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

List of famous alumni from Hollywood High School, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Hollywood High School include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Hollywood High School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Hollywood 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 Hollywood High School.

Items here include everything from Leighton Meester to Sarah Jessica Parker.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Hollywood High School?” and “Which celebrities are Hollywood High School alumni?”

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Sarah Jessica Parker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Businessperson, Television producer, Film Producer Sarah Jessica Parker is known for her leading role as Carrie Bradshaw on the HBO television series Sex and the City. She was also an executive producer on the show, and won two Emmy Awards, for ...more

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Leighton Meester is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Model, Actor, Singer Leighton Marissa Meester is an American actress and singer. Meester starred as Blair Waldorf on The CW's teen drama series Gossip Girl. She has also appeared in the 2010 country drama film ...more

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Judy Garland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor, Vaudeville Performer, Singer Judy Garland was an American singer, actress, and vaudevillian. She was renowned for her vocals and attained international stardom which continued throughout a career that spanned more than 40 ...more

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Carol Burnett is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Comedian, Television producer, Actor Carol Creighton Burnett is an American actress, comedian, singer, and writer. She is best known for her long-running TV variety show, The Carol Burnett Show, for CBS. She has achieved success on ...more

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Ione Skye is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Painter, Screenwriter, Actor Ione Skye Lee is a British-American actress who became a teen idol after the 1989 movie Say Anything.... In 2006, VH1 placed her at number 84 on its "100 Greatest Teen Stars" list.

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Lana Turner is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor Lana Turner was an American film and television actress. Discovered and signed to a film contract by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer at the age of 16, Turner first attracted attention in They Won't Forget. ...more

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John Ritter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Comedian, Actor, Voice acting Jonathan Southworth "John" Ritter was an American actor, comedian, and voice-over artist. Ritter was best known for playing Jack Tripper on the hit ABC sitcom Three's Company, for ...more

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James Garner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Soldier, Television producer, Film Producer James Garner was an American actor, voice artist, and comedian. He starred in several television series over more than five decades, including such popular roles as Bret Maverick in the 1950s ...more

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Laurence Fishburne is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting Laurence John Fishburne III is an American actor, playwright, director, and producer. He is known for his roles as Morpheus in the Matrix science fiction film trilogy, Mr. Clean in Apocalypse ...more

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Linda Evans is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Author, Actor Linda Evans is an American actress known primarily for her roles on television. In the 1960s, she gained notice for playing Audra Barkley in the Western television series, The Big Valley. ...more

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Barbara Parkins is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor Barbara Parkins is a Canadian-American television and film actress.

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Charlene Tilton is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor, Singer Charlene L. Tilton is an American actress and singer. She is best known for playing Lucy Ewing in the television series Dallas.

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Rita Wilson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Film Producer, Actor, Singer Rita Wilson is an American actress, singer, and producer. She appeared in films Sleepless in Seattle, Now and Then, Jingle All the Way, The Story of Us and Runaway Bride. Wilson also performed ...more

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Barbara Hershey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor Barbara Hershey, once known as Barbara Seagull, is an American actress. In a career spanning nearly 50 years, she has played a variety of roles on television and in cinema, in several genres ...more

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Nanette Fabray is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Activist, Comedian, Actor Nanette Fabray (born Ruby Bernadette Nanette Fabares; October 27, 1920 – February 22, 2018) was an American actress, singer and dancer. She began her career performing in vaudeville as a child ...more

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Ruta Lee is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor, Dancer Ruta Lee is a Canadian actress and dancer who appeared as one of the brides in the film Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. She is remembered for her guest appearance in a 1963 episode of Rod ...more

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Warren Christopher is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Politician, Diplomat, Civil servant Warren Minor Christopher was an American lawyer, diplomat and politician. During Bill Clinton's first term as President, Christopher served as the 63rd Secretary of State. He also served as ...more

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Diana Canova is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting Diana Canova is an American actress known for her role of Jessica Tate's promiscuous daughter, Corinne Tate, on Soap, from 1977 to 1980.

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Fay Wray is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor Fay Wray was a Canadian-American actress most noted for playing the female lead in King Kong. Through an acting career that spanned 57 years, Wray attained international renown as an actress in ...more

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Stefanie Powers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Television producer, Screenwriter, Author Stefanie Powers is an American film and television actress best known for her role as Jennifer Hart in the 1980s television series Hart to Hart.

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Mike Farrell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Activist, Public speaker, Television director Michael Joseph "Mike" Farrell, Jr. is an American actor, best known for his role as Captain B.J. Hunnicutt on the television series M*A*S*H. He is an activist for various political ...more

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Joel McCrea is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor Joel Albert McCrea was an American actor whose career spanned 50 years and appearances in over 90 films.

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Alice White is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Secretary, Actor, Singer Alice White was an American film actress.

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Sally Kellerman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting Sally Kellerman is an American actress, activist, author, producer, singer and voice-over artist. Kellerman's acting career spans nearly 60 years, and her role as Major Margaret "Hot ...more

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Ruth Roland is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Film Producer, Actor Ruth Roland was an American stage and film actress and film producer.

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Paul Marco is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor Paul Marco was an American actor who often appeared in movies made by Ed Wood, including the "Kelton Trilogy" of Bride of the Monster, Night of the Ghouls and Plan 9 from Outer Space, ...more

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Richard Long is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor Richard "Dìck" Long was an American actor better known for his leading roles in three ABC television series, including The Big Valley, Nanny and the Professor, and Bourbon ...more

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Joseph Wapner is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Judge, Lawyer Joseph Albert Wapner is a retired American judge and former television judge. He is the first star of the ongoing reality courtroom series The People's Court. The court show's first run in ...more

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Terry Richardson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor, Film Director, Photographer Terrence "Terry" Richardson is an American fashion and portrait photographer who has shot advertising campaigns for Marc Jacobs, Aldo, Supreme, Sisley, Tom Ford, and Yves Saint Laurent ...more

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John Phillip Law is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor John Phillip Law was an American film actor. He was best known for his roles as the blind angel Pygar in the science fiction cult classic Barbarella with Jane Fonda, and as news anchor Robin ...more

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Victoria Vetri is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Model, Actor Victoria Vetri is an American model and actress.

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Ricky Nelson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Songwriter, Musician, Singer-songwriter Eric Hilliard Nelson – known as Ricky Nelson, later also as Rick Nelson – was an American actor, musician and singer-songwriter. He starred alongside his family in the television series, The ...more

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Anthony Anderson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter Anthony Anderson is an American actor and writer, and the star of ABC's Black-ish. He has also starred in his own sitcom, All About the Andersons, as well as the Fox sitcom The Bernie Mac Show ...more

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Barbara Kent is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor Barbara Kent was a Canadian-born, North American-based film actress, prominent from the silent film era to the early talkies of the 1920s and '30s and 40's and former Miss Hollywood.

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Greta Scacchi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Model, Actor Greta Scacchi is an Emmy Award-winning Italian-Australian actress known for her roles in the films White Mischief, Presumed Innocent and The Player.

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Judith Miller is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Journalist, Author, Writer Judith Miller is an American journalist and writer. She is formerly of the New York Times Washington bureau, where she became embroiled in controversy after her coverage of Iraq's Weapons of ...more

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Tuesday Weld is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Child model, Actor Tuesday Weld is an American actress. She began acting when she was a child, and progressed to mature roles in the late 1950s. She won a Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Female Newcomer in ...more

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Miriam is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Pornographic actor Miriam Rivera is a Mexican transsexual woman who appeared on the reality television shows There's Something About Miriam and Big Brother Australia 2004. Miriam has also worked as an adult model ...more

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Ann Robinson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor Ann Robinson is an American actress and stunt horse rider, perhaps best known for her work in the science-fiction classic The War of the Worlds and in the 1955 film Dragnet, in which she starred ...more

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Joan Woodbury is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Theatre Director, Theatrical producer, Actor Joan Woodbury was an American actress beginning in the 1930s and continuing well into the 1960s.

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Rob Grill is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Singer Robert Frank "Rob" Grill was most well known as an American lead singer, songwriter and bass guitarist of the classic rock and roll group The Grass Roots. He also produced, managed and

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Elliott Erwitt is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Journalist, Film Producer, Cinematographer Elliott Erwitt is an advertising and documentary photographer known for his black and white candid shots of ironic and absurd situations within everyday settings— a master of Henri ...more

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Harold Grieve is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Scenic Designer, Film Art Director Harold Grieve was an motion picture art director and interior designer. Born in Los Angeles, California, he attended Hollywood High School then studied art at the "School of Illustration ...more

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David Nelson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Television director, Film Producer, Actor David Oswald Nelson was an American actor, director, producer. He was the elder son of bandleader/TV actor Ozzie Nelson and singer Harriet Hilliard and the older brother of singer Eric

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Larry Kert is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor, Singer, Dancer Larry Kert was an American actor, singer, and dancer. He is best known for creating the role of Tony in the original Broadway version of West Side Story.

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Jacques R. Marquette is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Film Producer, Cinematographer Jacques R. Marquette was a film producer and cinematographer.

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Virginia Louise Trimble is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Astronomer Virginia Louise Trimble is an astronomer specializing in the structure and evolution of stars and galaxies, and the history of astronomy.

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John Archer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Actor John Archer was an American actor.

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Vince Taylor is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Songwriter, Singer Vince Taylor, born Brian Maurice Holden, was a British rock and roll singer. As the frontman for The Playboys, Taylor was successful primarily in France and the Continent during the late 1950s ...more

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Salvatore Scarpitta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Hollywood High School Alumni
Salvatore Scarpitta Sculptor, Artist Salvatore Scarpitta was an American artist best known for his sculptural studies of motion.