From TV and film actors to writers and even special effects, Lake Charles natives are holding it down in Hollywood.

According to IMDb's list of the "most popular people born in Lake Charles", the Lake Area has raised an impressive amount of the industry's finest. Here are the top five:

  • 1

    Zachary Levi

    Zachary Levi is best known for his role as Chuck Bartowski on Chuck, but he was also the voice of Flynn Rider in the Disney movie Tangled and numerous other animated projects.

    Zachary Levi IMDB
  • 2

    Sean Patrick Flanery

  • 3

    Kyle Hebert

    Kyle Hebert got his start working in radio so it makes perfect sense that his claim to fame is from lending his voice to the animated series Dragon Ball Z. His voice has also made appearances in Wreck-It Ralph, Pokemon and Alice Through The Looking Glass.

    Kyle Hebert IMDB
  • 4

    Amy Brassette

    Amy Brassette is best known for her role as Lauretta in the movie Maggie, but you can also spot her in Bad Moms, True Detective and Ghost Shark.

    Amy Brassette IMDB
  • 5

    Dempsey Pappion

    This Lake Charles native's most recent role was in the Academy Award winning movie La La Land. Dempsey Pappion is also known for his work on films like The Lorax, Mistresses, and the TV series The LeBrons.

    Dempsey Pappion IMDB