48 Celebs Who You Had No Idea Went To High School Together


1. Cameron Diaz and Snoop Dogg

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The two attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School in Long Beach, Calif. and Cameron said she was “pretty sure” she bought weed from him.

2. Zach Braff and Lauryn Hill

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Zach and Lauryn went to Columbia High School together in Maplewood, New Jersey and were friends. Fun fact: SZA also attended that high school.

3. Adele, Jessie J, and Leona Lewis

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The singing superstars were all classmates at BRIT School for Performing Arts & Technology in London. Amy Winehouse also attended the famed performing arts school.

4. Tupac and Jada Pinkett Smith

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They met on their first day of school at Baltimore School of the Arts.

5. Eddie Redmayne, Tom Hiddleston, and Prince William

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That’s right, the two amazing actors were classmates of the Duke of Cambridge at Eton College near Windsor.

6. Lady Gaga and Nicky Hilton

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They attended Covenant of the Sacred Heart in New York City at the same time.

7. Timothée Chalamet and Ansel Elgort

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Timmy and Ansel both went to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. While there, Timmy even dated Lourdes Leon — daughter of Madonna!

8. Kerry Washington and Gwyneth Paltrow

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Gwyneth transferred from Crossroads (there’s that school again!) to the Spence School in New York City, where Kerry was a student. Kerry ultimately became a member of Gwyneth’s a capella group!

9. Nicole Kidman and Naomi Watts

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They’ve been close friends since they were teenagers and attending North Sydney Girls High School in Sydney together.

10. Adam Levine and Jonah Hill

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They went to Brentwood School together before Jonah transferred but the two have been best friends for most of their lives and Jonah officiated Adam’s wedding.

11. B.J. Novak and John Krasinski

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The Office alums went to the same high school at the same time: Newton South High School in Newton, Massachusetts.

12. Ed Helms and Brian Baumgartner

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Another Office fun fact for ya: Ed and Brian both attended the Westminster Schools in Atlanta, Georgia.

13. Matt Damon and Ben Affleck

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Well this one is pretty obvious — the two have been friends since childhood, and they both attended Cambridge Rindge and Latin School in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

14. Liv Tyler, Kate Hudson, and Zooey Deschanel

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The three went to the Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences in Santa Monica, Calif.

15. Scarlett Johansson and Jack Antonoff

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The actor and musician went to Professional Children’s School in Manhattan and even dated.

16. Rami Malek, Kirsten Dunst, and Rachel Bilson

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All three went to Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, Calif.

17. Lenny Kravitz, Nicolas Cage, and Slash

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Yep, they attended Beverly Hills High School together. Wild.

18. Rachael Leigh Cook and Josh Hartnett

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The teen icons both attended Minneapolis South High School in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

19. Robert Pattinson and Tom Sturridge

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The two Brits went to the Harrodian School in London, and met his future best friend Tom Sturridge there.

20. Freddie Prinze Jr. and Neil Patrick Harris

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They both went to La Cueva High School in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

21. Busta Rhymes, Jay Z, and Biggie

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Yeah, the three iconic rappers went to George Westinghouse Career and Technical Education High School in Brooklyn, New York. Busta even said he lost to Jay in a speed rapping battle at school, and it inspired Busta to become “one of the most dangerous speed rappers today.”