A new generation of famous interracial couples are popping up in the entertainment industry and even collaborating professionally. British screenwriter Ol Parker met actress Thandie Newton while working on a BBC film and married in 1998. R&B singer Robin Thicke began dating actress Paula Patton when he was 16 and they married in 2005. Thicke and Patton even co-starred in his 2006 hit music video "Lost Without U" - but she filed for divorce in 2014.
Legendary singer & performer David Bowie married Somali-American model Iman (Abdulmajid) on April 24, 1992. The couple has one daughter, Alexandria "Lexi" Zahra Jones, born in 2000, and were married until his death in 2016.
Bowie had one other son, Zowie Bowie, aka Duncan Jones, b. 1971, from his previous marriage to Angela Bowie. Iman has a daughter, Zulekha Haywood, b 1978, with her second husband, Spencer Haywood.
Birthplace: Brixton, London, United Kingdom
Profession: Film Score Composer, Arranger, Record producer, Songwriter Musician, + more
Credits: Labyrinth, Basquiat, The Hunger, The Man Who Fell to Earth
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Legendary actor Robert De Niro married actress Grace Hightower in 1997. The couple has two children, Elliott, born 1998, and Helen, born in 2011.
De Niro has four other children: Drena (b. 1971) and Raphael (b. 1976) with first wife Diahnne Abbott and twins Aaron and Julian (b. 1995) from a long relationship with Toukie Smith.
Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York, Greenwich Village
Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting Film Director
Credits: Goodfellas, The Godfather: Part II, Casino, Meet the Parents
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Chef Wolfgang Puck married his third wife, designer Gelila Assefa, in 2007. The couple has two sons, Oliver (b. 2005) and Alexander (b. 2006).
Puck also has two sons from his second marriage to Barbara Lazaroff, Cameron and Byron.
Birthplace: Sankt Veit an der Glan, Austria
Profession: Businessperson, Restaurateur, Actor, Voice acting Chef
Credits: The Smurfs, Iron Chef America, The Weather Man, The Muse Food Fight, + more
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In 2013, Star Wars creator George Lucas married his second wife, Mellody Hobson. Their daughter, Everest, was born via a surrogate in 2013.
Lucas has three other children: Amanda (b. 1981) with first wife Marcia Lou Griffin and Katie (b. 1988) and Jett (b. 1993), whom he adopted as a single parent.
Birthplace: Modesto, California, United States of America
Profession: Television producer, Entrepreneur, Film Producer, Screenwriter Cinematographer, + more
Credits: Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones, Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
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Singer Robin Thicke married model & actress Paula Patton in 2005. Their son, Julian, was born in 2010. Patton filed for divorce in 2014.
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Profession: Record producer, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Actor
Credits: Despicable Me, The Rules of Attraction, Valentine's Day, Step Up 2: The Streets
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In 1992, when he was 50, film critic Roger Ebert married attorney Charlie "Chaz" Hammelsmith.
Age: Died at 71 (1942-2013)
Birthplace: USA, Urbana, Illinois
Profession: Film critic, Journalist, Television producer, Screenwriter Author, + more
Credits: Siskel & Ebert, Sneak Previews, At the Movies, For the Love of Movies: The Story of American Film Criticism
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Matt Stone married Angela Howard in 2008. The couple has two children.
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States of America
Profession: Film Score Composer, Television director, Television producer, Musician Film Producer, + more
Credits: South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut, South Park, Team America: World Police, South Park: The Stick of Truth
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NBA star Dirk Nowitzki married Jessica Olsson, sister of twin Swedish footballers Martin and Marcus Olsson, in 2012. Their first daughter, Malaika, was born in 2013.
Birthplace: Würzburg, Germany
Profession: Basketball player
Credits: Like Mike, Nowitzki: The Perfect Shot, 2011 NBA All-Star Game, 2003 NBA All-Star Game
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