There are people who say racism is everywhere, from football to Hollywood. And no matter how much we try, there will always be someone who says something racist. However, the following couples are a living proof that racism is long gone from Hollywood, and that people are equal.
1. Robert Pattinson And FKA Twigs
After his relationship with fellow actress Kristen Stewart ended, Pattison found new love with FKA Twigs. They began dating in August 2014, and they are still together. Who knows, maybe Pattison will put a ring on her finger, something he failed to do on Stewart’s finger.
2. Idina Menzel And Taye Diggs
These two split in 2015, but race was not an issue. They had their misunderstandings, and decided to divorce peacefully in 2015. Fun fact: During their divorce, they said they are wealthy enough and can afford a divorce which is a better option than living unhappy.
3. Eve And Maximillion Cooper
The famous female rapper married Cooper in 2015, and the first thing she said after was that he “tamed her”. Truth be told, Eve was quite the naughty girl, and since then, she is nowhere to be found in “yellow pages”.
4. Zoe Saldana And Keith Britton
Zoe and Keith were in a long relationship, and they even got engaged. But the couple split in 2011 after several years of dating. After the split, Zoe admitted she was ready to have kids with Keith, but they were just in different place at the time.
5. Jessica Alba And Cash Warren
Jessica and Cash are happily married for few years now, and they have two daughters to show off. Despite their busy schedule, the couple finds a way to spend time together, and Cash is the romantic one, the one that always surprises Jessica with cute gesture, like the video tribute for her 35th birthday.
6. Matt Stone And Angela Howard
Matt Stone got famous for the phrase “You killed Kenny”. The South Park co-creator meet Angela in 2008, and they are dating even since. You might not see them in public, as they are keeping their relationship and intimate life away from the public’s eyes, but they are very much in love.
7. Ed Sheeran and Nicole Scherzinger
These two dated for a brief period of time after Nicole broke up with Formula One driver Luis Hamilton. However, while race was not an issue, the age difference was just too much for those two to handle. They have stayed friends since the breakup in 2015, and Nicole even sang one of his songs in a comedy video.
8. Garcelle Beavais-Nilon And Mike Milon
These two broke up in 2010, when Garcelle filed for divorce. Her husband sex affair was exposed to the public, and she just couldn’t take it.
9. Ice-T And Coco
The rapper and his big breasted wife Coco have been happily married for 14 years. They got their first daughter, Chanel this year and she is a cutie. The couple posted a picture of their daughter with her ears pierced few months ago.
10. Naomi Campbell and Vladimir Doronin
Naomi has dated several celebrities during her career, but she caught a big fish in Vladimir. The Russian millionaire was fond of supermodels, having dating one previously. But the couple didn’t last, as they split in 2013. They have crossed paths several times after the split.
11. Venus Williams and Hank Kuehne
Hank was engaged before dating Venus, but the former No.1 tennis player had no problem with that. They started dating in 2006, and got engaged in 2007. Since then, they have been happy in their relationship, and Venus admitted that Hank has made her a “sex addict”.
12. Paul Wall and Crystal Wall
Paul has said few times that he is hated for “dating a black woman”. However, the rapper doesn’t mind, as he and Crystal are happy. The couple lost weight together, 200 pounds to be exact. Paul lost 130 pounds with a surgery, and now the two lead a healthy life, eating fruits and vegetables more than everything else.
13.Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian
The former basketball star and Khloe started having problems when the show “Living with the Kardashians” started. The two split at one point, which was the low point for Lamar. After trying to kill himself, Khloe was the one to get him back on his feet. The two are now reportedly back together with Lamar proving to survive the “Kardashian curse”.
14. Lil Wayne And Dhea
Lil Wayne and Dhea were a couple for so many years, but then he decided to break up with her. The rapper is now dating Christina Milan, but he still spends time with Dhea from time to time. For example, in 2015, he spent Thanksgiving with his former girlfriend, and his current girlfriend was not happy.
15. Alfre Woodard And Roderick Spencer
32 years and counting. These two are the poster child for successful marriages in Hollywood, and race was never an issue. When they started dating in the 1980s, racism was in full steam, but that didn’t stop them from expressing their love.
16. Rutina Wesley And Jacob Fishel
Rutina and Jacob were happily married for several years. That all changed in 2013, when the actress filed for divorce, citing “irreconcilable differences”. She even asked the jury to prevent Jacob from asking any “spousal support”. The couple started dating in college, and got married after graduating in 2005. But their careers went in a different way, with Rutina becoming a household name, and Jacob unable to pick up any roles.
17. Chris Noth And Tara Lynn Wilson
Actor Chris North admits, his interracial marriage has brought him several “hate mails”. He does believe the world will move in a different, and more free direction in the future, and he won’t receive mails like “don’t come here with your wife”.
18. Robin Thicke And Paula Patton
These two split up in 2015, and since then, Robin made several attempts to win her back. But his desperate attempts didn’t result in a happy relationship, last year, the singer admitted he was embarrassed by his pathetic and desperate gestures.
19. George Lucas And Mellody Hobson
George and Mellody are fighting several stereotypes. They are not just fighting the race card, they are fighting against the “age card” as well. The director is 71 years old, while his wife is just 46 years old. But the difference doesn’t matter because the couple is firm believer in the premise “love conquers all”.
20. Chris Evans and Naomie Harris
This relationship lived only in the rumors, and few events where they appeared together. But in 2013 Naomie got back with her boyfriend Peter, and all the rumors were put to sleep.
21. Randy And Erika Jackson
Randy and Erika were in marriage for 18 years, an eternity in Hollywood years. Their long lasting marriage ended in 2014, when Erika filed for divorce, and asked $40 million in return.
22. Kim Kardashian And Kanye West
Kanye is definitely a man many should aspire to become. The rapper is one of the few men in Hollywood that can look past his spouse’s history and past. Fun fact: Kanye has even joked few times of his wife’s sex tape. The two are happily married with a daughter, North West as proof to their love.
23. Tamera Mowry And Adam Housley
Tamara and Adam are a low-profile celebrity couple. Nevertheless, they make the list for having a successful interracial relationship and a kid to show off.
24. Robert De Niro And Grace Hightower
Robert is one of the most wanted actors in Hollywood, despite being one of the oldest in the same time. But sadly, he is taken, and there is no hope he will ever be single again. The actor is married with Grace for 19 years now, and he proudly takes her everywhere he goes.
25. John Legend And Chrissy Teigen
These two are a living proof that true love still exists, even in Hollywood. Rarely a young couple such as the singer and the model can survive the wear and tear of Hollywood’s busy live. But the two made it work, and in April, they welcomed their first child, daughter Luna to the world.
26. Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson And Lauren Hashian
These two love Disney, and they decided to show their love to Disney by naming their daughter Jasmine. The couple had their first child in 2015.
27. Justin Chambers and Keisha Chambers
Justin and Keisha are another “dinosaur” when it comes to Hollywood marriages. The two got married in 1993, back when interracial relationships were a taboo topic. And they are still going strong.
28. Matthew And Camila McConaughey
Matthew went above and beyond to help his wife get an American citizenship. In 2015, his wife Camila finally became an American citizen, and the actor published the joyful news on Instagram. American or not, Matthew loves Camila no matter what.
29. David Bowie and Iman
David Bowie might be gone, but his love story with Iman will live forever. The couple was together for 26 years, and according to Bowie, it was love at first sight. The singer met the model in 1990, at a dinner shortly after her retirement from the modeling world. He know immediately she would be his wife. For her part, Iman needed two weeks to know “he is the one”, after the musician welcomed her at the airport with flowers following her trip to Los Angeles.
30. Wolfgang Puck And Gelila Assefa
These two got married in 2005, but Gelila says she felt like they were in marriage long before the ceremony. They dated for two years before Wolfgang presented her with a ring. For his part, he says he was so committed to the relationship, he didn’t need a ring to prove it.
31. Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez
Halle and Olivier were married for two years, from 2013 to 2015. And in October 2015, the two split, shocking the world. Both filed for a divorce, and they still have to settle on who gets custody of their son.
32. Heidi Klum and Seal
The singer and model were the posterchild of Hollywood for seven years before splitting in 2012. They’ve remained close since, and last year, they reunited for a kiss during a family dinner wither their children.