14 Celebrities Who Have Degrees In Subjects We Can't Even Think About

Dumb on screen, smart in real life.    

14 Celebrities Who Have Degrees In Subjects We Can't Even Think About
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Are you smarter than the celebrities you follow? Maybe, but there are certainly a lot of celebrities who are smarter than you. Their academic and mental intellect will blow off your mind. 

It is said that never judge a book by its cover, but we always forget this when it comes to judging a person. 

Just because someone is a talented actor, director or dancer doesn't mean that he or she turned to arts because they were bad at studies. The fact is that some of the celebrities you admire have insane IQ level and crazy degrees.  

We at WittyFeed have compiled the list of 14 celebrities who are probably smarter than you.

Have a look!    

Emma Watson

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The Beauty and the Beast actress surely has some brains to go with her looks! She graduated from Brown University, Rhode Island, in 2014 with a bachelor's degree in English literature, and studied at Oxford University as an undergrad.  

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Natalie Portman

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For Natalie, academics came before acting. She obtained her bachelor's degree from Harvard (attending under a false name for anonymity) where her teachers regarded her as a bright student. She attended graduate level classes at Hebrew University in Jerusalem. 

And oh yes, she can speak six languages.   

John Legend

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Before John became the artist, he was awarded scholarships to Harvard at Georgetown and Morehouse College, but he attended the University of Pennsylvania. He studied English where he focused on African-American literature and graduated with honours. 

Geena Davis

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Geena is a pure talent. The star earned her bachelor's in drama from Boston University and is a member of MENSA. She has an IQ in the upper two percent of the general population.   

James Franco

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He has attended University of California, Los Angeles and then attended NYU for learning filmmaking. James then went on to attend Columbia University and Brooklyn College for fictional writing, Warren Wilson College for Poetry and then Yale for PhD! 

Damn, how old is he?   

Matt Damon

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It didn't take a lot of effort for Matt to act like a genius in Good Will Hunting. He first started working in the film as part of his playwriting class. Matt dropped out of Harvard to follow acting as his full-time career. Later, the university awarded him, Harvard Arts Medal.    

Mayim Bialik

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The star actor from the hit show, 'The Big Bang Theory', was accepted at both, Harvard and Yale. However, she chose to attend University of California, Los Angeles. She has a bachelor's degree in neuroscience and in Hebrew and Jewish studies.   

Lisa Kudrow

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The 'Smelly Cat' fame, Phoebe Buffay (Lisa Kudrow) from famous sitcom 'Friends' has earned her bachelor's degree in biology. She quit academics to follow career in acting.   

Alicia Keys

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Alicia graduated from the Professional Performing Arts School in Manhattan with all A's. She started attending Columbia University on a scholarship when she was just 16 but later dropped out to make a career in music.  

Ashton Kutcher

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Ashton had planned to either attend MIT or Purdue University for engineering. But he played a prank in school and lost the scholarship to attend the university. However, the man has become a successful actor and investor with his sharp business acumen.    

Cindy Crawford

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If you think models don't need education, you're wrong. Our beloved Cindy Crawford was valedictorian at high school and attended Northwestern University before pursuing modelling as a career.  

Kesha

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After scoring almost perfect score on SAT, Kesha was all set to attend Barnard College for Psychology and Comparative Religion. But she decided to pursue music career on the advice of music producer Dr Luke whom she later sued for sexual assault.  

John Krasinski

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John was teaching English in Costa Rica. He later joined Brown University to continue studies in biology.  

Mindy Kaling

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The Mindy Project star graduated from Dartmouth where she learned Latin and theatre and drew a satirical and funny daily comic for the school paper called 'Badly Drawn Girl.' The celeb was given Eleanor Frost Playwriting Award in 1999.  

That's all, folks!   

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