Houston has produced its share of celebrities over the years. Some are well-known nationally and internationally, while others are more regionally famous. Here are just a few of the celebrities who have called Houston home at some point in their lives.
One of the most famous celebrities to come out of Houston is Beyoncé. She was born and raised in the city, and rose to fame as a member of the girl group Destiny’s Child. Beyoncé has since gone on to have an incredibly successful solo career, and is now one of the biggest names in the music industry. She is also a successful businesswoman, and has her own line of clothing, perfume, and more.
Another Houston-born celebrity is tennis legend Serena Williams. She has won countless Grand Slam titles and is considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time. Williams has also ventured into fashion and has her own clothing line.
One of the most famous actors to come out of Houston is Matthew McConaughey. He got his start in television before making the leap to film, and has starred in some major Hollywood movies over the years. McConaughey is also known for his work off-screen, and is an active philanthropist.Click to see the full article on our partner site, the Fort Bend Star.