Brady Smith

Brady Smith 

Brady Smith, who attended Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, had a guest role on “The Comeback” starring Lisa Kudrow in 2005.

After moving to California, he consistently landed movie and TV roles including roles on "According to Bex," "Castle," "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia," "CSI: Miami," "Bones," "ER," "Parks and Recreation" and "Criminal Minds."

In the Spotlight

-- 2019: Lindale native Miranda Lambert appears on “Extra with Billy Bush.”

-- 2017: Terrell native Jamie Foxx appears on “Entertainment Tonight.”

-- 2015: Dustin Ybarra, who lived in Daingerfield as a youth, plays Borg in “Ted 2” starring Mark Wahlberg.

-- 2013: Journalist Bill Moyers, who grew up in Marshall, is a guest on “The Colbert Report.”

-- 2011: At the BET Awards, Terrell native Jamie Foxx is a nominee for Best Actor.

-- 2007: At the BET Awards, Longview native Forest Whitaker wins Best Actor and Terrell native Jamie Foxx is a nominee for the award.

-- 2004: “Legacy” by The Temptations, featuring Texarkana native Otis Williams, peaks at No. 18 on the Billboard R&B albums chart. 

-- 1978: Tyler native Sandy Duncan is a celebrity on “Hollywood Squares.”

-- 1975: Wood County native Ray Price has the No. 17 hit on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart with “Farthest Thing From My Mind.”

-- 1975: Tyler native Sandy Duncan is a guest on Dinah Shore’s TV series “Dinah!”

-- 1971: Atlanta native Nat Stuckey’s “Only a Woman Like You” peaks at No. 24 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.

-- 1959: Clarence Lung, who spent the final part of his life in Quitman, has a guest role on “The Thin Man.”

-- 1953: Panola County native Tex Ritter sings some of the music in the movie “The Marshall’s Daughter.”

-- 1953: Whitewright native Guy Wilkerson has a guest role on “Mr. and Mrs. North.”

-- 1936: Kaufman native Ted Healy has a featured role in “San Francisco” starring Clark Gable and Jeanette MacDonald.

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