Famous John Jay High School Alumni

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

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

This list is made up of graduates like Stanley Tucci and Campbell Scott.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to John Jay High School?” and “Which celebrities are John Jay High School alumni?”
Stanley Tucci is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous John Jay High School Alumni
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Stanley Tucci (born November 11, 1960) is an American actor, writer, producer, and film director. Involved in acting from a young age, he made his film debut in 1985's Prizzi's Honor, and played a wide variety of supporting roles in many major Hollywood film productions. He has also played as lead actor in a number of films, starting with lead billing in the 1996 film A Modern Affair. He has won three Emmy Awards: one for the 1998 TV movie Winchell, in which he played the title role; one for a guest appearance on the TV series Monk; and one for being a producer of the web series Park Bench with Steve Buscemi. Tucci was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting, + more

Age: 58

Birthplace: Peekskill, New York, United States of America

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Robert Reich is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous John Jay High School Alumni
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Robert Bernard Reich (; born June 24, 1946) is an American economist, professor, author, and political commentator. He served in the administrations of Presidents Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, and Bill Clinton. He was Secretary of Labor from 1993 to 1997. He was a member of President Barack Obama's economic transition advisory board. Reich has been the Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy at the Goldman School of Public Policy at UC Berkeley since January 2006. He was formerly a professor at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government and professor of social and economic policy at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management of Brandeis University. He has also been a ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Commentator, Politician, Professor, Author, Economist, + more

Age: 72

Birthplace: Pennsylvania, Scranton, Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States, + more

Campbell Scott is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous John Jay High School Alumni
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Campbell Scott (born July 19, 1961) is an American actor, director, producer, and voice artist. He is known for his roles as George Tunner on The Sheltering Sky, Boris Kuester von Jurgens-Ratenicz on Royal Pains, Mark Usher on House of Cards, Joseph Tobin on Damages, and Richard Parker in The Amazing Spider-Man and The Amazing Spider-Man 2, as well as numerous stage appearances. ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting, Film Director

Age: 57

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Sammy Morris is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous John Jay High School Alumni
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Samuel Morris III (born March 23, 1977) is a former American football running back. He played college football at Texas Tech and was drafted by the Buffalo Bills of the in the National Football League (NFL) in the fifth round of the 2000 NFL Draft. He also played for the Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots and Dallas Cowboys. In 2013, he joined Attleboro High School football as an assistant coach. Simultaneously, for the past several seasons, he has been a member of the staff for the New England Patriots as well. ...more on Wikipedia

Profession: American football player

Age: 41

Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas