Actor Shemar Moore is spilling some juicy tea about his past relationship with singer Toni Braxton and actress Halle Berry, during a sit down with a BET reporter.
During the interview, Moore opened up about his past fling with the ladies, saying, Toni was a “fun ride,” but Berry was a “necessary experience,”… basically saying Halle is a freak who turned him out!
Shemar tells BET (via Yazmar):
“[Toni Braxton] was my first Hollywood relationship. I was a baby, I did not know sh*t. I had just graduated from college, I had no money and I was on Young and the Restless. She called my agent when she was shooting a video in Miami, and it just went from there. I was like the little kid who found the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. It was a wild ride with Toni. She would never sing for me, though. That always bothered me.”
He then added:
“[Halle Berry] was the first woman to really knock my socks off. I fell hard for Halle. A lot of people now know we dated, but we had to keep it hush-hush at the time because she was fresh off her divorce from David Justice. I’m still grateful for that relationship. I was smitten not just because of who she was, but because we were so similar in so many ways. She was biracial, she was kind of going through the same things I was in Hollywood. Toni was a fun ride, but Halle was a necessary experience. It made me much stronger as a man, and knowing the caliber of woman I want in the future.”