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Some celebrities (ahem, Reese Witherspoon) are unabashed in their Southernness. Others, it turns out, are a bit more subtle. Here, nine celebs we had no idea hailed from Georgia, Tennessee and the like.

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Julia Roberts (Smyrna, Georgia)

She is really good in Southern family dramas…

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Jennifer Garner (Houston, Texas)

And her family moved to West Virginia when she was a kid. Double Southern!

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George Clooney (Lexington, Kentucky)

His mom was a beauty queen, because of course. 

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Sandra Bullock (Arlington, Virginia)

She spent a bunch of her childhood in Nuremberg, Germany, but still.

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Julianne Moore (Fayetteville, North Carolina)

Coulda fooled us on 30 Rock.

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Steve Martin (Waco, Texas)

Well, that explains the banjo thing.

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Ryan Seacrest (Dunwoody, Georgia)

Does his accent come out when he’s drunk? We’ll find out…after the break. 

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Christina Hendricks (Knoxville, Tennessee)

She also holds a U.S.-U.K. dual citizenship.

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Dakota Fanning (Conyers, Georgia)

Elle, too! 

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