21 Gorgeous Mixed-Race Celebrities
With the increasing visibility of interracial couples and multiethnic families, the world is shaping up to become a colorful and diverse place. Although racism is still something that exists and cannot be ignored, multiracial people are continually blurring color lines.
While Hollywood still has a long way to go when it comes to representing multiethnic identity on-screen, it’s doing better than it was 20 or so years ago. Here are 21 beautiful mixed-race celebrities that totally rock their genes.
1. Christina Aguilera
Christina Aguilera has Ecuadorian origins from her dad’s side while her mom has Dutch, Scottish, German, and Irish ancestors.
2. Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato is of Mexican descent from her father’s side and of Irish descent from her mother’s side.
3. Wentworth Miller
Wentworth Miller is German, English, African-American, and Jamaican on his father’s side; and Swedish, Russian, Syrian, Dutch, and French on his mother’s side.
4. Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie is of Slovak and German descent on her father’s side and of French Canadian and Dutch descent on her mom’s side.
5. Shay Mitchell
Shay Mitchell’s father is of Irish and Scottish descent while her mother is of Filipino descent.
6. Adriana Lima
Adriana Lima is Indigenous, Swiss, Japanese, African, West Indian, and Portuguese.
7. Vin Diesel
Vin Diesel has German and English roots. And since his adoptive father is African-American, he identifies as “a person of color.”
8. Jessica Szohr
Jessica Szohr is Hungarian on her mother’s side and African-American on her father’s side.
9. Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj is part African, part Indian, and part Japanese.
10. Meghan Markle
Meghan Markle is found to be part African-American, Dutch, and Irish.
11. Keanu Reeves
Keanu Reeves is Hawaiian, English, and Chinese.
12. Olivia Munn
Olivia Munn has Chinese and Vietnamese roots on her mother’s side as well as German and English roots on her father’s side.
Ne-Yo is of Chinese and African-American descent.
14. Naomi Campbell
Naomi Campbell is Jamaican and Afro-Chinese.
15. Cameron Diaz
Cameron Diaz is part English, German, and Cuban.
16. Dwayne Johnson
Dwayne Johnson is Black Nova Scotian on his father’s side and Samoan on his mother’s side.
17. Maya Rudolph
Maya Rudolph is African-American on her mom’s side and Jewish on her dad’s side.
18. Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey has African-American, Venezuelan, and Irish origins.
19. Jesse Williams
Jesse Williams is of African-American and Swedish descent.
Shakira is Lebanese on her dad’s side and Colombian on her mother’s side.
21. Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens is Native American, Filipino, Irish, and Chinese.