Famous People who Majored in Theatre

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List of famous people who majored in theatre, including photos when available. This list of famous theatre majors is ordered loosely by relevance, meaning the most well-known people are at the top. This list includes popular actors, musicians, athletes and more that majored or minored in theatre. You can find various bits of information below, such as what year the person was born and what their profession is. If you're looking for a particular celebrity who majored in theatre you can use the "search" bar to find a specific name.

List ranges from Sandra Bullock to Jennifer Morrison and more.

This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities were theatre majors?" and "Which famous people studied theatre?"
Jerry Seinfeld is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People who Majored in Theatre
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Jerome Allen "Jerry" Seinfeld is an American comedian, actor, writer, and producer. He is best known for playing a semi-fictional version of himself in the sitcom Seinfeld, which he co-created and co-wrote with Larry David. For its final two seasons, they were also co-executive producers. Seinfeld also co-wrote and co-produced the 2007 animated film Bee Movie, in which he voiced the protagonist. In 2010, he premiered a reality series called The Marriage Ref. He directed Colin Quinn in the Broadway show Long Story Short at the Helen Hayes Theater, which ran until January 2011. He is also the creator and host of the web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. In his stand-up comedy career, ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 64

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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Kourtney Kardashian is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People who Majored in Theatre
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Kourtney Mary Kardashian is an American television personality and model. In 2007, she and her family were commissioned to star in the reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Its success led to the creation of spin-offs including Kourtney and Khloé Take Miami and Kourtney and Kim Take New York. With sisters Kim and Khloé, Kourtney is involved in the retail and fashion industries. They have launched several clothing collections and fragrances, and additionally released the book Kardashian Konfidential in 2010. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 39

Birthplace: Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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Ginnifer Goodwin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People who Majored in Theatre
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Jennifer Michelle Goodwin, known professionally as Ginnifer Goodwin, is an American television and film actress. She is best known for her role as Margene Heffman on Big Love, and for her roles in films like Mona Lisa Smile, Something Borrowed, Walk the Line, and He's Just Not That Into You. She stars as Mary Margaret Blanchard/Snow White in the ABC series Once Upon a Time. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 40

Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, USA

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David Hasselhoff is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People who Majored in Theatre
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David Michael Hasselhoff, nicknamed "The Hoff", is an American actor, singer, producer, and businessman. He is best known for his lead roles as Michael Knight in the popular 1980s US series Knight Rider and as L.A. County Lifeguard Mitch Buchannon in the series Baywatch. Hasselhoff also produced Baywatch for a number of seasons in the 1990s up until 2001, when the series ended with Baywatch Hawaii. Hasselhoff also crossed over to a music career during the end of the 1980s and the early 1990s. He was noted for his performance at the Berlin Wall at New Year's Eve 1989; he enjoyed a short-lived success as a singer primarily in German-speaking Europe. Hasselhoff was the first celebrity ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 66

Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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