Sanjaya Malakar: Halle Berry Lookalike Matt Richenthal at March 12, 2007 6:00 pm. Comments America loves Sanjaya Malakar.The fact that he isn't the top singer in this year's American Idol field doesn't appear to matter to voters.So, what it is that draws people to Malakar? Maybe his resemblance to Halle Berry. Seriously. Take a look: Edit Delete Matt Richenthal is the Editor in Chief of TV Fanatic. Follow him on Twitter and on Google+.