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Famous Professional Children's School Alumni

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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Professional Children's School and be of some renown.

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

Scarlett Johansson and Sarah Michelle Gellar are included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Professional Children's School?” and “Which celebrities are Professional Children's School alumni?”
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Scarlett Johansson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Model, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 34

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

Scarlett Ingrid Johansson (; born November 22, 1984) is an American actress and singer. She is the world's highest-paid actress, has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, has made multiple ...more

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Jordana Brewster is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Actor

Age: 38

Birthplace: Panama City, Panama

Jordana Brewster (born April 26, 1980) is an American actress and model. She made her acting debut in an episode of All My Children in 1995 and next took on the recurring role as Nikki Munson in ...more

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Sarah Michelle Gellar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Television producer, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 41

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Sarah Michelle Prinze (née Gellar; born April 14, 1977) is an American actress, producer and entrepreneur. After being spotted by an agent at the age of four in New York City, she made ...more

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Sarah Jessica Parker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Businessperson, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 53

Birthplace: Nelsonville, Ohio, United States of America

Sarah Jessica Parker (born March 25, 1965) is an American actress, producer, and designer. She is known for her role as Carrie Bradshaw on the HBO television series Sex and the City (1998–2004), ...more

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Leighton Meester is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Model, Actor, Singer

Age: 32

Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America

Leighton Marissa Meester (born April 9, 1986) is an American actress, singer, songwriter, and model. She is best known for her starring role as the devious socialite Blair Waldorf on teen drama ...more

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Tara Reid is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Entrepreneur, Film Producer, Model

Age: 43

Birthplace: Wyckoff, New Jersey, USA

Tara Donna Reid (born November 8, 1975) is an American actress. She played Vicky in the films American Pie (1999), American Pie 2 (2001) and American Reunion (2012), and Bunny Lebowski in The ...more

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Mischa Barton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Spokesperson, Fashion designer, Model

Age: 33

Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom

Mischa Barton (born 24 January 1986) is a British-Irish-American film, television, and stage actress. She began her career on the stage, appearing in Tony Kushner's Slavs! and took the lead in ...more

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Julia Stiles is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Television director, Screenwriter, Actor

Age: 37

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

Julia O'Hara Stiles (born March 28, 1981) is an American actress. Born and raised in New York City, Stiles began acting at age 11 and made her screen debut as Erica Dansby in six episodes of the ...more

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Christina Ricci is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Spokesperson, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 39

Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States of America

Christina Ricci (born February 12, 1980) is an American actress and producer. She is known for playing unconventional characters with a dark edge. Ricci is the recipient of several accolades, ...more

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Milton Berle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Television director, Comedian, Television producer

Age: Dec. at 94 (1908-2002)

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

Milton Berle (born Mendel Berlinger; Yiddish: ‏מענדעל בערלינגער‎; July 12, 1908 – March 27, 2002) was an American comedian and actor. Berle's career as an entertainer spanned over 80 years, ...more

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Christian Slater is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Television director, Film Producer, Actor

Age: 49

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

Christian Michael Leonard Slater (born August 18, 1969) is an American actor, voice actor, and producer. He made his film debut with a leading role in The Legend of Billie Jean (1985) and gained ...more

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Rebecca Gayheart is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Model, Actor

Age: 47

Birthplace: Hazard, Kentucky, USA

Rebecca Gayheart (born August 12, 1971) is an American fashion model and actress. Gayheart began her career as a teen model in the 1980s, and subsequently appeared in a student short film by ...more

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Gene Raymond is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Actor

Age: Dec. at 90 (1908-1998)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Gene Raymond (August 13, 1908 – May 3, 1998) was an American film, television, and stage actor of the 1930s and 1940s. In addition to acting, Raymond was also a composer, screenwriter, director, ...more
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Macaulay Culkin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Child Actor, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 38

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

Macaulay Carson Culkin (born August 26, 1980) is an American actor and musician who began his career as a child actor. He is best known for his role as Kevin McCallister in the Christmas films ...more

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Ricki Lake is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Talk show host, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 50

Birthplace: USA, Hastings-on-Hudson, New York

Ricki Pamela Lake (born September 21, 1968) is an American actress, television presenter and producer. Lake is best known for her lead role as Tracy Turnblad in the 1988 film Hairspray. She is ...more

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Jennifer O'Neill is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Model, Author, Actor

Age: 71

Birthplace: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro

Jennifer O'Neill (born February 20, 1948) is a Brazilian-American actress, model, author and speaker, known for her role in the 1971 film Summer of '42 and modelling for CoverGirl cosmetics ...more
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Christopher Walken is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 72

Birthplace: Astoria, New York City, New York, USA

Christopher Walken (born Ronald Walken, March 31, 1943) is an American actor, dancer, director, screenwriter, and playwright who has appeared in more than 100 films and television programs, ...more

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Jane Krakowski is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Actor, Voice acting, Singer

Age: 50

Birthplace: Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey, United States of America

Jane Krakowski (; born Jane Krajkowski; October 11, 1968) is an American actress and singer. She is best known for the roles of Cousin Vicki in National Lampoon's Vacation, and Jenna Maroney in ...more

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Phoebe Cates is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Entrepreneur, Model, Actor

Age: 55

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

Phoebe Belle Cates (born July 16, 1963) is an American former film actress, singer and model known primarily for her roles in several 1980s films, most notably Fast Times at Ridgemont High and ...more

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Janine Turner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Actor

Age: 56

Birthplace: Lincoln, Nebraska, United States of America

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Ann Blyth is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Actor, Singer

Age: 90

Birthplace: USA, New York, Mount Kisco

Ann Marie Blyth (born August 16, 1928) is an American actress and singer, often cast in Hollywood musicals, but also successful in dramatic roles. For her performance as Veda Pierce in the 1945 ...more
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Rachel Miner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Television producer, Actor

Age: 38

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Rachel Anne Miner (born July 29, 1980) is an American actress. She first came to prominence for her portrayal of Michelle Bauer on the television soap opera Guiding Light (1992-95). She made her ...more
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Sidney Lumet is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: Dec. at 87 (1924-2011)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Sidney Arthur Lumet ( loo-MET; June 25, 1924 – April 9, 2011) was an American director, producer, and screenwriter with over 50 films to his credit. He was nominated five times for the Academy ...more

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Malcolm-Jamal Warner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Malcolm-Jamal Warner Film Score Composer, Television director, Television producer

Age: 48

Birthplace: USA, New Jersey, Jersey City

Malcolm-Jamal Warner (born August 18, 1970) is an American actor, director, producer, musician, and writer. He is best known for his roles as Theo Huxtable on the NBC sitcom The Cosby Show and ...more

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John Spencer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Professional Children's School Alumni
Actor

Age: Dec. at 59 (1946-2005)

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

John Spencer (December 20, 1946 – December 16, 2005) was an American actor. He is best known for his role as Leo McGarry on the NBC political drama series The West Wing. His performance on the ...more