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Arkansas is the native home or chosen full- or part-time residence of many acclaimed artists and filmmakers, including:

Joey Lauren Adams

Actor, Director

David E. Allen

Producer

Wes Bentley

Actor

Merideth Boswell

Set Director

Natalie Canerday

Actor

James Cotten

Producer, Director

Clark Duke

Actor

Graham Gordy

Writer

John Grisham

Writer

Charlaine Harris

Writer

Tess Harper

Actor

Joel C. High

Music Supervisor

Vincent Insalaco

Producer

Jerry McKinnis

Producer

Ray McKinnon

Actor, Writer, Director, Producer

Korto Momolu

Designer

George Newbern

Actor

Lawrence Hamilton

Actor

Alanna Hamill Newton

Writer

Jeff Nichols

Director

Courtney Pledger

Producer

Charles Portis

Writer

William Ragsdale

Actor

Craig & Brent Renaud

Documentary Filmmakers

Jay Russell

Director

P. Allen Smith

Host

Mary Steenburgen

Actor

Harry Thomason

Producer, Director

Billy Bob Thornton

Actor, Writer, Director

Jerry Van Dyke

Actor

Kelly Van Patter

Production Designer