Here is a list of Famous people you probably never knew were from Colorado.
Amy Adams (raised in Castle Rock, alumnus of Douglas County High School) – actress, nominated five times for an Academy Award for performances in Junebug, Doubt,The Fighter, The Master and American Hustle
Tim Allen (born in Denver) – film and television actor, comedian, winner of a Golden Globe Award (1993, nominated five times) and nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award 1993 star of The Santa Clause and the TV series Home Improvement and Last Man Standing
Roseanne Barr (lived in Denver) – film and television actress, comedian; winner of a Golden Globe Award (1993, nominated five times), nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award (1995), winner of a Primetime Emmy Award (1993, nominated four times), and nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award (1999); starred in Roseanne and was host of The Roseanne Show.
Jessica Biel (lived in Boulder) – film and television actress, starred in 7th Heaven.
Don Cheadle is a graduate of East High (class of 1982). His showbiz career started slowly; in the ’80s, he had guest appearances on Night Court and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, in which he played Will Smith’s friend, Ice Tray.