Chris Noth and his wife, Tara Lynn Wilson (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

In a surprisingly candid interview with the Wall Street Journal, Chris Noth, famous for his role as Mr. Big on Sex and the City, among others, says that his marriage last year to longtime girlfriend Tara Lynn Wilson has prompted racist hate mail. The usually private Noth expressed dismay over opponents of interracial relationships.

"When I was in a play on Broadway two years ago I'd occasionally get letters of outrage, usually from somewhere in Alabama or something, saying y'know, 'Don’t come down here with your wife,'" he said.

Watch the interview here:

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