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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 ...more

Age: 62

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

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

Credits: Seinfeld, Jerry Seinfeld: 'I'm Telling You for the Last Time', Comedian, Bee Movie

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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 ...more

Age: 37

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

Profession: Fashion designer, Socialite, Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Model, + more

Credits: Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Kourtney & Kim Take Miami, Kourtney & Kim Take New York, Teen Choice Awards 2010

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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 ...more

Age: 38

Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

Profession: Actor

Credits: Once Upon a Time, Walk the Line, Zootopia, Something Borrowed

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#42 on The Best Voiceover Performances in Film

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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 ...more

Age: 64

Birthplace: Baltimore, USA, Maryland

Profession: Businessperson, Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, Singer

Credits: Click, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie, Piranha 3DD

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