I'm compiling a list of interracial and intercultural people, couples, movies, TV show characters, etc…. Help!

Please provide names and racial and/or ethnic makeup for each category. I will be especially grateful for those who provide obscure references that would be difficult for me to find without serious research. Thank you in advance for not telling me that Halle Berry is mixed race.

7 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    How 'bout Seal and Heidi Klum

    David Bowie and Iman

    Taye Diggs & Idina Menzel

    Rosario Dawon and Jason Lewis

    Aisha Tyler & Jeff Tietjens

    Halle Berry & Gabriel Aubrey

    Tiger Woods & Elin Nordegren

    For a whole list of bircial and multicultural famous people see:


    TV Couples:

    Christina and Preston, Grey's Anatomy

    Rose and Bernard, Lost

    Joy and Darnell, My Name is Earl

    Luca and Abby, E.R.

    Neela and Michael, E.R.

    Carrie's gf/wife was Sandy, E.R.

    Tom and Helen Willis, The Jeffersons

    Will and Vince, Will and Grace

    Keith Mars and Alicia Fennell, Veronica Mars

    Watch any soap and you will be able to add a lot more, what comes to mind for me is:

    John and Evangeline, One Life To Live

    Natalie and Christian, OLTL

  • 1 decade ago

    Isabelle Tyler on the 4400 is the daughter of a black man and a white woman. (I believe the actress who plays her is also mixed-race--she certainly looks it.) Isabelle is *not* nice, and it's a sci-fi show. I'm linking you to a background page on that character.

    Richard Tyler, her father, has loved white women. The first time, he was beaten for it. The second one, the mother of Isabelle, died. There is a third one that he seemed to feel something for this season.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Your question is not so clear, I guess.


    Did you know Captain Kirk was the first to engage in an interracial kiss on TV? He kissed the black crewmember, I forget her name.

    Mind you, Kirk could get pretty freaky with purple aliens or just about anything that came along...

    Oops, I got kind of sidetracked.

    Anyway, good luck with your research.

  • 1 decade ago

    New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter is of mixed race. And, of course, Tiger Woods, the golfer, is multi-racial, and I think his wife is white.

    Governor Jeb Bush of Florida's wife is from Mexico.

    As for differing cultures, Anne Meara and Jerry Stiller, performers and parents of Ben Stiller, are Catholic and Jewish respectively.

    The late John Lennon, white, and his wife Yoko Ono, Asian. Ditto Woody Allen and his current wife, Soon-Yi Previn (the Asian-born [bio parents were Asian] adopted daughter of Andre Previn, a Jewish, German-born naturalized American citizen and Mia Farrow, a Catholic American woman -- phew!).

    This from Wikipedia about an amazing man, Senator Barack Obama of Illinois:

    Barack Obama was born at the Queen's Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii to Harvard University-educated economist Barack Hussein Obama, Sr., a native of Kenya. His mother is Shirley Ann Dunham, of Wichita, Kansas. At the time of Obama's birth, both his parents were students at the East-West Center of the University of Hawaii at Manoa.

    Of his years in Hawaii, Obama has written, "The irony is that my decision to work in politics, and to pursue such a career in a big Mainland city, in some sense grows out of my Hawaiian upbringing, and the ideal that Hawaii still represents in my mind."

    When Obama was two years old, his parents divorced. His father eventually returned to Kenya, and he saw his son only once more before his death in 1982. Ann Obama then married his stepfather, Lolo Soetoro (d. Mar 2, 1993), another East-West Center student (MA Geography 1962) from Indonesia. In his early childhood while growing up with his mother, Barack used the name 'Barry'. The family then moved to Jakarta, where Obama's half-sister Maya Soetoro-Ng was born. When Obama was ten he returned to Hawaii under the care of his grandparents, (Madelyn Dunham) and later his mother, for the better educational opportunities.

    Amond characters on shows, in the sitcom The Jeffersons, Roxie Roker (a black woman, real-life mother of singer Lenny Kravitz), played Helen Willis, opposite Franklin Cover as Tom Willis, her white husband.

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  • 1 decade ago

    interracial couples on tv shows- lucy (caucasian) and ricky (hispanic) on 'i love lucy', also lucille ball and desi arnaz in real life

    - there used to be a show called 'jesse' with christina applegate, jesse was white and her bf was hispanic. -

    i think the show '227' has a married white male and black female, might have been 'all in the family' tho.

    - kelly ripa (white) is married to mark consuelos (sp?) (hispanic)

    - melanie griffith (white) is married to antonio banderas(hispanic)

    - heidi lkum (white) is married and has children with Seal (black)

    -lenny kravitz is half black half white

    -lisa bonet half black half white i think

    -i think wentworth millers grandfather is black

    -tiger woods has a few races

    -josh holloway (white) is married to an asian woman

    -rosario dawson has a diverse background

    -on the show 'blossom' one of the brothers (white) dated a black woman

  • 1 decade ago

    Robert De niro has been involved or been married to many black women Grace Hightower ( i 4get the rest)

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Add me to the list. I am Ching Ching Chong and I usally like to ching up the cheng chong. I usually hang out at the Cheng Chong's so chings can love me long time for 5 cheng chongs.

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