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Celebrities Who Play Piano

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Learning to play the piano can definitely be a challenge, but these celebrities have mastered the art. Celebrities play the piano for different reasons, whether they played as a child, or just do it for fun. Some of these famous people studied to become classical pianists, while others learned to play piano for film roles. 

Who is the most famous person who can play the piano? Paris Hilton tops our list. Hilton has played piano since the age of five. Robert Downey Jr. also plays piano. He was featured tickling the ivories in several scenes on Ally McBeal. Clint Eastwood is an accomplished pianist as well.  He often composes the scores of the films that he directs. Jamie Foxx has been playing piano since he was five years old. This talent surely came in handy when he took on the role of Ray Charles in Ray.

Are you surprised that so many celebs play piano? Share your thoughts in the comments section.


  • Paris Hilton has played piano since the age of five.
    • Age: 39
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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  • Sandra Bullock has played the piano since she was eight. Her mother Helga Mathilde Meyer was an opera singer and voice instructor.
    • Age: 51
    • Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

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  • Eliza Dushku has played piano since she was a young girl.
    • Age: 39
    • Birthplace: USA, Massachusetts, Watertown

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  • Alyssa Milano can play the piano and the flute.
    • Age: 47
    • Birthplace: Bensonhurst, New York City, New York, United States of America

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