According to the 2010 Pew Research Center Report, a record breaking 15.1 per cent of all new marriages in the U.S. were mixed. Compare that to Canada, where 4.6 per cent of all married and common-law couples are interracial. In the past five years alone, that number has risen by one-quarter and it continues to grow.
There are many benefits to being in an interracial relationship, and these celebrities know it. Whether it’s being introduced to a new culture or language, or being exposed to new world views, being in a mixed union is positive for everyone involved.
Here are some of the most famous mixed couples in Hollywood.