From James Van Der Beek to Haylie Duff: A look at the stars who’ve left Hollywood for Texas

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James Van Der Beek

"We love it. We have a lot more space," Van Der Beek told Fox News Digital. "We all need a more immediate connection to nature. It's been a really, really great move, and the kids

Haylie Duff

Haylie Duff, who grew up in Texas, made the decision to move back to the Lone Star State during the coronavirus pandemic.

Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves McConaughey 

Texas native Matthew McConaughey and wife Camila Alves McConaughey moved to Austin, Texas, in 2012.

Sandra Bullock

While Sandra Bullock didn't permanently move away from Los Angeles, she does own a home in Texas. In December 2021, Bullock shared with Kelly Clarkson that she's since made her way to LA

Adrian Grenier

Adrian Grenier made the official move to a farm outside of Austin, Texas, in 2020. He originally bought property in Austin five years prior.

Jamie-Lynn Sigler

Jamie-Lynn Sigler also relocated to Texas amid the coronavirus pandemic. The "Big Sky" actress made the move from Los Angeles to Austin. 

James Marsden

Earlier this year, James Marsden, known for his roles in "X-Men" and "Sonic the Hedgehog," purchased a home in Austin, Texas, for $1.8 million, per the San Antonio Express News.

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