Despite the longevity such couples can have, celebrities in interracial marriage have recalled how they’ve been on the receiving end of racist messages because they chose to pursue interracial romance.
With this roundup, learn more about famous interracial couples, including gay and straight pairs.
And it just so happens that one of them is black and the other is white.
When Rick and Michonne became a couple, it was something fans didn't see coming.
Ripa, who is white, met Consuelos, who is Hispanic on the soap opera “All My Children.” Other long-lasting interracial couples in Hollywood include actor Woody Harrelson and his Asian American wife Laura Louie, Matt Damon and his Latina wife Luciana Barroso, and Thandie Newton and her white husband Ol Parker.
However, Farrakhan explains why there is an attraction to white women and men in the first place.
You could say that Smith has also already bridged the gap between black and white audiences.
As one of Hollywood’s most bankable actors, Smith has starred in some of the biggest blockbusters that have been marketed and watched on a universal level–no one would call the .
Several famous white men are or have been married to black women.
Proving that love sees no color, some of the most well-known and powerful duos are of mixed races.