From James Van Der Beek to Haylie Duff: A look at the stars who’ve left Hollywood for Texas

Los Angeles isn't what it used to be for some celebrities as they continue to trade in the glitzy glamour for nature and open space.
Celebrities from James Van Der Beek to Haylie Duff have made the decision to relocate their families from California to areas near Texas.
We have a lot more space," Van Der Beek told Fox News Digital.
It's been a really, really great move, and the kids are really happy."
Van Der Beek and wife Kimberly made the decision to move to Texas from Los Angeles in 2020.
She's also been able to balance a Hollywood career while living outside of Los Angeles.
"I'm very grateful that work opportunities have still been there for me," she told Fox News Digital.
Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves McConaugheyTexas native Matthew McConaughey and wife Camila Alves McConaughey moved to Austin, Texas, in 2012.
"A lot of people in the industry are baffled that I would just pick up and leave LA," Bullock previously told Texas Monthly.
Adrian GrenierAdrian Grenier made the official move to a farm outside of Austin, Texas, in 2020.
Austin is cosmopolitan without being snooty; it's earthy," Grenier said told Austin Life Magazine.
James MarsdenEarlier this year, James Marsden, known for his roles in "X-Men" and "Sonic the Hedgehog," purchased a home in Austin, Texas, for $1.8 million, per the San Antonio Express News.