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Famous Washington-Lee High School Alumni

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List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Washington-Lee High School and be of some renown.

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

The list you're viewing is made up of graduates like Sandra Bullock and Warren Beatty.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Washington-Lee High School?” and “Which celebrities are Washington-Lee High School alumni?”
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    Sandra Annette Bullock (; born July 26, 1964) is an American actress, producer, and philanthropist. She was the highest paid actress in the world in 2010 and 2014. In 2015, Bullock was chosen as People's Most Beautiful Woman and was included in Time's 100 most influential people in the world in 2010. Bullock is the recipient of several accolades, including an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award. After making her acting debut with a minor role in the thriller Hangmen (1987), Bullock received early attention for her supporting work in the action film Demolition Man (1993). Her breakthrough came in the action thriller Speed (1994). She established herself in the 1990s with leading roles in...  more
    • Profession: Television producer, Entrepreneur, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting
    • Age: 57
    • Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

    #26 of 349 The Best Actresses In Film History#18 of 243 The Most Trustworthy Celebrities In The World#10 of 201 The Best Actresses Working Today

  • Henry Warren Beatty (born March 30, 1937) is an American actor and filmmaker. He has been nominated for fourteen Academy Awards – four for Best Actor, four for Best Picture, two for Best Director, three for Original Screenplay, and one for Adapted Screenplay – winning Best Director for Reds (1981). Beatty is the only person to have been nominated for acting in, directing, writing, and producing the same film, and he did so twice: first for Heaven Can Wait (with Buck Henry as co-director), and again with Reds.Eight of the films he has produced have earned 53 Academy nominations, and in 1999, he was awarded the Academy's highest honor, the Irving G. Thalberg Award. Beatty has been nominated...  more
    • Profession: Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director
    • Age: 84
    • Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, United States of America

    #325 of 1,017 The Best Actors In Film History#175 of 250 The Greatest Living Directors, Ranked#113 of 170 The Best Living American Actors

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    Stanley "Stan" Winston (April 7, 1946 – June 15, 2008) was an American television and film special make-up effects creator. He was best known for his work in the Terminator series, the first three Jurassic Park films, Aliens, the first two Predator films, Inspector Gadget, Iron Man and Edward Scissorhands. He won four Academy Awards for his work. Winston, a frequent collaborator with director James Cameron, owned several effects studios, including Stan Winston Digital. The established areas of expertise for Winston were in makeup, puppets and practical effects, but he had recently expanded his studio to encompass digital effects as well. ...  more
    • Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Director, Makeup Artist
    • Age: Dec. at 62 (1946-2008)
    • Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, United States of America
  • Steve Buckhantz (born June 19, 1955) is a television play-by-play announcer. Most recently for the Washington Wizards....  more
    • Profession: Announcer, Sports commentator
    • Age: 66
    • Birthplace: Washington, D.C.