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Celebrities Who Live in Austin

Updated July 24, 2019 15.8k views22 items

This list includes information about celebrities who live in Austin, loosely ranked by popularity. Celebrities that live in Austin come in many forms. Some famous Austin residents are actors and other Austin celebs are rock and roll or blues musicians. A few of the most famous people in Austin are film directors and athletes.

So, who are the celebrities living in Austin? Matthew McConaughey, a Texan born-and-raised, lives in Austin to be close to his mom and other family members. Richard Linklater – a frequent collaborator of McConaughey – lives in Austin and he has filmed several movies including Dazed and Confused and Boyhood in Texas.

Kyle Chandler and Chris Klein are two of the more well-known Austin actors. Other famous people that live in Austin are Mike Judge, who created Silicon Valley, and Olympian Marion Jones.

Sin City director Robert Rodriguez's Troublemaker Studios is located in East Austin. Other famous people who live in Austin include Gary Clark, Jr., Willie Nelson, and Meat Loaf.

Did you know that there were so many Austin famous people? Take a look at this list to learn more about all the Austin celebrities.

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  • Willie Nelson
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    Along with his home in Hawaii, Willie Nelson also owns a ranch in Spicewood.

    • Age: 87
    • Birthplace: Abbott, Texas, United States of America

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  • Connie Britton
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    Connie Britton has owned a bungalow in Austin since 2010. She also has homes in Los Angeles, Brentwood, and Manhattan.

    • Age: 53
    • Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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  • Elijah Wood
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    Elijah Wood has a home in the Bouldin Creek neighborhood of Austin, TX.

    • Age: 34
    • Birthplace: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America

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  • The Undertaker
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    The Undertaker – Mark Calaway – lives in Austin with his wife Michelle McCool.

    • Age: 43

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