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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Berkeley High School and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Berkeley High School, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Berkeley High School include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Berkeley High School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Berkeley High School are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Berkeley High School.

The list you're viewing is made up of different graduates like Rebecca Romijn and Andy Samberg.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Berkeley High School?” and “Which celebrities are Berkeley High School alumni?”
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Rebecca Romijn is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Berkeley High School Alumni
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Rebecca Alie Romijn is an American actress and former fashion model. She is best known for her role as Mystique in the X-Men films and Joan from The Punisher, both from Marvel Comics. She also had a recurring role as Alexis Meade on the television series Ugly Betty. During her marriage to actor John ...more

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Profession: Television producer, Fashion Model, Musician, Film Producer Actor, + more

Age: 43

Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States of America

Credits: X-Men 2, X-Men, X-Men: The Last Stand, Femme Fatale

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#718 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#1351 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#109 on The Most Beautiful Women in the World

#161 on The Best Living American Actresses

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Cedric the Entertainer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Berkeley High School Alumni
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Cedric Antonio Kyles, better known by the stage name Cedric the Entertainer, is an American actor, comedian, director, and game show host. He was originally the host on It's Showtime at the Apollo. He also hosted BET's ComicView during the 1993-1994 season and Def Comedy Jam in 1995. He is best ...more

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Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter Actor, + more

Age: 51

Birthplace: Jefferson City, Missouri, United States of America

Credits: Madagascar, Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted, Ice Age, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, + more

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#1543 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#109 on The Funniest Stand Up Comedians of All Time

#71 on The Greatest Black Actors in Film History

#52 on Who Should Replace Jon Stewart as Host of The Daily Show?

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Andy Samberg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Berkeley High School Alumni
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David A. J. "Andy" Samberg is an American actor, comedian, writer, and producer. He is a member of the comedy group The Lonely Island and was a cast member on Saturday Night Live, where he and his fellow group members have been credited with popularizing the SNL Digital Shorts. Samberg has starred ...more

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Profession: Television director, Television producer, Musician, Film Producer Actor, + more

Age: 37

Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States of America

Credits: Hotel Transylvania, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Saturday Night Live, Hot Rod

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#203 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#167 on The Most Overrated Actors of All Time

#137 on The Funniest People of All Time

#28 on The Best SNL Cast Members of All Time

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Thornton Wilder is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Berkeley High School Alumni
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Thornton Niven Wilder was an American playwright and novelist. He won three Pulitzer Prizes—for the novel The Bridge of San Luis Rey and for the two plays Our Town and The Skin of Our Teeth—and a U.S. National Book Award for the novel The Eighth Day. ...more

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Profession: Novelist, Screenwriter, Playwright

Age: Died at 78 (1897-1975)

Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Credits: Shadow of a Doubt, Hello, Dolly!, The Bridge of San Luis Rey The Skin of Our Teeth, + more

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#70 on The Best Gay Authors

#33 on The Greatest Playwrights in History

#137 on The Worst A-List Hollywood Actors

#94 on The Lamest Authors of All Time

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Robert Culp is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Berkeley High School Alumni
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Robert Martin Culp was an American actor, screenwriter, voice actor and director, widely known for his work in television. Culp earned an international reputation for his role as Kelly Robinson on I Spy, the espionage series in which he and co-star Bill Cosby played a pair of secret agents. Prior to ...more

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Profession: Television director, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting

Age: Died at 80 (1930-2010)

Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States of America

Credits: Columbo, The Greatest American Hero, The Pelican Brief, I Spy Spy Hard, + more

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#648 on The Best Actors in Film History

#117 on The Best TV Actors of All-Time

#230 on The Best Guest Stars on The Love Boat

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Ariel Schrag is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Berkeley High School Alumni
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Ariel Schrag is an American cartoonist and television writer who achieved critical recognition at an unusually early age for her autobiographical comics. ...more

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Profession: Cartoonist, Writer

Age: 36

Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States of America

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#67 on The Best Looking Gay Women

#19 on Famous People Named Ariel

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Joshua Redman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Berkeley High School Alumni
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Joshua Redman is an American jazz saxophonist and composer. In 1991, he won the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition. ...more

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Profession: Saxophonist, Musician, Bandleader, Composer

Age: 46

Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States of America

Credits: Blues Brothers 2000, Vanya on 42nd Street, Monterey Jazz Festival: 40 Legendary Years, Reading Rainbow: Music Music, + more

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#25 on The Greatest Saxophonists of All Time

#42 on The Greatest Jazz Saxophonists of All Time

#206 on Famous Saxophonists

#5 on The Best Jazz Saxophonists in the World

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Charlie Hunter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Berkeley High School Alumni
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Charlie Hunter is an American guitarist, composer and bandleader. First coming to prominence in the early 1990s, Hunter has recorded 17 albums. Hunter plays custom-made seven and eight-string guitars, on which he simultaneously plays basslines, rhythm guitar, and solos. Critic Sean Westergaard ...more

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Profession: Guitarist, Bandleader, Composer

Age: 48

Birthplace: Eastern United States, New England, Rhode Island, Northeastern United States Contiguous United States, + more

Credits: Charlie Hunter: Solo Inventions, The Charlie Hunter Quintet: Right Now Live

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#73 on The Greatest Jazz Guitarists of All Time

#17 on The Best Jazz Guitarists in the World

#52 on The Most Famous Jazz Guitar Players

#20 on Famous People Whose Last Name Is Hunter

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