It is not true that you only get recognized with great looks. Your talent, skills, and dedication also matter to much extent. A lot of celebrities rose to fame due to having intelligent minds and some extraordinarily special creative skills. Here we are going to talk about top 10 popular celebrities who are legitimate geniuses.
10. Hugh Jackman
Hugh Jackman is more than just a famous actor of Australia. before starting as an actor, he completed graduation with degrees both in communications and journalism from the University of Technology in Sydney, Australia. Hugh has always been well-rounded when it comes to talent. He is a producer, dancer, actor, and successful singer.
9. Steve Martin
Funny man Steve Martin started career as a writer of Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour, now he has become an actor, writer, and producer. Steve’s IQ of close to 150, and he was an accomplished part of the intelligent group MENSA. He wrote his experiences about the New York. This man studied philosophy at the California State University.
8. Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep has received over 18 nominations of Academy Awards. She won an Oscar three separate times. She is one of the most successful Hollywood females of all time. She is not only a reputable actress but also an adorable producer. She graduated from the Yale School of Drama.
7. Jordana Brewster
Jordana is another intelligent and skillful personality. She was a star of the successful The Fast & the Furious movies. She took break from movies and completed her studies in English at Yale. Jordana’s grandfather, Kingman Brewster Jr., was the president of Yale from 1963 to 1977. This lady completed her studies with good grades.
6. Jennifer Connelly
Jennifer Connelly started career as a model at the very young age. She has appeared on the cover of various magazines and worked in numerous advertisements before joining Hollywood. She is a beautiful, young, and hard working lady, who studied English at Yale for two years, and then studied drama at Stanford.
5. Famke Janssen
Not just a pretty face, the Dutch beauty Famke is an educated and impressive female. She is famous for her role as Jean Gray in the X-Men films, and played a good role opposite Liam Neeson in the Taken trilogy. She is a former fashion model, scriptwriter, and director. Famke studied literature at Columbia University and then got a degree with major in Economics.
4. Julia Stiles
Julia Stiles, unlike some celebrities, didn’t continue her higher studies. It is of no wonder that she is an exceptional lady, holding a bachelor’s degree in English. In 2000, Julia joined the Columbia University and did various short courses.
3. Cindy Crawford
Cindy Crawford is one of the most exceptional and intelligent supermodels. She started as a model in 1984. In high school, she was the valedictorian and received scholarship at Northwestern University where she studied Chemical Engineering. She had not much interest in studies so she continued her modeling career. Cindy is one of the Big Six supermodels except Claudia Schiffer, Christy Turlington, Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell, and Linda Evangelista.
2. David Duchovny
David Duchovny has been a star of two famous tv shows named The X- Files, and Californication. He is a successful actor with great skills and intelligence. He received B.A. in English Literaute from an Ivy League School.
1. Conan O’Brien
Conan has always been famous for his remarkable comedy. In his school times, he used to be nicknamed the “pre-eminent jokester.” It is understandable because he was the president of secret social organization. He has majored in Literature and History from the Harvard University and completed graduation in 1985.
Did you know that these stars are really talented and educated?