New York state is a hotbed for talented famous people. Obviously, the bright lights of the Big Apple have its share of stars, but what about the famous people and celebrities that have a connection to the Capital Region?

Here's a list of 12 celebrities that might not have been born in the Capital Region, but have some kind of tie to Upstate New York. I'm sure you'll already know a few of them, but one or two might surprise you.

 

 

Famous People With Ties To The Capital Region

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