North Carolina is known for its immense amount of talent. From actors, musicians, and athletes, we have a good reputation for producing plenty of fame. While there’s no denying the talent of these individuals, it’s not always a bad thing if they aren’t too bad to look at either. Cute, beautiful, or just plain hot? These fourteen ‘beautiful’ people come straight from the Tar Heel state.
1. Julianna Moore, Fayetteville
The gorgeous red head is a famous actress and Oscar winner.
2. Eric Church, Granite Falls
This country music hottie can sing, play the guitar, and write some amazing songs about North Carolina.
3. Nina Simone, Tryon
Nina Simone put a spell on everyone. She is known as a singer, songwriter, pianist, and civil rights activist.
4. Kellie Pickler, Albermarle
This 'small town girl' was always destined for big things. Kellie got her start on American Idol.
5. Fantasia Barrino, High Point
Another American Idol star, Fantasia wowed voters with her unique voice and bubbly personality.
6. Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kannapolis
Dale Earnhardt Jr. has that southern, cute charm that ladies love.
7. Ava Gardner, Smithfield
Ava Gardner epitomizes old Hollywood glamour and is considered one of the best actresses of her generation.
8. Kristen Dalton, Wilmington
Miss USA 2009 was Miss North Carolina, Kristen Dalton.
9. Evan Rachel Wood, Raleigh
The unique beauty got her start as a young actress and quickly found her way to fame.
10. Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Rocky Mount
The beautiful actress has played a diverse amount of roles from Final Destination 3 to Scott Pilgrim vs. The World.
11. Chris Paul, Winston-Salem
The basketball star charms ladies that love an athlete.
12. Tori Amos, Newton
The famous singer-songwriter and eight time grammy nominee has more than just beauty...she has tons of talent.
13. Jamie Pressly, Kinston
The blonde bombshell actress got her start in small town North Carolina.
14. Michael C. Hall, Raleigh
Michael C. Hall, AKA 'Dexter' was that (sometimes) scary and twisted character we couldn't help but find attractive
What did you think of our list? Did any of these come as a surprise? Did we miss any of your favorites? Tell us in the comments below!