These 9 Celebrities Hail From Some Of Louisiana’s Most Charming Towns

From the rolling hills of northern Louisiana to the swamps and bayous in the south, many celebrities, athletes, and public figures have grown up in the Pelican State. You’re probably familiar with some of the most well-known New Orleans natives like Anthony Mackie, Ellen DeGeneres (Metairie, technically), Richard Simmons, Anne Rice, Reese Witherspoon, Tyler Perry, DJ Khaled, Randy Jackson, Patricia Clarkson, and Harry Connick Jr., to name a few… but there are so many celebrities from Louisiana, and some of these names may surprise you!


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