New York City is home to a lot of celebrities, from those who were born here to the ones who moved here because of the effortlessness of blending with New Yorkers, regardless of your celebrity status. Maybe it’s the stereotype that celebrities love to live in NYC because New Yorkers don’t care who is sharing a subway ride with them as long as they get to work on time. Some of New York City’s famous residents act just like the rest of us on subways, in grocery shops, and even while picking up after their dog on the streets. Here is a list of celebrities you probably didn’t know were from NYC.
Thanks to its unique landmarks, attractions and streets, New York City has been a favorite destination for movie filming. And, in admiration of our beloved city, we are looking back at some of the most memorable movies ever filmed in New York City to take you on a trip down memory lane or help you travel through the Big Apple from the comfort of your home.
The 86th Academy Awards are coming up next week! In the history of American cinema, many motion pictures have taken place in the Big Apple. Here are a few of our favorite Oscar-winning movies and the spots that co-stared with Hollywood’s best, from Audrey Hepburn to Leonardo DiCaprio. A fun way to (re)discover the city!
Some things are just iconic when it comes to the holiday season.Mistletoe, egg nog…and New York City! While maybe not as popular as mistletoe and egg nog, one has to admit, from the skating rink at Rockefeller Center to the designer storefronts along Fifth Avenue, New York City and Christmas go together like catching mother kissing Santa under the mistletoe with a cup of egg nog. Here are our selection of the top 5 Christmas movies set in the Big Apple. If you have planned a Christmas movie marathon today December 24th, make sure you include at least one of these in your list.