Tampa Bay is no Hollywood, but you may have seen local landmarks on the big screen. Where to spot these slices of local cinematic history:
– The University of Tampa and the Sunshine Skyway Bridge were scenic backdrops in the Marvel Comic’s “The Punisher,” starring John Travolta.
– St. Petersburg’s Derby Lane made a cameo in a scene with Brad Pitt for “Ocean’s Eleven.”
– Admiral Farragut Academy’s campus was in “Dolphin Tale,” a movie about Winter the dolphin, starring Ashley Judd and Harry Connick, Jr.
– Ybor City’s vibrant night life was featured in the Channing Tatum movie about male dancers, “Magic Mike.”