Jamie Mendez & Essence Atkins

Jamie Mendez & Essence Atkins

*Did you know there are way more celebrity interracial relationships that you know about?

Well, MadameNoire does and they’ve created a list of them.

Check out the first one below:

Essence Atkins & Jamie Mendez

Best known for her roles as Yvette Henderson on “Smart Guy,” Dee Dee Thorne on “Half & Half” and Suzanne Kingston-Persons on “Are We There Yet?,” Essence Atkins married Jamie Mendez in 2009 after meeting him online through Match.com. Hey, who said online dating couldn’t yield great results? The two welcomed a son, Varro Blair Mendez, into their lives on December 25, 2011.

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