With our society going multicultural, race hardly matters. Now, multiethnic people are coexisting harmoniously as the culture is getting more welcoming. It is simply surprising to know who belongedto where. Check out a few celebrities whose ethnic origin may be fascinating to you. While you may not have ever guessed, they are actually African-Americans.
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You would know him as a star from Prison Break. Miller has also been a scriptwriter for films. Although he has done roles for which he played a black man fitting well with his experience, his ethnicity is a matter of confusion. He has claimed to have a Jamaican, Russian, German, Lebanese, and Cherokee background, all folded in a single shell. In 2013, he also came out as gay. While he has shown his torn feelings of being stuck with his black and white personalities, he has been able to act splendidly on the screen.
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She is among Hollywood’s popular leading women. With her excellent comic skills, she has made the audience laugh in several films. She also has some television shows and Oscar-winnings dramas to her name. While some people may not know, she is the daughter of the classic TV actress Peggy Lipton and the famous composer Quincy Jones. Rashida is a soft-spoken African-American who has made a name for herself with her great comic skills and writing abilities. She is truly multitalented while being multiethnic.
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This self-made man has strongly been associated with color. He himself admits that his family’s ethnic background has a couple of holes in it. His mother was of French, German, and Scottish descent. However, he never met his father who had someracial issues in the U.S. While Diesel accidentally got an early break in the theater industry, he is thankful for it to have saved his childhood. Later, he found wonderful success in action roles in his movies.
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Did you know that Carol’s father was a black and became half African-American when she was a teen? If you did not, then it may be a real shocker for you. While it may not matter today, her ethnic background made her struggle badly while she was rising to fame in her career. This legendary actress has done superb roles before being retired from work.
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She became a tabloid queen ever since she worked in the popular reality show called The Simple Life. Nicole has also some modeling and designing in the fashion world. She has been a good friend of Paris Hilton and several other celebs. While you may not know, she also has a Latino and Afro-Mexican background.