When it comes to talent, the state of Texas doesn’t disappoint. Breaking it down by city, San Antonio has produced many famous people. From award-winning actors and television hosts, to comedians and musicians, here are 10 of the most famous people from San Antonio:

There you have it. Talk show personalities, movie stars, award-winning soap opera icons, and more hail from Texas. Can you think of any other famous people from San Antonio?

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Who are the most famous people from San Antonio?

Of course, there are lots of talented people from Texas, and many of them are talented actors and actresses from San Antonio. And some of them are household names that you know. These are the list of the most famous people from San Antonio:

  • Henry Thomas - he is a talented actor and musician, known primarily for his role as the child actor who played Elliott Taylor in "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial."
  • Megan Jovon Ruth Pete aka Megan Thee Stallion - as one of the most famous female rappers of this generation, Megan has certainly become a household name. 
  • Summer Glau - she began as a ballerina but has since made many appearances in various television shows including Angel, Firefly, and Serenity.
  • Nicholas Gonzalez - has appeared in major roles on well-known TV networks. He starred in Resurrection Boulevard and the TV series The Good Doctor.
  • Pendleton Ward - is an American animator, screenwriter, producer, as well as a voice actor that has done work for the universally known Cartoon Network Studios
  • Kevin Reynolds - a famous Emmy nominated director and screenwriter who is known for directing Blockbuster hits like Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, and Waterworld
  • Ally Brooke Hernandez - known for being one of the singers in the world-famous girl’s group Fifth Harmony
  • Emilio Rivera - actor and comedian best known for playing a motorcycle club leader in the gripping TV show Sons of Anarchy.
  • Bruce McGill - actor who is famous for his roles in movie and TV hits like Animal House, Rizzoli & Isles, and MacGyver 

In addition to San Antonio, there are many other famous people who are from Texas and they include:

  • Selena, Lake Jackson, TX
  • Juan Manuel aka John Quiñones, Alamo City
  • Madison Davenport, Alamo City
  • Woody Harrelson, Midland
  • Patrick Swayze, Houston

And here’s an article telling you more about other famous people from Texas.

What famous people live in San Antonio?

There are lots of famous people who live in San Antonio Texas. Some of them include:

  • Tommy Lee Jones, actor
  • George Strait, singer and songwriter
  • Emily Robison, singer and musician
  • Tim Duncan, basketball player
  • Elizabeth Chambers, actor
  • Armie Hammer, actor