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List of Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks ranked by fame and popularity. It has never been cooler to be a geek and some of Hollywood's most famous are amongst the nerd herd. Some celebrities geek out for science fiction and comic books, while others are brilliant scholars with PhDs. Some famous people have made a career out of being a geek and some keep their secret inner-nerd from the world.

Who is the most famous person who is a secret geek? Angelina Jolie tops our list. Jolie has been eye-candy for geeks all over the world in her role as video game vixen Lara Croft, but she is a geek in her own right. The "Mr. and Mrs. Smith actress collects first edition books and antique daggers. She has discussed her nerdiness, stating, "I’m kind of a closet geek, so I talk about a lot of different things" Other famous actresses that are secret geeks include Meghan Fox, Mila Kunis and Natalie Portman.

Some famous men are also secretly nerdy. "Titanic" star Leonardo DiCaprio collects action figures. Apparently, he has an impressive collection of figures from "He-Man" and "Star Wars." Pop star Justin Bieber is a expert at solving the iconic 80s toy the rubix cube. There are several YouTube clips of the pop star solving a rubix cube in under 120 seconds.

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Angelina Jolie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Angelina Jolie age 41 Angelina Jolie collects first edition books and antique daggers. "I’m kind of a closet geek, so I talk about a lot of different things," she said.

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Megan Fox is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Megan Fox age 30 Megan Fox revealed that she is a Star Wars geek in 2013, when she tweeted a photo of a life-size R2D2 cut-out.  The Transformers star is also a fan of video games and comic books.  At Comic Con 2009, Fox told MTV news about some of her favorite comics, "I want to go look at some Witchblade comics. And J. Scott Campbell, I'm a fan of him. I want to see if they have some 'Gen-13' around."

Natalie Portman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Natalie Portman age 35 Natalie Portman was a science geek in high school.  The "Thor" actress competed in the semifinals of the Intel Science Talent Search was she was a teen.

Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Beyoncé Knowles age 34 In this world of MP3s and iTunes, Beyonce still loves to geek out with an old fashioned radio.  Apparently, she loves the radio so much that she wrote the song "Radio" about it in 2008.

Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Taylor Swift age 27 Taylor Swift's secret hobby is making homemade snow globes.  In 2011, Swift shared a photo of her wintery creations on Instagram with the caption, "Home made snow globes with friends. The whole fleet!"

Mila Kunis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Mila Kunis age 33 Mila Kunis is a secret Trekky.  The Black Swan actress has visited the Star Trek Experience in Las Vegas and has the autograph of Leonard Nimoy.  She is also a big fan of "World of Warcraft."

Justin Bieber is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Justin Bieber age 23 Justin Bieber is a expert at solving the iconic 80s toy the Rubix cube.  There are several YouTube clips of the pop star solving a Rubix cube in under 120 seconds.

Kate Beckinsale is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Kate Beckinsale age 43 "Underworld" actress Kate Beckinsale is a huge comic book fan.  She doesn't call herself a collector thought, that title is reserved for her husband.  Her daughter is also a big fan of comics, so the family can geek out together.

Tom Cruise is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Tom Cruise age 54 Tom Cruise is in love with the sport fencing.  Cruise loves the sport so much that he introduced his friends Will Smith and David Beckham to it.

Brad Pitt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Brad Pitt age 53 Reportedly, Brad Pitt is a big Lego geek.  A source told Brick Bender that The "Fight Club" actor, "makes no secret of the fact he’s fascinated by Lego and loves to design his own buildings with the kids."

Zooey Deschanel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Zooey Deschanel age 37 Zooey Deschanel has perfected the art of awkward, but did you know this geeky girl loves to mini-golf?  She talked about her love of the sport when she visited Craig Ferguson's talk show.

Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Will Smith age 48 Thanks to Tom Cruise, Will Smith has come to love the under-appreciated sport of fencing.  Smith states, "Tom has a room for training. We don't get enough time to hang out, just us three guys, so this is his way of getting together and bonding."

Leonardo DiCaprio is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Leonardo DiCaprio age 42 "Titanic" star Leonardo DiCaprio collects action figures.  Apparently, he has an impressive collection of figures from "He-Man" and "Star Wars."

Tom Hanks is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Tom Hanks age 60 Tom Hanks collects old-fashioned manual type-writers.  Hanks loves writing letters on his typewriters and has stated, “I’d better start hoarding stationery and pray the post office survives.”

David Beckham is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
David Beckham age 41 Soccer great David Beckham geeks out for wine tastings.  He also enjoys to participate in the sport of fencing with his nerdy friends Will Smith and Tom Cruise.

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Courtney Love is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Courtney Love age 52 Courtney Love geeks out for dolls.  The Hole front woman collects Mattel's Liddle Kiddles.

Cindy Crawford is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Cindy Crawford age 51 Cindy Crawford is known worldwide as a beautiful supermodel, but at her high school she was known as valedictorian.  She went on to study chemical engineering before dropping out of college to become a supermodel.

Nicolas Cage is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Nicolas Cage age 53 Nicolas Cage geeks out to Elvis and has a shrine to the King in his home.  Cage also reportedly collects odd items like dinosaur skulls, an octopus and shrunken head.  He also has a huge comic book collection.

Robin Williams is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Robin Williams Died at 63 (1951-2014) Robin Williams was a geek tri-fecta.  The late "Good Will Hunting" actor was a huge fan of anime, comic books, and video games.  Williams even named his daughter Zelda.

David Bowie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
David Bowie age 70 David Bowie loves to play the game of chess. Through the years, Bowie has been photographed in music studios and on film sets playing the game.

Simon Cowell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Simon Cowell age 57 Simon Cowell likes to spend his free time climbing trees.  The "X Factor" creator told GQ Magazine, “I climb trees daily. It’s like a ritual."

Kylie Minogue is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Kylie Minogue age 48 Dance-pop superstar Kylie Minogue geeks out to Scrabble.  She loves the game so much that she referenced it in her song "Your Disco Needs You."

Christina Applegate is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Christina Applegate age 45 Christina Applegate is addicted to video games.  She especially loves "Guitar Hero."

Rashida Jones is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Rashida Jones age 41 Rashida Jones is a huge fan of the video game "Call of Duty."  She also loves comics and developed her own called "Frenemy of the State."

Daniel Craig is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Daniel Craig age 49 Daniel Craig geeks out for the BBC series "Homes Under The Hammer."  He reportedly couldn't get enough of the renovation show when he was on the set of "Skyfall."

Susan Sarandon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Susan Sarandon age 70 Susan Sarandon is obsessed will ping-pong.  Sarandon even owns a ping-pong nightclub in New York City.  She calls herself the "Johnny Appleseed of ping-pong."

Ben Stiller is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Ben Stiller age 51 Ben Stiller geeks out to "Star Trek."  The "Meet the Parents" actor appeared in the TV special Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond to profess his love of all things "Star Trek."

Jerry Seinfeld is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Jerry Seinfeld age 62 Jerry Seinfeld geeks out about coffee, cars, and comedy on his talk show "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee," but he is also a huge comic book fan.  Superman has always been Seinfeld's favorite character, and he referenced the comic and superhero in almost every episode of "Seinfeld."

Ronda Rousey is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Ronda Rousey age 30 Ronda Rousey's dreams came true when she became a character in the popular MMO, World of Warcraft. Rousey is well-known in the gaming world for playing a Night Elf Hunter class. You can now find her character, "Rhonda," as an easter egg in the game. She hangs out in the Monk Class Hall in the Legion expansion. 

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Rosario Dawson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Rosario Dawson age 37 Comic book geek Rosario Dawson can speak the Klingon.  She shared the talent with the world when she appeared on Conan O'Brien's talk show.

Vin Diesel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Vin Diesel age 49 Vin Diesel is a big fan of the classic geek game "Dungeons and Dragons."  Diesel spoke about the hobby with Jimmy Kimmel, stating, "I played very, very religiously. It was my favorite thing to do growing up."

Neil Young is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Neil Young age 71 Neil Young is a huge fan of model railroads.  In fact, he loves trains so much that he became a part owner of the toy company Lionel Trains.

Claudia Schiffer is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Claudia Schiffer age 46 Claudia Schiffer loves Science Fiction and fantasy.  She calls Neil Gaiman's "Stardust" the best book she's ever read and encouraged her husband Matthew Vaughn to make it into a movie.

John Mayer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
John Mayer age 39 Musician John Mayer is a secret tech geek.  Mayer always needs to have the latest in technology.  Rumor has it the Jennifer Aniston broke up with him because of his obsession with Twitter.

Quentin Tarantino is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Quentin Tarantino age 54 It's no secret that Quentin Tarantino is a world class film geek, but did you know that the "Pulp Fiction" director also collects retro board games based on TV shows?

Mayim Bialik is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Mayim Bialik age 41 Mayim Bialik is a bonafide brainiac and she earned at P.H.D. in neuroscience.

Frank Sinatra is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Frank Sinatra Died at 83 (1915-1998) Frank Sinatra loved crossword puzzles since he was a teenager.  He has explained his love of the puzzles, stating, "What a wonderful way to pass the time and also learn new answers every day."

Lily Allen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Lily Allen age 31 Lily Allen gets in touch with her crafty side with knitting and embroidering.  Allen stated, "I’m so not rock ‘n’ roll any more. I’m embroidering too. I’m actually in the process of making cushions."

Hayley Williams is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Hayley Williams age 28 Paramore front women Hayley Williams geeks out for zombies.  She frequently wears zombie related items.

Danica McKellar is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Danica McKellar age 42 "Wonder Years" actress Danica McKellar is a self-proclaimed math nerd.

Adrianne Curry is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Adrianne Curry age 34 "American's Next Top Model" winner Adrianne Curry loves comics, and she frequently dresses up in racy comic-inspired outfits for Comic-Con.

Daryl Hannah is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Daryl Hannah age 56 Daryl Hannah may be a successful actress, but she really geeks out for the environmental activism.  She even volunteered her time on one of Paul Watson's Sea Shepard vessels.

Asia Carrera is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Asia Carrera age 43 Retired adult film star Asia Carrera is a secret brainiac and a member of the genius organization Mensa.

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Aisha Tyler is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Aisha Tyler age 46 Aisha Tyler is a self-proclaimed nerd who loves science fiction.

Frank Zappa is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Frank Zappa Died at 53 (1940-1993) Frank Zappa is so geeky that he has had an asteroid, animal species and a bacterium gene named after him.

Leslie Mann is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Leslie Mann age 45 "This is 40" actress Leslie Mann geeks out with her unicycle.  Mann spoke to Ellen Degeneres about the hobby, stating, "I'm really good at it."

Seth Green is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Seth Green age 43 "Austin Powers" actor Seth Green has a massive collection of action figures.  His collection is so large that he must keep them in a storage unit.  Seth Green is proud of his inner geek and even appeared in Weird Al's video for "White and Nerdy."

Rod Stewart is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Rod Stewart age 72 Rod Stewart has a model train collection.  Stewart told The Radio Times, "Every three years Model Railroader magazine puts me on their cover, which is better than Rolling Stone"

Alan Alda is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Alan Alda age 81 Actor Alan Alda is a huge science nerd.  Alda advocates for scientist to stop speaking in technical jargon because he wants the general public to love science as much as he does.

Kellan Lutz is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Celebrities Who Are Secret Geeks
Kellan Lutz age 32 "Twilight" star Kellan Lutz was a science nerd in high school.  He went in depth about how he can use science to rob a bank, when he visited Conan O'Brien.  He also through in some nice Pokeman references for some icing on the nerd cake.