And that’s just a short list of Lake Highlanders who achieved celebrity status by gracing a stage — or screen.
Lake Highlands graduate Scoot McNairy is making headlines for his work in “True Detective” and “Narcos.” You’ll see him on the big screen in Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” alongside Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie. The film follows an actor and his stunt double who live next door to actress Sharon Tate.
McNairy also landed a role in the thriller “The Line,” which reportedly is being filmed this fall.
Check out an interview with McNairy about “True Detective” here.