Celebrities With College Degrees: Can You Guess Who They Are


Celebrities With College Degrees: Can You Guess Who They Are

With thousands of celebrities in Hollywood, you would wonder what they do when they are not in the spotlight. Most of them simply enjoy being rich and famous, but there are others who want to live a peaceful life. Despite their fame and fortune, there are some celebrities with college degrees. This might come quite a shock for some since there are a lot of celebrities who leave school to pursue their careers.

It turns out that some celebrities with college degrees are already in the industry when they studied. Some of them are working and studying their degree at the same time. If you want to get to know them all, then just keep on reading.

Celebrities With College Degrees: Can You Guess Who They Are
Celebrities With College Degrees: Can You Guess Who They Are

Natalie Portman

This very first one might actually surprise you since she did not just graduate at any random university in the U.S. Natalie Portman has is one of the best child actresses of her generation. In fact, she has been very famous for her role in the Star Wars trilogy in the early 2000s. What most people do not know is that she has been studying at the most prestigious Harvard University.

Portman said that she does not want to be just a movie star since she would rather be smart as well. The award-winning actress earned her Psychology degree in 2003 which continues to surprise everyone. Portman is also considered to be one of the most intelligent actresses in Hollywood today. 

Adam Sandler

You might have seen Adam Sandler in a couple of his comedy films since he is indeed one of the best. However, what most people do not know is that he is not just a comedian, but also a university graduate. While studying there, he also used to perform comedic acts around campus and some clubs.

In an interview, he revealed that one of his acting professors actually told him to quit acting. Sandler obviously did not listen and this made him one of the best comedians in Hollywood today. The former SNL star finished his Fine Arts degree in 1998 at the Tisch School of the Arts, NYU. 

Ken Jeong

You might have seen him in some comedy films so you would not think that Ken Jeong is a real doctor. It turns out that he is indeed a licensed physician and actually practiced internal medicine for years. People still get surprised when they find out that Jeong is indeed a doctor considering the fact that he is a comedian.

Celebrities With College Degrees: Can You Guess Who They Are
Celebrities With College Degrees: Can You Guess Who They Are

That is because it is quite rare to have an M.D. on your name if you will be in entertainment. Jeong started doing comedy in the early 2000s while still a physician, but he stopped practicing in 2006.

Rebel Wilson

Last but not least is another comedian that you might also be familiar with. Rebel Wilson is one of the most popular Australian comedians of today. She has appeared in so many comedy films over the last decade that you would not believe she actually got two degrees. Wilson got a degree in Theatre, but she also got a Law degree.

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