Celebrity sighting: Billy Bob Thornton spotted in St. Johns County

By Nick Jones - Digital producer

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. - Actor Billy Bob Thornton, who has starred in a number of timeless movies, was spotted in St. Johns County.

Thornton's band, The Boxmasters, played the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Monday and the famous actor stopped for a moment to take a photo with one of St. Johns County's finest. The photo was posted to Facebook on Monday.

According to the post, Bane, the St. Johns County Sheriff's Office K-9, was pretty excited to meet him.

Thornton has starred in movies like "Sling Blade," "Armageddon" and "Monster's Ball." He currently stars in the Amazon Prime series "Goliath."

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