At one point during his routine, a couple of guys started heckling him - causing Richards to lose his temper and spout off racist comments.
In 2001, Berry played the role of Leticia Musgrove, the wife of a man on death row, opposite Billy Bob Thornton, the racist prison guard whom takes part in her husband's execution in the gritty film Monster's Ball.
Garnering attention in recent years for racist rants, alcohol abuse, and allegations of homophobia and domestic violence, the actor found himself in the middle of legal battles and public disdain.
TMZ was at the hospital when Michael Jackson was brought in via ambulance, just like it was readily on hand when comedian/actor Michael Richards went on his racist, name-calling spree.
The site also has a staff of paid moderators who work 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to ensure that members avoid swearing, sexually suggestive references, and racist behavior.