Halle Berry to make her B’way debut

Updated: Jul 18, 2010, 16:29 PM IST

London: Bond girl Halle Berry will make her Broadway debut opposite actor Samuel L Jackson in Katori Hall`s acclaimed play `The Mountaintop`.

The Oscar-winning actress will play a hotel maid who delivers a meal to US civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr, played by Jackson on the evening before he`s assassinated on April 3, 1968, Contactmusic reported.

The play, which is set in Room 306 at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee, comes to Broadway after wowing London audiences.