- Fri Oct 6, 2006, 7:38 AM GMT
Halle Berry is set to play the lead role in DreamWorks Pictures' true-life tale "Class Act."READ MORE
Berry will play Tierney Cahill, a teacher from Reno, Nev., who took a challenge from her sixth-grade students to run for Congress in the 2000 elections on the condition that they would help run her campaign. The single mother ultimately lost her bid to an incumbent, but she ended up winning of the popular vote.