Love Story: Hollywood’s Most Beautiful Couples

Published on 08/21/2017
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As far as love is concerned, it doesn’t know anything about color or religion or gender, it has no prejudices. Love is a beautiful emotion that everyone should be lucky enough to feel at some point in their life, which is precisely why we looked to Hollywood to drive this point home. We’ve rounded up Hollywood’s most beautiful interracial couples who are living proof of love’s unknowing bounds.

Robert DeNiro & Grace Hightower

To kick off this list is the Hollywood King himself, Robert DeNiro. Who in 1997, married his second wife, Grace Hightower, a career socialite and philanthropist. Then in 2004, this power couple renewed their wedding vows and have six children together. ‘Nuff said.

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Robert DeNiro & Grace Hightower

Matthew McConaughey & Camila Alves

Matthew McConaughey might be the breakout Dazed and Confused star but he’s not dazed or confused when it comes to the heart. See in 2006, he met the Brazilian model Camila Alves and after five years of dating, they said “I do” in a private Catholic ceremony. Three children later and this couple is still going strong.

Matthew McConaughey & Camila Alves

Matthew McConaughey & Camila Alves

George Lucas & Mellody Hobson

No doubt you’ve heard of George Lucas so we’ll skip that intro and move onto the love story. Lucas is the lucky man who met Mellody Hudson, the president of Ariel Investments and chair of DreamWorks Animation, in 2006. Forgetting online dating for a quick minute, after seven years, George and Mellody got hitched! And yes, they’re still together now – guess the Force is strong with this couple. (Sorry, just had to).

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George Lucas & Mellody Hobson

Robin Thicke & Paula Patton

In 1991, at the age of 14, Robin Thicke met the actress Paula Patton at an under-21 hip hop club, when he asked her to dance. Thicke claims he sang Stevie Wonder’s “Jungle Fever” to her as they danced (how cute!). Two years and the pair began officially began dating and by 2005, they got married. Five years later and their son, Julian, was born. However we do need to burst the love bubble now because Thicke and Patton separated back in February 2014, after 21 years together and nearly nine years of marriage. Just in 2015 was the divorce finalized.

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Robin Thicke & Paula Patton

Kanye West & Kim Kardashian

We’ve reached “Kimye”, because of course we have. Despite what you think about either Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, each one has achieved greatly in their collective career paths. After dating for a year back in 2012, the pair were engaged a year later, and then married in 2014 in Florence, Italy. Together they have two children, North and Saint.

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Kanye West & Kim Kardashian

Halle Berry & Olivier Martinez

Halle Berry may have started out as Miss USA but she is quickly became an Academy Award winning actress, folks. Berry met the French actor Olivier Martinez in 2010 on the set of Dark Tide. After dating for three years, the pair got married and two years later, they unfortunately got divorced.

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Halle Berry & Olivier Martinez

Tamera Mowry & Adam Housely

Former child star Tamera Mowry married Adam Housley, a Fox News Correspondent, after dating for nearly six years, in 2011. Since then, the pair have grown their family by two, a son Aden and a daughter Ariah.

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Tamera Mowry & Adam Housely

John Legend & Chrissy Teigen

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen ooze buckets full of #relationshipgoals day in, day out! After meeting on the set of Legend’s 2007 music video for “Stereo”, the rest is history for these lovebirds. Four years of dating, a wedding in 2013, and the birth of their daughter, Luna, in 2016, says it all.

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John Legend & Chrissy Teigen

Alfre Woodard & Roderick Spencer

Alfre Woodard is tearin’ up the Hollywood scene better than anyone has in decades – get it, girl. Heck she’s been married to the writer Roderick Spencer since 1983! Let that sink in for a minute. On top of it all, the pair adopted two children, Mavis and Duncan.

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Alfre Woodard & Roderick Spencer

Chris Noth & Tara Wilson

Chris Noth goes by many names – Detective Mike Logan, Big, Governor Peter Florrick, hubby, and daddy. Late 1999 is when Noth met actress Tara Lynn Wilson at the music venue he co-owns, The Cutting Room, in New York. Although they didn’t start dating until 2004 and four years later their son, Orion, was born. Officially they said “I do” in 2012.

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Chris Noth & Tara Wilson

Rutina Wesley & Jacob Fishel

In 2005, True Blood star Rutina Wesley married the actor and former Juilliard classmate, Jacob Fishel. While it seemed like a forever love story, the pair filed for divorce in 2013.

Rutina Wesley & Jacob Fishel

Rutina Wesley & Jacob Fishel

Robert Pattinson & FKA Twigs

English heartthrob Robert Pattinson started dating English singer FKA Twigs back in 2014 – forever breaking the Edward and Bella 4Eva ‘ships. Be that as it may, Pattinson and Twigs got engaged in April 2015, here’s to you lovebirds!

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Robert Pattinson & FKA Twigs

Dr. Dre & Nicole Threatt Young

1996 might not mean anything to you but to Dr. Dre and Nicole Young, it’s the year they got married! Together they have two children, a son named Truice and a daughter named Truly.

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Dr. Dre & Nicole Threatt Young

Tina Turner & Erwin Bach

Picture this you’re at a record label party in London when you meet the man of your dreams. That’s precisely what happened to the legendary Tina Turner and German music executive Erwin Bach in 1985. After 27 years of dating, the pair officially said “I do” in Küsnacht, northern Switzerland.

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Tina Turner & Erwin Bach

Taye Diggs & Idina Menzel

Ugh, these two were so perfect together! After meeting in 1995 during the original production of Rent, this couple got married in 2003 and welcomed their son, Walker, in 2009. However their divorce was finalized in 2014. ~Sigh~

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Taye Diggs & Idina Menzel

George & Amal Clooney

As if we need to introduce George and Amal Clooney! They were officially married on September 27, 2014, at Ca’ Farsetti and recently on June 6, 2017, they welcomed twins! A daughter, Ella, and a son, Alexander. Seriously, we couldn’t be happier for George and Amal!

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George & Amal Clooney

Zoe Saldana & Marco Perego

Back in March 2013, Hollywood elite Zoe Saldana began dating the Italian artist Marco Perego. Just a few months later and the pair secretly married in June 2013! Furthermore their cuteness shines even more considering that Perego adopted her surname upon marriage – YAS. So the Perego-Saldana pair have three children together, twin sons Bowie and Cy and a third son Zen.

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Zoe Saldana & Marco Perego

Ryan Piers Williams & America Ferrera

Our girl America Ferrera first met the actor, director, and writer Ryan Piers Williams back in college – when he cast her in a student film at USC. Right? So cute. On June 27, 2011, they tied the knot and have been giving off #relationshipgoals ever since.

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Ryan Piers Williams & America Ferrera

Ryan Gosling & Eva Mendes

Forever will the 2011 film The Place Beyond the Pines be where this smoldering couple first met. Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes also have two beautiful daughters together, Esmeralda and Amanda.

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Ryan Gosling & Eva Mendes

Maya Rudolph & Paul Thomas Anderson

Funny gal Maya Rudolph has been dating the director Paul Thomas Anderson since 2001. They live together with their four children, Pearl, Lucille, Jack, and Minnie.

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Maya Rudolph & Paul Thomas Anderson

Woody Harrelson & Laurie Louie

Actor, activist and playwright Woody Harrelson and Laura Louie got hitched in 2008. And in case you were wondering, Louie is actually Harrelson’s former assistant and co-founder of Yoganics, an organic food delivery service.

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Woody Harrelson & Laurie Louie

Ellen Pompeo & Chris Ivery

Ellen Pompeo, aka Dr. Meredith Grey, married the producer Chris Ivery back in 2007. Although they actually have a cute-meet story because they met at a Los Angeles grocery store in 2003. Told you it was cute! Together, the couple have three children, Stella, Sienna, and Eli.

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Ellen Pompeo & Chris Ivery

Rick Fox & Eliza Dushku

Rick Fox, the former star player for the L.A. Lakers, and Eliza Dushku, everyone’s favorite (second favorite?) slayer ever, began dating in 2009. However in 2014, the pair called it quits. Although both have since found love again!

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Rick Fox & Eliza Dushku

Ron Perlman & Opal Stone

We may know Ron Perlman from Sons of Anarchy and Hellboy, but to Opal Stone, he’s simply her husband. We just have to say that this beautiful pair have been married since 1981 – so let that sink in! Additionally, they have two children together, a daughter Blake and a son Brandon.

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Ron Perlman & Opal Stone

Lisa Bonet & Jason Momoa

Now here’s a pair that never needed to consider online dating as a mutual friend introduced them back in 2005. By 2007, they said “I do” and have two children together. Also, can we just say, this is truly a gorgeous couple!

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Lisa Bonet & Jason Momoa

Benjamin Bratt & Talisa Soto

2002 is when Benjamin Bratt began dating and then married his very pregnant girlfriend, the actress Talisa Soto. Although the two had met 10 years prior at the casting audition of Blood In Blood Out. Only when filming of Piñero in 2001 did they develop a relationship. Together they have two children, Sophia and Mateo.

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Benjamin Bratt & Talisa Soto

Jessica Alba & Cash Warren

The gorgeous, brilliant, and talented Jessica Alba met Cash Warren in 2004 while filming Fantastic Four. They got married then in May 2008 and have two daughters, Honor and Haven, with baby number three on the way.

Jessica Alba & Cash Warren

Jessica Alba & Cash Warren

Wesley Snipes & Nikki Park

Wesley Snipes married the painter Nakyung “Nikki” Park back in 2003 – yes, the pair are still happily together. Moreover, they have four children together.

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Wesley Snipes & Nikki Park

Enrique Iglesias & Anna Kournikova

Spanish singer Enrique Iglesias and tennis star Anna Kournikova have been dating since 2001 – they’re still one sizzling couple. Reportedly they split in 2013 but have since reconciled.

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Enrique Iglesias & Anna Kournikova

Michael Caine & Shakira Baksh Caine

English actor, producer, and author Michael Caine has been married to the actress and model Shakira Baksh since – wait for it it – 1973! In fact, they met after Caine saw Baksh in a Maxwell House coffee commercial and a friend gave him her number. After calling her for 10 days did she finally agree to meet! Good decision in the end as this pair are still together.

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Michael Caine & Shakira Baksh Caine

Reggie Bush and Lilit Avagyan

NFL running back Reggie Bush married the Armenian dancer Lilit Avagyan in 2014. They have two children together, Briseis and Uriah.

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Reggie Bush and Lilit Avagyan

Nicolas Cage and Alice Kim Cage

Nicolas Cage married his third wife, a Korean actress, who used to be a waitress, Alice Kim Cage in 2004. A year later, their son Kal-el was born. Just last year, the pair split.

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Nicolas Cage and Alice Kim Cage

Thandie Newton and Ol Parker

English actress Thandie Newton (known for The Pursuit of Happyness, Crash, Mission Impossible II) married the director Ol Parker back in 1998. Together, they have three children.

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Thandie Newton and Ol Parker

Vanessa Williams and Jim Skrip

Miss America, Vanessa Williams, married her third husband Jim Skrip, a businessman from New York, in 2015.

Vanessa Williams and Jim Skrip

Vanessa Williams and Jim Skrip

Janet Jackson and Wissam Al Mana

This diva, duh the one and only Janet Jackson, got married to her third husband the Qatari business mogul Wissam Al Mana in 2012. January 2017 is when their son, Eissa, was born however the couple have since split.

Janet Jackson and Wissam Al Mana

Janet Jackson and Wissam Al Mana

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos

Our girl Kelly Ripa met her Mexican-American husband Mark Consuelos back in 1995 – when he became her new co-star on the set of All My Children. The following year, the pair eloped and have three children together.

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Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos

Salma Hayek and Francois-Henri Pinault

51 year old Lebanese-Mexican actress Salma Hayek married the French businessman Francois-Henri Pinault in 2009. Their daughter, Valentina, was born in September 2007.

Salma Hayek and Francois-Henri Pinault

Salma Hayek and Francois-Henri Pinault

Justin Chambers and Keisha Chambers

Grey’s Anatomy star Justin Chambers, aka Alex Karev, has been married to his wife, Keisha, a former model agency booker since 1993. In fact, they met while Chambers was working for ad campaigns for Calvin Klein and Keisha was working at the modeling agency. Together they have five children!

Justin Chambers and Keisha Chambers

Justin Chambers and Keisha Chambers

Eddie Murphy and Paige Butcher

The ever hilarious Eddie Murphy has been dating the Australian model Paige Butcher since 2012. And on May 2016, their daughter Izzy was born.

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Eddie Murphy and Paige Butcher

Laura Dern and Ben Harper

Blue Velvet actress Laura Dern met at one of Ben Harper’s concerts in the fall of 2000. In 2005, they exchanged vows and have two children together. However their divorce was finalized in 2013.

Laura Dern and Ben Harper

Laura Dern and Ben Harper

Michael Jordan and Yvette Prieto

Come on, Michael Jordan is the kind of man who needs no introduction! During Christmas 2011, His Airness proposed to the Cuban-American model Yvette Prieto and by 2013, they got hitched. A year later and they welcomed twin daughters, Victoria and Ysabel.

Michael Jordan and Yvette Prieto

Michael Jordan and Yvette Prieto

Dave Chappelle and Elaine Mendoza Erfe Chappelle

The one and only stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer Dave Chappelle and his wife Elaine are up next. Back in 2001 Chappelle married Elaine, who is Filipino, and together they have three children.

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Dave Chappelle and Elaine Mendoza Erfe Chappelle

Matt Damon and Luciana Barroso

According to Forbes magazine, Matt Damon is one of the most bankable stars! Anyways, in 2003 while filming Stuck on You in Miami, Damon met the Argentine Luciana Bozán Barroso and the rest is history. We will add that the pair have three daughters together.

Matt Damon and Luciana Barroso

Matt Damon and Luciana Barroso

David Bowie and Iman

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer David Bowie married the Somali-American model Iman back in 1992, and they were still together in 2016, when Bowie sadly passed away at 69 from liver cancer. Together, they had one daughter.

David Bowie and Iman

David Bowie and Iman

Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Rebecca Olson Gupta

Meet Dr. Sanjay Gupta, who is America’s most-trusted doctor, and yes he is also a neurosurgeon and college professor! Back in 2004, he tied the knot with the family law attorney Rebecca Olson.

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Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Rebecca Olson Gupta

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon

Ahem, the “We Belong Together” singer met the actor and comedian Nick Cannon while shooting her music video for her song “Bye Bye”. By 2008, they tied the knot and had twins together. However they divorced in 2014 and it was only just finalized in 2016.

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon

Sidney Poitier and Joanna Shimkus

Hollywood legend, who is also a Bahamian-American author and diplomat, Sidney Poitier married the Canadian actress Joanna Shimkus back in 1976 – and they’re still married to this day!

Sidney Poitier and Joanna Shimkus

Sidney Poitier and Joanna Shimkus

Roger Ebert and Charlie Hammelsmith

Up until his death, Roger Ebert was one of most renounced film critics and in 1992 at 50 years of age, he married the attorney Charlie Hammelsmith. He once wrote about his wife, “She fills my horizon, she is the great fact of my life, she has my love, she saved me from the fate of living out my life alone, which is where I seemed to be heading”.

Roger Ebert and Charlie Hammelsmith

Roger Ebert and Charlie Hammelsmith

Seal and Heidi Klum

Surely you knew we’d include the incredible musician Seal and his ex-wife the world’s greatest supermodel, Heidi Klum. Engaged in 2004, married in 2005, renewed vows every year on their anniversary, three biological children together, and sadly divorced in 2015.

Seal and Heidi Klum

Seal and Heidi Klum

James Earl Jones and Cecilia Hart

for over 60 years James Earl Jones has been regarded as one of greatest actors of all time and this brilliant star has been married to the actress Cecilia Hart since 1982. They had one son together, Flynn. Sadly in 2016, Hart passed away from ovarian cancer.

James Earl Jones and Cecilia Hart

James Earl Jones and Cecilia Hart

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