Celebrities who are in beautiful interracial relationships

MixedRaceCelebCouplesJust 49 years ago it was illegal for mixed couples to get married in certain states then in 1967 the American Supreme Court stated that laws prohibiting interracial marriage were unconstitutional. Since then, mixed unions have been on the rise in the real world and in Hollywood.

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.