10 Famous People You Never Knew That Grew Up In the Amarillo Area
This is kinda cool! I never knew that we had so many famous people from Amarillo and the surrounding areas. Here’s a list of just a few people that are from the Amarillo area that are well-known. Maybe you’ve seen them on your favorite TV show or movie.
Famous Actors/Actresses, Singers, Athletes :
1. Arden Cho – Tomb Raider, Teen Wolf (2011)
2. Carolyn Jones – The Addams Family, Fantasy Island, The Turning Point
3. Paula Trickey – Pacific Blue, The O.C., Beverly Hills 90210, Walker, Texas Ranger
4. Francie Swift – Scent Of A Woman, Two Week Notice, Cop Out – (Graduated from Tascosa High)
5. Les Brandt – Soap Opera “Another World”, and “Days Of Our Lives”
6. Harry Northup – Er, Knots Landing, Silence Of The Lambs, Manchurian Candidate
7. Derrek Blankenship – The Voice (2011), Dumb And Dumber To, Home
8. John Rich – Country artist “Save A Horse ride A Cowboy”
9. Joshua Morris – One Week Rental
10. Derek Cecil – Men In Black II
Evan Tanner – UFC Fighter – UFC Middleweight Champion at UFC 51
Check out this list of other celebrities from Amarillo and the surrounding area that have been featured in either a movie or TV show.