A teary-eyed Berry received the 2,333rd Walk of Fame star in a ceremony Tuesday in front of the Kodak Theatre.
"I am so emotional ... as soon as I saw the crowds of people and friends here, I started to cry," she said.
Photo Essay: Halle Berry Gets Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Berry won the best actress Academy Award in 2001 for her role alongside Billy Bob Thornton in "Monster's Ball." She won an Emmy and a Golden Globe for her title role in "Introducing Dorothy Dandridge."
Berry, 40, co-stars with Bruce Willis in the upcoming film, "Perfect Stranger," which opens April 13.