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Famous Juilliard School Alumni

Updated June 14, 2019 172.5k views763 items

List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Juilliard School and be of some renown.

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

This list contains notable and often famous Juilliard alumni like Robin Williams and Jessica Chastain.

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

Take a look at this list of Juilliard School alums and famous Juilliard School students.
  • 1

    Robin Williams

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  • 2

    Kevin Spacey

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  • 3

    Alan Greenspan

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  • 4

    Kelsey Grammer

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  • 5

    Miles Davis

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  • 6

    Kevin Kline

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  • 7

    Jessica Chastain

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  • 8

    Val Kilmer

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  • 9

    Andre Braugher

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  • 10

    Christopher Reeve

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  • 11

    Morena Baccarin

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  • 12

    Richard Rodgers

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  • 13

    Yo-Yo Ma

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  • 14

    John Williams

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  • 15

    Wes Bentley

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  • 16

    Bradley Whitford

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  • 17

    William Hurt

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  • 18

    Kelly McGillis

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  • 19

    Adam Shankman

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  • 20

    Kyle Gass

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  • 21

    Phoebe Cates

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  • 22

    Marcia Cross

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  • 23

    Luke Macfarlane

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  • 24

    Sid Caesar

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  • 25

    Jack Kenny

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