For someone like me who dreads the thought of ever coming eye to eye with people I went to high school with, these celebs sure have it hard. For their high school counterparts exist in the brightest limelight, with them!.
From Prince William to Jay-Z, there are so many celebrities we had no clue who went to school together.
Snoop Dogg and Cameron Diaz
Snoop and Cameron Diaz attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School in Long Beach, California. Cameron admitted that she was “pretty sure” she bought weed from him.
Adele and Jessie J
It seems BRIT School for Performing Arts & Technology in London saw immense fame and fortune. Both Adele and Jessie J. attended the same school in 2005.
Adele and Leona Lewis
Another scholar of BRIT School for Performing Arts & Technology in London is Leona Lewis. And that’s not it. Amy Winehouse also attended the same school.
Tupac Shakur and Jada Pinkett Smith
They didn’t just attend the same school but were also close friends to each other. They met on their first day of school at Baltimore School of the Arts.
Eddie Redmayne and Tom Hiddleston
Award-winning actors, Eddie and Tom were classmates at Eton College near Windsor.
Tom Hiddleston and Prince William
That’s right, one more attendee of the school was the Duke of Cambridge, Prince William. It’s hard to believe that Tom, William, and Eddie are of the same age, and that is 37.
Lady Gaga and Nicky Hilton
35-year-old Nicky attended Covenant of the Sacred Heart in New York City at the same time as Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, a.k.a Lady Gaga.
Timothee Chalamet and Ansel Elgort
Tiny Timmy and Ansel Elgort both went to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts.
Gywneth Paltrow and Kerry Washington
Kerry got a pal when Gwyneth transferred from Crossroads to Spence School in New York City, where she was a student. Not just this, Kerry also ultimately became a member of Gwyneth’s Capella group.
Nicole Kidman and Naomi Watts
Nicole and Noami, who are often considered to be lookalikes also attended the North Sydney Girls High School in Sydney together. The blonde duo has been great friends ever since.
Adam Levine and Jonah Hill
Although Jonah transferred later, he went to Brentwood School with Adam. The two have been best friends for most of their lives. Jonah even officiated Adam’s wedding.
John Krasinski and B.J. Novak
Newton South High School in Newton, Massachusetts gave the world two of the best actors. Office alums John and Novak went on to study in Ivy League universities, Brown and Harvard.
Brian Baumgartner and Ed Helms
Yes, Office did saw some similar faces. Both Ed and Brian both attended the Westminster Schools in Atlanta, Georgia.
Helms revealed on Reddit: “Brian rules. Back in high school, we used to ride around in convertibles and hit mailboxes with baseball bats. Oh no, wait. That was the movie Stand By Me. We were in a couple of plays together. He is actually NOTHING like Kevin and is a smart, hilarious, down-to-earth fella. And a freakishly good golfer.”
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon
Being best friends since childhood really boded well as this stellar duo of Hollywood attended Cambridge Rindge and Latin School in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Zooey Deschanel and Kate Hudson
Zooey and Kate are the proud alums of Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences, Santa Monica, California.
Zooey Deschanel and Liv Tyler
Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences, Santa Monica, California, also saw best friends Liv and Zooey blooming together.
Scarlett Johansson and Jack Antonoff
Rami Malek and Kirsten Dunst
Scarlett and Jack attended the Professional Children’s School in Manhattan. Not just that, they even dated for a while before Scarlett moved away.
California born and raised Rami Malek attended Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks with Spider-Man fame Kirsten Dunst. Although both denied being each other’s acquaintance in high school.