These Famous People Are From Albuquerque

Some celebrities proudly state their affiliation with the land of magic. These 10 celebrities have one thing in common: Albuquerque! Take a look at these 10 famous people from Albuquerque.

Although Neil Patrick Harris was born in Albuquerque, he lived in Ruidoso for several years before returning to Duke City.

1. Neil Patrick Harris

Forrest Goodluck recently starred in "The Revenant," as the son of Leonardo DiCaprio's character. He was born in Albuquerque and attends Bosque School.

2. Forrest Goodluck

Although Demi Lovato was raised in Dallas, she was actually born in Albuquerque. The child star rose to fame following her roles on Disney Channel, her work as a solo artist.

3. Demi Lovato

Sidney M. Gutierrez grew up in Albuquerque and graduated from Valley High School. He has been on two missions into space.

4. Sidney M. Gutierrez

Preacher’s daughter, Holly Holm, was born in Albuquerque and grew up in Bosque Farms. The UFC fighter graduated from Manzano High School and spent a year as a student at UNM.

5. Holly Holm

Film and TV actor, Joel Bryant, lived in Albuquerque until he moved to California for college. He has appeared in films such as "Valkyrie" and has made guest appearances on TV series.

6. Joel Bryant

 He graduated from La Cueva High School in Albuquerque before going on to star in movies like “Scooby-Doo” and “She’s All That.” He has also done a lot of voiceover work

7. Freddie Prinze Jr.

He has been a member of the San Francisco 49ers, Los Angeles Raiders, New York Jets and Kansas City Chiefs. This Pro Football Hall of Famer was born in Duke City.

8. Ronnie Lott

Willow Shields is most famous for playing Primose Everdeen in "The Hunger Games" movies. She's also participated in "Dancing with the Stars." Shields was born in Albuquerque.

9. Willow Shields

Nick Wechsler is an actor who has appeared on television shows like "Roswell" and "Revenge." He grew up in Albuquerque with his seven brothers.

10. Nick Wechsler

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