10 Celebrities Who Live in Manhattan
New York is a deuxième maison (second home) to many A-list celebs of the 21st century. While living in Manhattan, you could easily cross a famous personality at a local café or a park. Rich culture clubbed with great architecture and the impressive history of Manhattan seduces the niche luminaries.
The residence of so many VIP superstars makes it convenient for the production houses to film movies, TV shows, and commercials in Manhattan. Posh and cream localities like West Village, SoHo, and Central Park are favored by celebrities. So, if you are strolling around these vicinities, celebrity sightings would be very common. Here is our list of top 10 celebrities who live in Manhattan:
#10 Daniel Radcliffe
The Harry Potter superstar Daniel Radcliffe owns two residences in Manhattan – one in Morton Square and 339 West 12th Street. Both the houses are in West Village. Daniel Radcliffe is known to divide his time between his homes in London and New York City.
#9 Matt Damon
Celebrity Matt Damon lives in Brooklyn. He made it to the news in 2019 with his real estate purchase of a penthouse for a record-sale price of $16,745,000. This penthouse is located at The Standish at 171 Columbia Heights.
#8 Lady Gaga
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta aka. Lady Gaga is no stranger to Manhattan. She was born and brought up in a house on the Upper West Side. Her early career days were spent in a small apartment in the Lower East Side. Today, she has two magnificent homes in Manhattan – one is a high-rise condo at 40 Central Park South, and the other is a townhouse in West Village.
#7 Neil Patrick Harris
Neil Patrick Harris, popularly known as “Barney Stinson,” for his role in the TV Series “How I Met Your Mother.” He is also a comedian, singer, writer, and producer. He owns a place on Fifth Avenue in Central Harlem that he purchased in 2013.
#6 Robert De Niro
He is one of the greatest actors of this century. Robert De Niro was born and raised in Manhattan. He owns two residencies in the city – one is at Central Park West in Lincoln Square, and the other is at Morton Street in West Village.
#5 Daniel Craig
Guess what! Our favorite James Bond lives in Manhattan too! Daniel Craig and his wife owned two houses in the city, but one of them he sold in the year 2019. The couple owns a townhouse in Cobble Hill, which they purchased in the year 2017.
#4 Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel
The couple sold their SoHo penthouse in 2018 to relocate and redesign their new Tribeca penthouse condo. It is located at 443 Greenwich Street.
#3 Denzel Washington
One of the most loved celebrities, Denzel Washington, resides in Manhattan. He owns an apartment at a celebrity enclave in Central Park West. This place is home to many other famous personalities and stars like Mark Wahlberg and Sting.
#2 Anne Hathaway
One of the most beautiful celebrities, Anne Hathaway, recently moved to Manhattan. She lives in a penthouse on the Upper West Side, where she lives with her husband, Adam Shulman. The 2-bedroom house is nothing less than a luxury home. It has a wine storage area and a patio terrace, and the entire house is conceptualized in white and grey colors.
#1 Hugh Jackman
A-list celebrity Hugh Jackman is the owner of a marvelous triplex apartment in Greenwich Village. He owns 11,000 square feet of space in the building that covers the 8th, 9th, and 10th floors. The home has a minimalistic design with a hint of sophistication and class.