Halle Berry Related to Sarah Palin?

Yes, "in some twisted way," the Oscar winner says. 

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Well, it's not the craziest thing we've ever heard. They're both attractive to many people and enjoy being in the spotlight. And now it turns out that Halle Berry and Sarah Palin might also have (very, very) distant relatives, reports EURweb:

Perhaps underscoring the "everyone is connected" theme of her latest film "Cloud Atlas," Halle Berry found out that somewhere on the distant branches of her family tree sits the former GOP Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin.

"In some twisted way (we are related)," the Oscar winner told Extra. "Somebody sent me this information that she was my distant (relative)."

Her co-star Tom Hanks, seated next to her during the interview, pointed out how the odd connection is linked to their new movie, which is about how people's lives impact on each other in the present and future.

Any other celeb pairs you suspect might have a common ancestor or two?

Read more at EURweb.

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