Celebrities dating black men
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.
More About Age: 43 Birthplace: Bergisch Gladbach, Germany Profession: Fashion designer, Businessperson, Television producer, Fashion Model, Model, more Credits: Project Runway, The Devil Wears Prada, America's Got Talent, Models of the Runway Also Ranked #6 on People You Can't Believe Got Onstage for the 1989 Tour #76 on The Most Influential People in Fashion #13 on The Best Reality Show Judges #84 on Who Is America's Girlfriend in 2017?Image Source: There may have been a rumor that Tyson Beckford doesn’t like black women, but Beckford says “that is absolutely not true.”“I love black women and do date them. If you can’t really love your own, how can you really love others? That rumor has followed me to this day, and black women have always been upset with me for that.”“That’s ridiculous, I got a strong Black woman: my mother, my sister. I love my people.“It’s unreal how quick people can try to flip on you and try to strip you down and make you into something that you’re not based off of a misquote or somebody’s words—or somebody else’s tweet.”“I just feel like, as Black men, we do have to be aware that, yo, every time we step out with some woman it’s setting an example for our daughters and it’s also representing something for our mothers.Carmen Electra was married to Dennis Rodman from 1998-1999.Several famous white men are or have been married to black women.It's complicated Toya Lachon, 43, of Washington, D. Women are taking control of their happiness." Dating interracially can still come with backlash for both Black men and women.
C., says she feels frustrated, hurt and even betrayed when she sees Black men with women of other races, but happy when she sees Black women in an interracial relationship. Lachon, who is seeing a White man, has experienced her share of adverse reaction.
So it's no wonder we're thrilled for Black women who have found love—no matter the ethnicity of their partner.
Though Black men are still twice as likely as Black women to date outside their race, it seems more and more of us are becoming open to dating beyond the color line.
A picture perfect example of one of these interracial celebrity couples is David Bowie and Iman.
The British rocker married the Somali-American model in 1992 and seem more in love than ever before.
The following year, in 1998, the two had a son named Elliot.