#LNLConvention2013, taking place in “America’s Finest City” of San Diego, California, is on the horizon! The city is rich with pop culture and appeals to visitors with an exciting presence of history and personality. Is this city the setting for one of your favorite television shows or movies? Have you ever thought about which public figures or celebrities call San Diego home?
Actors Cameron Diaz and Robert Duvall both have roots in the city, as do professional athletes Tony Hawk and Shaun White. (Here is a fun fact! Hawk was White’s mentor as he was developing his skateboarding skills, before his focus was primarily on snowboarding). Nick Cannon, television personality, rapper, and actor, got his start as a guest on his father’s local television show as he was just kicking off his career. Musicians Adam Lambert and Jason Mraz are also from the area.
Did you know that the popular movie favorites Bruce Almighty and Top Gun were both filmed on location in the city? Some of television’s most well-known shows like X-Files, Nip Tuck, Scrubs, Veronica Mars, and Entourage, have had sets there as well.
Liberty National Convention 2013 is bound to be creating some stars of our own. Keep at it Agents, it will be here before you know it!
What are some other celebrity fun facts about San Diego that you know?