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Several famous actors, musicians, and politicians are Mormons. Some of these famous people were raised in an LDS households, while others joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints later in life.There are Hundreds of Famous Mormons in Hollywood, Youtube and other Public appearances that are not included in the list such as Paul Walker and The Osmonds. But here are 8 Popular Members of The Church in no particular order that excels in the Industry of Hollywood, YouTube and other Television and Movie Appearances.
1. Katherine Heigl
2. Lucky Blue Smith
3. David Archuleta
David Archuleta became a star when he was just 16. In 2008 more than 30 million television viewers fell in love with his angelic voice and their 44 million votes made him runner-up in Season 7 of “American Idol.”
Soon after, the young Utahan signed with Jive Records and his first single “Crush,” debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart the week of its release. According to Nielsen SoundScan, the track sold 166,000 downloads that first week in the U.S. and subsequently more than 1.92 million digital copies. Three months later, David’s self-titled album, “David Archuleta,” went gold, selling more than 750,000 copies in the U.S., and more than 900,000 worldwide. “It was so neat to see how positive fans were about ‘Crush,’” David said of the enthusiastic reception for his chart debut. He is a returned Missionary
4. Lindsey Stirling
She has over a billion views on her YouTube Channel and a million subscribers.
5. Lexi Walker
As the newest SONY recording artist, her explosive young career has included performances with Kristen Chenoweth, The Piano Guys, Lindsey Stirling, and David Archuleta. She has opened shows for international tenor sensation Alfie Boe, country mega star Clint Black, and Tony-award winning vocalist Idina Menzel. She’s had viral videos of her rendition of the national anthem and cover of the hit song, Let It Go. Her extraordinary talent has been shared at the Beijing International Film Festival, Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center, and Radio City Music Hall.
Based in Cottonwood Heights, Utah, Lexi has toured Japan, China and the East Coast and looks forward to bringing her music to new audiences both close to home and around the world.
Read More in her website: http://lexiwalker.net/about
6. Jairus Aquino
He appeared in several television advertisements before his first television appearance as an actor in ABS-CBN's television seriesSuper Inggo. The series became popular, earning him the household name "Pareng Jomar", also known as "Pambansang Bestfriend ng Pilipinas" (National Bestfriend of the Philippines). Since then, he is seen in ABS-CBN's television shows and films, as part of Star Magic.
At present, Aquino is portraying Drake Lagdameo in the ABS-CBN teen oriented show, Luv U, since 2013.
7. ALEX BOYÉ
Alex is gratified by the response to his Africanized versions of pop songs and the commercial opportunities they are opening for his career. “I think above all, people respond to an artist’s honesty and integrity, and I feel like I am being true to myself in a way I have never been,” he says. “Thinking about other artists, when you have Aretha sing a song, or when Whitney sang to a full stadium, or when Dylan sings ‘Blowing In The Wind,’ those are spiritual moments too. He is returned Missionary of the church and also a member of Moroni Channel (Group).
8. The Mormon Tabernacle Choir
“At my first inauguration as president of the United States, I wanted very much to reignite the fires of liberty and re-inspire the American spirit. And no one sings the anthems of America quite like the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.” Reagan continued, “The Choir’s singing was a highlight of our inauguration, as we knew it would be. I’m sure I speak for all Americans when I say thank you for saying so well what all of us feel about this land of the free and home of the brave. There is no more inspirational moment for any American—and that includes Ronald Reagan—than to hear the Mormon Tabernacle Choir sing ‘Glory, glory, hallelujah, His truth is marching on.”
Read More: http://www.moronichannel.org/mormon-lifestlye/10-amazing-facts-about-the-lds-church