44 Celebs Who Were Classmates

Bet you didn't know these stars went to high school together

By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff

Posted Sep 15, 2013 2:54 PM CDT

(Newser) – Apparently some schools just produce more stars than others. PopSugar rounds up celebrities you may not have realized attended high school together. Click through the gallery for a sampling, or check out the complete list.

Cameron Diaz not only attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School with 'Snoop Lion' ... she may have once purchased weed from him.
Cameron Diaz not only attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School with 'Snoop Lion' ... she may have once purchased weed from him.   (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
Neil Patrick Harris graduated from La Cueva High School in New Mexico, and so did...
Neil Patrick Harris graduated from La Cueva High School in New Mexico, and so did...   (Photo by Zach Cordner/Invision/AP)
...Freddie Prinze Jr. The two were only three years apart.
...Freddie Prinze Jr. The two were only three years apart.   (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
When Jennifer Aniston was at the High School of Performing Arts in New York City, she hung out with...
When Jennifer Aniston was at the High School of Performing Arts in New York City, she hung out with...   (AP Photo/dpa, Joerg Carstensen)
...Chaz Bono, who back then was known as Chastity Bono.
...Chaz Bono, who back then was known as Chastity Bono.   (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Adele and Leona Lewis (two at farthest right) both attended London's BRIT School, as did Jessie J.
Adele and Leona Lewis (two at farthest right) both attended London's BRIT School, as did Jessie J.   (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
Love John Krasinski? Then you might want to thank...
Love John Krasinski? Then you might want to thank...   (AP Photo/Gero Breloer)
...BJ Novak. He and Krasinski attended Newton South High School together in Massachusetts, and Novak has said, I think John started acting as a direct result of my casting him in the senior show.
...BJ Novak. He and Krasinski attended Newton South High School together in Massachusetts, and Novak has said, "I think John started acting as a direct result of my casting him in the senior show."   (AP Photo/Phil McCarten)
Jemima Kirke and Lena Dunham went to New York's St. Ann's School together, along with...
Jemima Kirke and Lena Dunham went to New York's St. Ann's School together, along with...   (AP Photo/Starpix, Dave Allocca)
...Paz De La Huerta, whom Kirke once described as her high school best friend.
...Paz De La Huerta, whom Kirke once described as her high school best friend.   (AP Photo/Kristian Dowling)
Among Robert Downey Jr.'s later-to-be-famous classmates at Santa Monica High School in California: Sean Penn, Rob Lowe, and Charlie Sheen.
Among Robert Downey Jr.'s later-to-be-famous classmates at Santa Monica High School in California: Sean Penn, Rob Lowe, and Charlie Sheen.   (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Kevin Spacey attended Chatsworth High School in California with...
Kevin Spacey attended Chatsworth High School in California with...   (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP)
...Val Kilmer, who once said Spacey is proof that you can learn how to act. Because he was horrible when he first started, and now he's so good.
...Val Kilmer, who once said Spacey is "proof that you can learn how to act. Because he was horrible when he first started, and now he's so good."   (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, File)
Busta Rhymes attended George Westinghouse Career and Technical Education High School in New York City, as did Jay Z (with whom he once had a rap battle during their school years) and Notorious BIG.
Busta Rhymes attended George Westinghouse Career and Technical Education High School in New York City, as did Jay Z (with whom he once had a rap battle during their school years) and Notorious BIG.   (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Nicole Kidman and Naomi Watts became friends while attending Australia's North Sydney Girls' High School, and they're still close.
Nicole Kidman and Naomi Watts became friends while attending Australia's North Sydney Girls' High School, and they're still close.   (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP Images)
« Prev« Prev | Next »Next » Slideshow
My TakeCLICK BELOW TO VOTE
6%
25%
0%
6%
6%
56%
To report an error on this story, notify our editors.

NEWS FROM OUR PARTNERS
Other Sites We Like:   The Street   |   HitFix   |   PopSugar Tech   |   RealClear   |   24/7 Wall St.   |   CollegeHumor   |   Barstool Sports   |   OK!