Bill Murray stopped by Franklin Barbecue, but he wasn’t there to wait in line


When he’s not busy demanding an encore at a local Lupe Fiasco concert, funnyman Bill Murray can apparently be found at Franklin Barbecue.


In this Dec. 4, 2015, file photo, Bill Murray gestures prior to receiving an award for his contribution to acting, during the 15th Marrakech International Film Festival in Marrakech, Morocco. (AP Photo/Abdeljalil Bounhar, File)


But he wasn’t there to wait in line.

Murray was there to make some brisket.

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In a post on Franklin Barbecue’s Instagram, Murray can be seen smiling at a barbecue smoker. The caption reads: “Ok…so we’re finally ready to give up our big secret…#brisketsblessedbybillmurray.”


Murray’s stop at the famed barbecue joint isn’t quite a Cinderella story outta nowhere, but it reinforces his reputation for random whimsy.

More: No one knows for sure if this photo shows Tom Hanks or Bill Murray


Who knows where in Austin he’ll pop up next?


Author: Staff Writer

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