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40+ Celeb Couples Whose Love Give Interracial Relationships The Representation They Deserve

We’re discovering that there’s a ton of celebs that have partnered up with people from totally different backgrounds to them. Whether they have a diverse cultural or racial identity, these couples are proving that nothing can stand in the way of true love.

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We think it’s high time that couples from mixed backgrounds are seen and celebrated as much as homogenous couples have been. So we’ve compiled a list of famous people you might not have realized are proudly dating outside their race and culture.

Jordan Peele and His Wife Chelsea Peretti

Jordan Peele grew in prominence for his comedy sketch show Key & Peele, which he co-created with Keegan-Michael Key. But since the success of his 2017 horror film Get Out, he’s been gaining international recognition for his directing talents. His wife is comedian and actress Chelsea Peretti, who is best known for playing Gina Linetti in the comedy show Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

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Jordan is mixed race and identifies as black, with his dad being African-American and his mom being a white American. Chelsea on the other hand comes from a totally different background, but that makes no difference to either of them. Her father is of European descent, namely Italian and English, whereas her mother is Jewish of European descent.

Wanda Sykes and Her Wife Alex Niedbalski

Actress and comedian Wanda Sykes is considered by many to be one of the funniest names in Hollywood. She best-known for her TV work in Curb Your Enthusiasm and Black-ish, but has also starred in several big romantic comedies. She has been happily married to Alex Niedbalski for 11 years, eloping only a month after publicly coming out.

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Wanda is in the unique situation of being able to trace back her family lineage to the only known black family rooted in freedom from the late 17th century. Her ninth great-grandmother was a white woman who had a mixed-race child. Her wife Alex, on the other hand, wasn’t even born in America; she is French and enjoys a family life with Wanda as a homemaker.

Jamie Chung and Her Husband Bryan Greenberg

Actress Jamie Chung first made it on to the showbiz scene in reality TV but transitioned into film work, for which she is now best-known. You might recognize her from Grown-Ups, The Hangover Part II, or Big Hero 6. Her husband, on the other hand, is actor Bryan Greenberg, who is most famous for starring as Ben Epstein in How to Make It in America.

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Jamie is a second-generation Korean-American, who considers her upbringing to have been very traditional. Bryan, however, comes from a Jewish background of European descent from both his parents. They don’t let cultural differences come between them; for their wedding, they decided on celebrating in a non-denominational ceremony.

Kelly Ripa and Her Husband Mark Consuelos

Talk show host and actress Kelly Ripa is a popular media personality, most recognized today for co-hosting the morning show Live! with Kelly and Ryan. She married to actor Mark Consuelos, who people know best from soap opera All My Children and teen drama Riverdale.

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With more than 20 years of marriage, love conquers all differences for this showbiz couple. Both of them actually share some Italian heritage, but where Kelly also has Irish ancestry, Mark is Mexican and was born in Spain. Now, they’re three kids later and still in love.

Randy Jackson and His Girlfriend Mariah Scimone

Musician and television personality Randy Jackson is an acclaimed bassist, who has carved out a totally different career for himself as a judge on American Idol. He’s even the longest-serving judge in the show’s history. Jackson has been dating his girlfriend, Simone since 2018. They stepped out together not long after his divorce from Erika Riker, who he was married to for 18 years.

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Randy is African-American while Simone (real name Erika Riker) is of European ancestry and thought to be from Italy. And as we can see, their different backgrounds are no obstacle for love. There is also a considerable age gap between the lovers, but they happily pay no mind to it.

America Ferrera and Her Husband Ryan Piers Williams

Who could forget when actress America Ferrera starred as Betty Suarez on the ABC series Ugly Betty. Her success as the lead character catapulted her career into film work, most notably the How to Train Your Dragon franchise. She met her now-husband, Ryan Piers Williams, back in 2010 when he directed her in the movie The Dry Land.

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The couple is usually private about their personal life, but they announced last month that they have been together for a total of 15 years now. America’s parents are Hondurans who emigrated to the states in the 70s. Ryan on the other hand comes from Texas and has Irish roots.

Nicole Richie and Her Husband Joel Madden

Television personality and fashion designer Nicole Richie rose to fame through the reality show The Simple Life, which she starred in with socialite Paris Hilton. She’s since had her own reality show and been a mentor on NBC’s Fashion Star. Her husband is lead vocalist Joel Madden of the rock band Good Charlotte.

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Nicole was adopted by singing legend Lionel Ritchie when she was three and was friends with Nicole’s parents, so she has always known of her background. She is part Creole, Mexican, and English, whereas Joel is from a purely European background. He is said to have Irish, Scottish, German, and English ancestry.

John Legend and His Wife Chrissy Teigen

Singer-songwriter John Legend and model Chrissy Teigen are one of the most publicized Hollywood couples. Their picture-perfect marriage was only heightened when they had their first child in 2016. Fast-forward to today, and they’re a family of four with another little one on the way.

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John underwent DNA testing on the show Finding Your Roots, in which he discovered he was 64% African, 32% European, and 4% Native American. He identifies as black, but Chrissy has a whole other story. Her father is Norwegian and her mother is Thai, on top of which she spent part of her childhood growing up in Hawaii… talk about a mixed upbringing!

Wolfgang Puck and His Wife Gelila Assefa

The Austrian-American chef and restaurateur Wolfgang Puck is one of the best-known names in fine dining. He has been awarded four Michelin stars and has proudly been introduced into the Culinary Hall of Fame. He is married to a fashion designer, Gelila Assefa, who specializes in making handbags.

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After two unsuccessful marriages, he married his love Gelila in 2007. With their shared taste in the finer things of life, it’s easy to see why these two get along. Wolgang is Austrian through and through whereas Gelila is from Ethiopia, where she was born and educated. Now, they reside happily in Los Angeles with their two kids.

Jessica Alba and Her Husband Cash Warren

Actress and businesswoman Jessica Alba became a household name in the 2000s, after starring in several successful films such as Fantastic Four, Sin City, and Little Fockers. Her husband Cash Warren is the son of former basketball player Michael Warren, and he’s a TV producer.

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Jessica’s paternal grandparents were of Mexican heritage, while her mom is of European ancestry. A DNA test revealed that she is in fact over 70% European herself much to her surprise. That being said, she identifies very strongly with her Native American side, which makes up 20% or less of her genetics. Not as much is known about Cash’s background, other than it is different to Jessica’s as his father is black and his mother is white.

Robert De Niro and His Wife Grace Hightower

Acting legend Robert De Niro has been at the top of his career for some time. He is much adored for his roles in crime films such as Goodfellas and The Godfather Part II. But he’s also loved for branching into comedy acting as he has for Meet the Parents. He was married to actress Grace Hightower for over 20 years, in which they had two kids together.

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Famously, Robert is of Italian ancestry, and he identifies as Italian-American. But his mother had Dutch, German, English, and French ancestry. Grace, on the other hand, is African-American and Native-American. Since they parted ways in 2018, they have been learning how best to co-parent as exes.

Pharrell Williams and His Wife Helen Lasichanh

Singer, rapper, and record producer Pharrell Williams is the multiple Grammy Award-winning music artist that has been active in the music scene since the 90s. He married his long-term girlfriend, model and fashion designer Helen Lasichanh, back in 2013. And they’re stronger than ever to this day.

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Pharrell can trace his African-American descendants back all the way to West Africa, whereas Helena is of South-East Asian descent. It is thought that she has Laotian roots, which is today located in south China. In 2018, Pharrell revealed what their secret to a lasting relationship was: “I love her because of everything that she is, good, bad and indifferent.”

Tamera Mowry and Her husband Adam Housley

90s kids will instantly recognize actress Tamera Mowry for playing one of the twins in teen sitcom Sister, Sister. She was starring opposite her real-life identical sister, Tia, which eventually led to their own reality show in 2011 called Tia & Tamera. Tamera married former Fox News correspondent and journalist Adam Housley in 2011, after going out for six years.

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Tamera’s father is white, and her mother comes from Afro-Bahamian ancestry. Adam is a white American and has spoken out about people who don’t support their union. “The fact that, in this day and age, we get attacked for our interracial relationship is beyond sad… it is pathetic. Yes I am white. Yes she is half black. Marrying a white man does not erase her color, and marrying a woman who is half black does not mean I am blinded.”

Robert Pattinson and His Fiance FKA twigs

FKA Twigs is the English singer and songwriter with an Avante-Garde twist. She’s released two studio albums, both of which received high critical acclaim. She was in a relationship with British actor Robert Pattinson from 2014 to 2017, around the time he started focusing on independent films. But he’s most famous for playing Edward Cullen in the Twilight film saga and Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter.

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These loving stars come from very different ethnic backgrounds but they both grew up in the UK. FKA Twigs Is half Jamaican with some Spanish ancestry, and Robert is completely English. Even though it didn’t work out in the long run, they took their relationship very seriously and, it is believed, even got engaged.

Rutina Wesley and Her Husband Jacob Fishel

Actress Rutina Wesley’s most popular role has been on HBO’s vampire fantasy show True Blood. But she also portrayed Nova Bordelon on the drama TV show, Queen Sugar. She married fellow actor Jacob Fishel in 2005, who has had more success in films such as Across the Sea, Without a Trace, and A Night Without Armor.

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They may have different skin tones, but love conquered all for Rutina and Jacob. They were married for eight long years (in showbiz terms) but called it quits in 2013. Despite having known each other since they were kids in the same school, it just wasn’t meant to be for these two.

Steffi Graf and Her Husband Andre Agassi

German tennis pro Steffi Graf is the former world No. 1 who managed to hold down the title for over a year. Some believe her to be the best female tennis player of all time. She ended up falling in love with fellow professional tennis player Andre Agassi in 1999, and they married two years later.

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They’ve been married for almost 20 years, and they’re still as in love as ever. Despite her German upbringing and his Armenian and Assyrian heritage, their cultural differences weren’t enough to keep them apart. Steffi once let on to what might be their secret: “We have no interest in creating unnecessary attention and we thrive in our own environment, which is our lives as a whole.”

Zoe Saldana and Her Husband Marco Perego

It wasn’t until actress Zoe Saldana starred as Neytiri in 2009s Avatar that she became an international star. Her roles in the Guardians of the Galaxy and the Avengers series have made her the second-highest-grossing actress of all time. Her husband and the father of her children is artist Marco Perego.

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Zoe and Marco come from totally different backgrounds but they fit together like bread and butter. Zoe is a busy mix of Dominican, Haitian, Puerto Rican, and Lebanese and identifies as black. Marco, on the other hand, is from Italy. But they split their time between Los Angeles and New York.

Jason Taylor and His Wife Katina Taylor

Former professional American football player Jason Taylor spent the majority of his athletic career signed on to the Miami Dolphins. He was married to Katina Taylor, a former Miami Dolphins reporter, for a total of 14 years and they have three children together.

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Jason is of dual heritage, born to a white mother and a black father. Katina is of European heritage and an American citizen. But what’s their ethnicity got to do with it, especially when they both had a passion for and career concerned with American football?

Maya Rudolph and Her Boyfriend Paul Thomas Anderson

Actress, comedian, and singer Maya Rudolph arguably caught her big break in Saturday Night Live comedy sketches. From there, she started appearing in films such as Bridesmaids and Shrek the Third and has built a successful career in Hollywood. Her husband Paul Thomas Anderson is the filmmaker who wrote and directed There Will Be Blood.

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Maya has a dual heritage as her mother is African-American and her father is Ashkenazi Jewish. She had musical parents, with her mother being singer Minnie Riperton and her father composer Richard Rudolph. Her parents’ lasting love has been a template for her own marriage to Paul, who comes from English ancestry.

George Lucas and His Wife Mellody Hobson

Producer, screenwriter, and film director Geroge Lucas is famous for his multimillion-dollar Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises. For over 50 years he has been at the forefront of the film industry and is considered a pioneer. His wife is the incredibly accomplished Mellody Hobson, the former chairwoman of DreamWorks Animation and the current co-CEO and president of an investment company.

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George is a mix of many European ethnicities, including German, English, Scottish, Swiss, and even some Dutch and French! Mellody is African-American who broke a record when she became the first African-American woman to head The Economic Club of Chicago. They choose to lead a very private life together and have one daughter who was born via surrogacy in 2013.

Eddie Murphy and His Wife Paige Butcher

Stand-up comedian and actor Eddie Murphy got his big break on Saturday Night Live with his hilarious skits back in the 80s. He’s come far since then, achieving several accolades throughout his acting career including a Golden Globe. He is now married to model Paige Butcher, who is his third wife.

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Born in Brooklyn, New York, Eddie is African-American and has frequently touched on subjects about his race and identity. His wife didn’t grow up in the states and was instead born in the sunny city of Perth, Australia. They’re an inspiring example of two people from different countries and cultures who work amazingly as partners. Since 2012, they’ve been raising their daughter Paige together.

David Bowie and His Wife Iman

British singer-songwriter David Bowie is an icon in the music industry, having risen to fame in the early 70s as a leader in glam rock. His wife Iman was a supermodel and muse to luxury fashion brands, who later created her own cosmetics company. She ended up becoming a pioneer in makeup for people of color.

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Born in London, David is as British as it gets. That being said, he descends from Irish immigrants who settled in the north of England. Iman was born in Somalia to a diplomat father and a doctor mother and ended up moving to the states when her modeling career took off. They famously had a lasting and loving relationship right up until he passed away in 2016.

Nick Jonas and His Wife Priyanka Chopra

Singer and actor Nick Jonas makes up out of three members of the brotherly trio, Jonas Brothers. They’re hugely successful with a huge teen fan base, and recently he’s been receiving a lot of press attention for his relationship with the multi-award winning actress Priyanka Chopra.

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Nick is of mixed European heritage, mainly from countries like Germany, England, and Ireland. Priyanka, on the other hand, is entirely of Indian background. And she’s very celebrated back home, being that she’s one of the highest-paid performers in all of India. Their differences don’t come between them, as they proved at their Rajasthan wedding in 2018 where they combined both Christian and Hindu traditions.

James Earl Jones and His Wife Cecilia Hart

James Earl Jones has earned his title as one of the best actors in all of American history. At 89 years of age, he has been awarded numerous titles, honors, and awards for his contribution to film. From playing Darth Vader in Star Wars to Mufasa in The Lion King, he’s had an unforgettable career. His wife Cecilia Hart is also an actress who is best known for playing Stacey Erickson in the 1979 police drama Paris.

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James has African-American, Native-American, and Irish ancestry, whereas Cecilia has only European roots. They had 34 loving years together until she passed away in 2016, but it wasn’t as easy for their generation to be in an interracial relationship. James once recalled his grandmother being “the most racist… bigoted person I’ve ever known.” He added: “She would consider it defensive racism, but it’s still racism, it’s still the same poison.”

Serena Williams and Her Husband Alexis Ohanian

Serena Williams is the tennis sensation that took the world of female sports by storm. The former no.1 in women’s single tennis married Alexis Ohanian in 2016, the founder of social media website Reddit and one of the most successful internet entrepreneurs. Serena is African-American and Alexis is half German, half Armenian. She has spoken openly about their relationships in interviews.

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“I’m an athlete. He’s a business guy. I’m black. He’s white. We are totally opposite. I think we just complement each other,” Serena said in 2018. She added the inspiring message: “It’s interesting. I never thought I would have married a white guy… so it just goes to show you that love truly has no color, and it just really goes to show me the importance of what love is.”

Enrique Iglesias and His Wife Anna Kournikova

Singer Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler was one of the biggest stars of Latin America in the 2000s, earning himself the title of the “King of Latin Pop.” He was dating the famous tennis player Anna Kournikova for many years before tying the knot, but they’ve kept the date of their wedding under wraps.

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Enrique was born in Madrid, Spain, to a Spanish father and Filipina mother, and upholds a strong Hispanic identity. In contrast, Anna is completely Russian and was born in the city of Moscow. Three children later, these two never let cultural differences come between their romantic love story.

Salma Hayek and Her Husband Francois-Henri Pinault 

Actress and producer Salma Hayek got her start in telenovelas, before moving onto Mexican cinema and eventually high-earning Hollywood films. Her husband François-Henri Pinault is a successful businessman and a chairman and CEO of a luxury goods company. Born in Mexico, Salma actually has more genetically varied makeup than most people assume.

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Salma’s father was Lebanese-Mexican, while her mother was a Mexican woman of Spanish heritage. Francois, however, is French and has a strong identity with his home country. Salma once told a magazine: “A lot of people are very shocked that I married who I married, but it’s another way of showing racism. They can’t believe this Mexican ended up in the life that she has, and they’re uncomfortable around me… [He] is the best husband in the world.”

Robin Thicke and His Wife Paula Patton

Singer, songwriter, record producer, and actor Robin Thicke became a household name after his single “Blurred Lines” became a no.1 hit on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. He was married to actress Paula Patton, who is best known for appearing in films like Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol and Warcraft. They divorced in 2014, for which they received a lot of press attention and speculation during this time.

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Robin was born to famous parents, actress and singer Gloria Loring and actor Alan Thicke, and is a white American. His ex-wife is of dual heritage however, with a white mother and a black father, but has stated that she identifies as black. Their marriage didn’t work out in the end and they’ve each happily moved on while still co-parenting their young son together.

Chris Noth and His Wife Tara Wilson

Actor Chris Noth is famous for several TV roles, notably NYPD Detective Mike Logan on Law & Order, Big on Sex and the City, and Peter Florrick on The Good Wife. He has been married to actress Tara Lynn Wilson since 2012, who he now owns an adorable teahouse with in Canada.

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Chris has Irish roots, while Tara’s ancestry goes back to the Philippines. She is Canadian, but the couple split their time between Los Angeles, New York, and Massachusets. When asked by an interviewer about the son he and Tara share, Chris spoke about his belief that the world is moving towards a more racially ambiguous society, and how he believes it is “organic.”

Vincent Cassel and His Wife Tina Kunakey

Actor Vincent Cassel achieved international fame after his role as Francois Toulor in Ocean’s Twelve and Ocean’s Thirteen. He is known for taking on the antagonist roles in films such as Black Swan and Jason Bourne. He has been married to model Tina Kunakey since 2018 after three years of dating.

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Vincent is ethnically and culturally French, born into a family of performers. Tina was also born and raised in France, but her ethnicity is a mix of Togolese, Sicilian, and Andalusian. Despite an age gap of more than 30 years, anyone who follows either of them on social media will know that they are fiercely in love.

Cuba Gooding Jr and His Wife Sara Kapfer

Actor Cuba Gooding Junior has appeared in a number of much-loved films, including Rat Race, American Gangster, and Pearl Harbor. He got his breakthrough in 1991 when he starred as Tre Styles in Boyz n the Hood, and recently took on the title character for The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story. He’s was married to Sara Kapfer, his high-school sweetheart, from 1994 to 2017.

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Cuba is African-American, with his grandfather from his father’s side coming from Barbados. But unlike Cuba, Sara has roots in Germany. They may not be together anymore, but with over 20 years together they must have had a strong bond. Cuba once said about his marriage: “Now that I’m this so-called big star, everybody expects to be with some model… But Sara was there before the hype.”

Matthew McConaughey and His Wife Camila Alves

Actor and producer Matthew McConaughey became famous for starring as the lead in romantic comedies throughout the 2000s. But the 2010s saw a shift in the type of role he was taking on. He married Camila Alves, a model, in 2011and the pair now reside in Texas raising their three children.

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Matthew’s background comprises of English, Irish, Scottish, German, and Swedish ancestry. Camila was born and brought up in Brazil, but she also has Portuguese ancestry. They may have had different beginnings, but love just happens as and when. Matthew has admitted in the past that he “was not looking for” a relationship when he met Camila, but here they are.

George Clooney and his Wife Amal Clooney

Actor, screenwriter, and film producer George Clooney started acting professionally in the 90s. But he only achieved international recognition in the 2000s after the success of the heist movie Ocean’s Eleven. His wife is Amal Clooney, a barrister in international law and human rights, who has had a lot of important clients over the years.

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George’s family was originally from England, Ireland, and Germany, with strong political connections in the United States. Amal, however, was born in Beirut, Lebanon, to parents that fled the country in the 80s due to the civil war. But growing up in the UK, she’s culturally British. That doesn’t appear to have gotten in the way of them, as George once revealed, “I knew fairly quickly that I wanted to spend the rest of my life with Amal.”

Nick Lachey and His Wife Vanessa Lachey

The actor, singer, and TV host Nick Lachey started out in showbiz as the lead singer of the boy band 98 Degrees. But his previous relationship with singer Jessica Simpson got him his own TV show called Nick and Jessica. His wife Vanessa was a former beauty queen model, and actress, who now co-hosts the Netflix show Love is Blind with her husband Nick.

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Nick’s ancestors are from all over Europe; he’s anything from English and Scottish to German and Dutch. Vanessa has ancestry from other parts of the world, namely the Philippines from her mother’s side and Italy/Ireland from her father’s side. They came from different paths, but now they’re inseparable.

Eve and Her Husband Maximillion Cooper

Rapper, singer, songwriter, and actress Eve Cooper (commonly known as Eve) is a chart-topping hip hop artist. But in recent years she’s become one of the hosts of The Talk, a talk show on CBS Daytime. She started seeing the wealthy entrepreneur Maximillion Cooper in 2010, marrying him in 2014 and becoming step-mom to his four kids from a previous relationship.

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Eve was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to African-American parents with her mom working in a publishing company, and her dad supervising a chemical plant. And while CEO Maximillian is British, their similarities outweigh their differences. They’re both hugely successful on their own merit and have been joined in matrimony for 16 years.

Matt Damon and His Wife Luciana Barroso

Actor, producer, and screenwriter Matt Damon got his big break after writing and starring in Good Will Hunting with actor Ben Affleck. He’s since become one of the most bankable actors in Hollywood. He met his wife Luciana Barroso during a shoot when she was working as a bar waitress.

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From his father, Matt inherited English and Scottish genes while his mother had roots in Finland and Sweden. But Luciana was born in Salta, Argentina, where she was still living when she met Matt Damon. Matt was visiting the bar she worked at when he was filming for Stuck on You when the two struck an undeniable connection. Now, they have four kids together, with Matt acting as a stepdad to her daughter from a previous marriage.

Ellen Pompeo and her Husband Chris Ivery

Actress, producer, and director Ellen Pompeo is one of the highest-paid actors in the world in recent years. She rose to fame in the states while starring in Law & Order, but her role on Grey’s Anatomy is what catapulted her to international recognition. Her husband Chris Ivery is a music producer who she has three children with.

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Ellen has mainly Irish ancestry with some Italian roots, while Chris is mixed race. Ellen has spoken out about the racist upbringing she was exposed to and what effect it had on her: “I grew up in an Italian-Irish neighborhood in Boston, and it doesn’t get any more racist than that. That’s my experience. The racism is what actually drew me to Black and brown people. All this anger and name-calling just made me so curious.”

Ryan Gosling and His Wife Eva Mendes

Actor Ryan Gosling has been a household name ever since he starred in The Notebook as hopeless romantic Noah. He’s been in several commercially and critically successful films in recent years such as The Big Short and La La Land. His wife is actress Eva Mendes from films like Training Day and 2 Fast 2 Furious, who he started dating after they starred opposite in 2011s The Place Beyond the Pines.

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Ryan is part French-Canadian from both of his parents, with roots back in western Europe. In stark difference to his wife Ryan grew in as a strict Mormon, while Eva was raised in Los Angeles by her Cuban parents. They come from different worlds, but that hasn’t stopped them sharing their life together or even raising kids.

Kimora Lee Simmons and Her Husband Tim Leissner

Kimora Lee Simons is the former model turned fashion designer and TV personality who created the brand Baby Phat. Her TV work includes America’s Next Top Model, but she even had her own show in 2007 titled Kimora: Life in the Fab Lane. After two previous marriages, she’s now happily betrothed to former Goldman Sachs banker Tim Leissner.

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Kimora comes from a diverse heritage that consists of African American, Korean, and Japanese ancestry, but she was raised in St. Louis, Missouri. Tim, on the other hand, comes from a German background. Despite the ongoing financial scandals that he’s dealing with, the couple is still as strong as ever.

Kim Kardashian and Her Husband Kanye West

TV personality, socialite and businesswoman Kim Kardashian is one of the most famous faces in showbiz, with a huge net worth to boot. She’s married to rapper, fashion designer, and music producer Kanye West in one of the most high-profile marriages today. Despite their busy life in the public eye, they’re managing to raise four kids together.

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Kim is a fourth-generation Armenian-American from her father’s side, but essentially half European from her mother. She grew up in extremely wealthy circumstances, unlike Kanye. He is of African-American descent and was raised by his mom in a middle-class environment. They might be happy, but Kanye has spoken out about the struggles of “people not understanding an interracial relationship.”

Wesley Snipes and His Wife Nakyung Park

Martial artist Wesley Snipes has had a long career in acting and film production. New Jack City, The Expendables 3, and the Blade film trilogy are some of the best-known films that he’s starred in. He’s been married to artist Nakyung Park since 2003, and they now have four wonderful children together.

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Having been brought up in the Bronx, New York, Wesley was the son of African-American parents who worked in education and aircraft engineering. In complete contrast to himself, his wife Nakyung was born in South Korea. She likes to stay out of the limelight, only making rare appearances to come and show support for her husband. They’re obviously doing something right as they’ve been peacefully married for 17 years.

Justin Chambers and His Wife Keisha Chambers

Actor Justin Chambers is most famous for his role on the medical sitcom Grey’s Anatomy as Dr. Alex Karev. He actually started out as a model for various high-end brands such as Calvin Klein, Dolce & Gabbana, and Armani. His modeling career is what introduced him to his wife, Keisha, as she was working as a booker at his modeling agency.

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Justin is white with roots in England, Ireland, and Germany, while Keisha is African-American with some hispanic and European roots. Should anyone have any doubt as to their compatibility, they are currently raising five kids together in a house with their two rescue dogs. Total couple goals.