neighborhood, which landed Hanks an Oscar nomination for his efficiency as Rogers, who died in 2003.

“Hear,” stated Hanks, harping on the importance of the revelation that he’s sixth cousins with Rogers, “all of it simply comes collectively, you see.”

Joanne Rogers, the TV host’s widow, additionally reveled on the random familial hyperlink between her husband and the actor. In a behind-the-scenes have a look at the film, Joanne — who known as Hanks “cute” in character — stated that Fred was a “enormous fan” of Hanks.

“That’s simply great,” Joanne advised Entry. “Now, that’s superb and Fred would have beloved it. He beloved household tree stuff.”