7 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Were English Majors

There are secret bookworms in all walks of life, and Hollywood is no different. Check out these seven celebs who majored in English in university!  


1. Emma Watson 


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Studied English Literature at Brown University.


2. Paul Simon


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Studied English at Queens College, New York.


3. Renée Zellweger



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Studied English at the University of Texas at Austin. 


4. Steven Spielberg



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Studied English at California State University in Long Beach.


5. Jodie Foster



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Studied English Literature at Yale University, and was awarded an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree from Yale in 1997.


6. Conan O’Brien 



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Studied History and English Literature at Harvard University.


7. Hugh Grant



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Studied English Literature at New College at Oxford University.


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