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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Tisch School of the Arts and be of some renown.

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

List features graduates like Lady Gaga, Kristen Bell and more!

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Tisch School of the Arts?” and “Which celebrities are Tisch School of the Arts alumni?”
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Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Fashion designer, Record producer, Businessperson

Age: 32

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

Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta (born March 28, 1986), known professionally as Lady Gaga, is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She is known for her unconventionality, provocative ...more

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Adam Sandler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Songwriter, Comedian, Television producer

Age: 52

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Adam Richard Sandler (born September 9, 1966) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, film producer, and musician. After becoming a Saturday Night Live cast member, Sandler went on to star ...more

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Kristen Bell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 35

Birthplace: Huntington Woods, Michigan, USA

Kristen Anne Bell (born July 18, 1980) is an American actress. She began her acting career by starring in stage productions while attending the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University. ...more

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Alexis Bledel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Film Producer, Model, Actor

Age: 37

Birthplace: Texas, USA, Houston

Kimberly Alexis Bledel ( blə-DEL; born September 16, 1981) is an American actress and model. She is best known for her role as Rory Gilmore on the television series Gilmore Girls (2000–2007), ...more

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Alec Baldwin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Television producer, Film Producer, Author

Age: 60

Birthplace: Amityville, New York, United States of America

Alexander Rae "Alec" Baldwin III (born April 3, 1958) is an American actor, writer, producer, comedian, and liberal political activist. A member of the Baldwin family, he is the eldest ...more

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James Franco is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Film Producer, Model, Screenwriter

Age: 40

Birthplace: Palo Alto, California, United States of America

James Edward Franco (born April 19, 1978) is an American actor and filmmaker. For his role in 127 Hours (2010), he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor. Franco is known for his ...more

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Billy Crystal is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Television presenter, Comedian, Film Producer

Age: 70

Birthplace: Upper East Side, New York City, New York, United States of America

William Edward Crystal (born March 14, 1948) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, director, and television host. He gained prominence in the 1970s and 80s for television roles as ...more

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Martin Scorsese is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 76

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

Martin Charles Scorsese (, Italian: [skorˈseːze; -eːse]; born November 17, 1942) is an American-Italian filmmaker and historian, whose career spans more than 50 years. Scorsese's body of work ...more

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Oliver Stone is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Television director, Soldier, Television producer

Age: 72

Birthplace: New York City, Area code 917, Contiguous United States, New York, United States of America, + more

William Oliver Stone (born September 15, 1946) is an American filmmaker, director, writer and conspiracy theorist.Stone won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay as writer of Midnight ...more

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Spike Lee is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 61

Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Shelton Jackson "Spike" Lee (born March 20, 1957) is an American film director, producer, writer, and actor. His production company, 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks, has produced over 35 ...more

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Debra Messing is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Comedian, Television producer, Actor

Age: 50

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

Debra Lynn Messing (born August 15, 1968) is an American actress. After graduating from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, Messing received short-lived roles on television series ...more

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Kate Mara is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Actor

Age: 35

Birthplace: Bedford, New York, United States of America

Kate Rooney Mara ( MAIR-ə; born February 27, 1983) is an American actress and fashion model. She is known for playing reporter Zoe Barnes in the Netflix political drama House of Cards ...more

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Brett Ratner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 49

Birthplace: Miami Beach, Florida, United States of America

Brett Ratner (born March 28, 1969) is an American director and producer. He directed the Rush Hour film series, The Family Man, Red Dragon, X-Men: The Last Stand, and Tower Heist. He was also a ...more

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Katie Cassidy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Singer-songwriter, Model, Actor

Age: 32

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

Katherine Evelyn Anita Cassidy (born November 25, 1986; also known as Katie Cassidy Rodgers following her marriage) is an American actress. Following several minor television roles, she came to ...more

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Gina Gershon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Television producer, Author, Actor

Age: 56

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Gina L. Gershon (born June 10, 1962) is an American actress, singer, and author. She had roles in the films Cocktail (1988), Showgirls (1995), Bound (1996), Face/Off (1997), The Insider (1999), ...more

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Bryce Dallas Howard is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor

Age: 37

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Bryce Dallas Howard (born March 2, 1981) is an American actress and director. She is the eldest daughter of actor and director Ron Howard. She attended New York University's Tisch School of the ...more

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Andy Samberg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Musician

Age: 40

Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States of America

David A.J. "Andy" Samberg (born August 18, 1978) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, and musician. He is a member of the comedy music group The Lonely Island and was a ...more

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Rainn Wilson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Television director, Comedian, Television producer

Age: 53

Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Rainn Dietrich Wilson (born January 20, 1966) is an American actor, comedian, writer, director, businessman, and producer. He is best known for his role as Dwight Schrute on the NBC sitcom The ...more

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Philip Seymour Hoffman ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Theatre Director, Film Producer, Actor

Age: Dec. at 47 (1967-2014)

Birthplace: Fairport, New York, United States of America

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Drea de Matteo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Actor

Age: 47

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

Andrea Donna de Matteo (born January 19, 1972) is an American actress, known for her roles as Angie Bolen on ABC's Desperate Housewives, Joey Tribbiani's sister Gina on the NBC sitcom Joey, ...more

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Eva Green is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Model, Actor, Composer

Age: 38

Birthplace: Paris, France

Eva Gaëlle Green (Swedish: [ˈɡreːn]; born 6 July 1980) is a French actress and model. The daughter of actress Marlène Jobert, she started her career in theatre before making her film ...more

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Jesse Metcalfe is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Actor

Age: 40

Birthplace: Carmel Valley, California, United States of America

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Joel Silver is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Television producer, Entrepreneur, Film Producer

Age: 66

Birthplace: USA, South Orange, New Jersey

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Summer Phoenix is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Businessperson, Musician, Model

Age: 40

Birthplace: Winter Park, Florida, United States of America

Summer Joy Phoenix (née Bottom; born December 10, 1978) is an American actress, model and designer. She is the youngest sibling of actors/actresses River Phoenix, Rain Phoenix, Joaquin ...more

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Felicity Huffman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Tisch School Of The Arts Alumni
Actor, Voice acting

Age: 56

Birthplace: Bedford, New York, USA

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