How Many of These Huge Celebrities Did You Know Are From Minnesota?
There are a ton of big names from Minnesota who are good-looking and famous. It's almost 100% likely you didn't realize some of them are from Minnesota!
Vince Vaughn, Minneapolis
After starring in a 1988 Chevrolet commercial, he got his big break in the blockbuster movie "Rudy" in 1993. He's been in dozens of top movies since, including: Wedding Crashers, The Breakup (with Jennifer Aniston), The Internship, and Anchorman 2.
Lindsey Vonn, St. Paul
She became known on the slopes of Buck Hill in Burnsville for skiing and snowboarding. A few years later she made the US Olympic Ski Team and is a 4-time World Cup Champion in downhill skiing.
Jessica Biel, Ely
She was a trained vocalist as a child. At age 14 she was cast in the TV series "7th Heaven". She married Justin Timberlake in 2012.
Josh Hartnett, St. Paul
As a teen he attended Cretin-Derham Hall and South High School in Minneapolis. His biggest films as an actor include "Black Hawk Down" and "Pearl Harbor" along with Ben Affleck.
Brianna Brown, St. Paul
Most well-known as Lisa Niles in "General Hospital", she's starred in many movies and TV shows including "Graceland" and "Castle" recently.
Seann William Scott, Cottage Grove
The youngest of 7 children, he was a movie addict. His big debut on the big screen was in the blockbuster hit "American Pie".
Jessica Lange, Cloquet
An elite actress, producer, and spokesperson for many foundations. She's lived in many Minnesota towns as a child before graduating from Cloquet High School.
Chris Pratt, Virginia
He started as a waiter at Bubba Gump Sprimp Company, then was discovered by a young director for her film. Since then has had lead roles in Jurassic World, Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, and Parks and Recreation.
Winona Ryder, Olmsted County
She's a very successful movie star and former fiancee of Johnny Depp. Even though she's dealt with addictions with shoplifting, she's still adorable.
Peter Krause, Alexandria
In his childhood he moved to Roseville, where he graduated, then attended college at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter. In the late 80's he started acting in TV and film. His biggest role is in the NBC series "Parenthood" as Adam Braverman.
Judy Garland, Grand Rapids
Known best for her role as Dorothy in "Wizard of Oz". While she is the mother of 3 children, the most notable of her children is Liza Minnelli.
Bob Dylan, Hibbing
Born as Robert Allen Zimmerman, graduating from Hibbing High School. Known best for chart-topping folk and rock music, he's a Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, artist, songwriter, and author.