Famous Performers on Display Inside and Outside Post Offices

Posted in DefaultTag, Quirky Post Offices by yourpostalpodcast on May 21st, 2013
PostOfficesinMovieslowres3.jpg Nashvillephotoslowres.jpg
Photos (left): Film actors Bradley Cooper (third from left), Ed Helms and Zach Galifianakis act out a scene for Director Todd Phillips (far right) in front of the Nogales, AZ, Post Office. Hollywood movie magic recently transformed the postal facility into a stand-in for a Mexican jail during production of the starring trio's new film. (Right photo:) A few of the 250 celebrity photos currently on display at the Nashville Post Office, Acklen Station, include pictures of Eric Church and Garth Brooks. (Nogales photo by Melinda Sue Gordon.)

Stars from the worlds of music and movies come together for this month's edition of Your Postal Podcast. First, you'll learn how country music legends helped earn a Nashville Post Office the honor of being labeled among "America's Quirkiest" by Travel + Leisure magazine.

Next you'll learn how Hollywood movie magic has transformed many Post Office facilities into movie and TV show locations.

Both the audio and transcript versions of this and previous shows can be found at Your Postal Podcast. Please send any feedback to yourpostalpodcast@usps.govThanks for listening, and don't forget to visit Your Postal Blog for daily updates on all things postal.