Halle Berry shares sultry post-workout snap as she gushes about MMA training... after congratulating 'queen' Zoe Kravitz on landing Catwoman role
She has always kept her body in tip-top shape which has landed her roles including 2004's Catwoman.
And Halle Berry won't be dropping her title of fittest celebrity without a fight.
The 53-year-old actress took to Instagram on Friday to share a sultry and sweaty post-workout snap after doing some kickboxing training during an MMA workout.
She could be seen glistening while posing against a railing on a rooftop overlooking Huntington Beach , California as she wore a tank top with the logo of the Seuua Daao Muay Thai Gym in Orange County.
Striking: Halle Berry took to Instagram on Friday to share a sultry and sweaty post-workout snap after doing some kickboxing training during an MMA workout at Seuua Daao Muay Thai Gym in Huntington Beach, California
Halle captioned the image: 'Happy #FitnessFriday y’all! Some of you may have noticed I’ve been training with the MMA community lately. It’s been a fun, crazy and extremely challenging journey, and I’ve been so blessed to learn from such incredible people! Today I want to talk about one of the essential parts of MMA training, Muay Thai.
'Prepare to burn anywhere between 800-1000 calories per hour [fire emojis]- but don’t worry, you can do it! It’s a great way to learn to self-defense and use every part of your body in your workout (including your knees and elbows)!
'Need any extra convincing? Check stories for workouts by Kuhn Kru and my friend celebrated Muay Thai trainer Aaron Malaszewski of @sdmuaythaigyms (who’s shirt I’m rockin up top) - he’s not only the nicest man in the world, but he’s trained some of the biggest names in #MMA and can show you the ropes. Enjoy! [boxing glove emoji]'
This comes after Halle congratulated Zoe Kravitz on landing a role in playing Catwoman in upcoming superhero flick The Batman. Halle played the title character in the Catwoman feature film in 2004.
'Keep shining queen': This comes after Halle congratulated Zoe Kravitz on landing a role in playing Catwoman in upcoming superhero flick The Batman
Gorgeous: It was announced earlier this week that Zoe (pictured in May) will star in the new Batman film directed by Matt Reeves
The Oscar-winner took to Twitter on Thursday to share two snaps of the 30-year-old actress with the sweet caption: 'Special shout-out to your new #CatWoman, the eternally graceful & extremely bad a** @ZoeKravitz . Keep shining Queen & welcome to the family! '
Anne Hathaway and Michelle Pfeiffer also congratulated Kravitz as they also have played the iconic Batman villain character.
Pfeiffer was Catwoman in Batman Returns in 1992. Hathaway was the last to star as Catwoman in the Christopher Nolan directed version in 2012 called The Dark Night Rises.
Powerful: Halle played the title character in the Catwoman feature film in 2004
The news was announced by Variety on Monday morning.
According to the website, Zoe was in the running for Catwoman alongside Zazie Beetz, Eiza Gonzalez and Alicia Vikander.
The Big Little Lies star landed the role despite worries about scheduling due to her filming Fantastic Beasts, Variety reported.
Well deserved: Anne Hathaway also shared a red carpet snap of Kravitz as she congratulated her on landing the iconic role in the reboot of the Batman film
Blast from the past: She played Catwoman in 2012 Christopher Nolan directed The Dark Knight Rises; pictured in the film
The new Batman film, directed by Matt Reeves, is set to start filming late 2019 or early 2020 with a release date set for June 25, 2021.
Zoe's casting as Catwoman in the upcoming Batman film comes after Robert Pattinson landed the role of the Caped Crusader.
Ben Affleck was supposed to reprise his role as Batman but dropped out.
Zoe has voiced the character Catwoman in 2017's The Lego Batman Movie that had Will Arnett as Batman.
Iconic: Michelle Pfeiffer was Catwoman in Batman Returns in 1992
Zoe claimed in a 2015 Nylon magazine interview that she had tried auditioning for that film but that she was prevented from doing so because she was too 'urban.'
Julie Newmar played her for two seasons in the sixties series Batman and Eartha Kitt played her in season three.
Lee Meriwether played Catwoman in the 1966 film Batman.
Zoe reprised her role as Bonnie Carlson in season two of Big Little Lies as well as having just wrapped her new TV series High Fidelity, which will debut on Hulu.
In character: Julie Newmar played her for two seasons in the sixties series Batman and Eartha Kitt played her in season three