Just because you are a Hollywood star known for your good looks and talent does not mean you lack serious smarts. Some celebrities just have it all: looks, talent, fame and brains. Many of your favorite celebrities attended Ivy League schools, sometimes in the middle of their famous careers, as education was a top priority for them. Find out which celebrities went to Yale, Princeton, Harvard and many other top schools across America.
Mindy Kaling: Dartmouth College
In 2001, comedian and actress Mindy Kaling graduated from Dartmouth where she started out studying Latin but ended with a degree in playwriting. This would pay off as it would undoubtedly play a part in her successful TV series The Mindy Project, which she created and starred in. In her book Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? Kaling said she went to her Ivy League school to “pursue [her] love of white people and North Face parkas.”
Connie Britton: Dartmouth College
TV and Movie star Connie Britton attended Dartmouth College where she got a degree in Asian Studies with a concentration in Chinese. This talented and multilingual star was roommates with New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand when they were studying abroad in China for a summer.