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    35 Celebs Who Randomly Met Way Before They Were Famous

    Why couldn't I have gone to one of these celeb-filled high schools?

    1. John Krasinski and BJ Novak

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    Back in the day, The Office costars played Little League together.

    2. Carey Mulligan and Marcus Mumford

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    The two were childhood pen pals long before they got married and had kids.

    3. Gwyneth Paltrow and Maya Rudolph


    As their dads were best friends in college, they've known each other since they were 7.

    4. Jay Z and Busta Rhymes

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    The music icons went to Brooklyn’s George Westinghouse Career and Technical Education High School together and even had a rap battle in the lunchroom. DMX and Notorious B.I.G also attended the high school around the same time.

    5. Zach Braff and Lauryn Hill

    Lauryn Hill was at my Bar Mitzvah.

    They went to high school together.

    6. Jessie J and Adele

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    The pair used to sing together while attending the BRIT School in London.

    7. Angela Bassett and Courtney B. Vance

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    The couple met at the Yale School of Drama, but didn't date for over a decade.

    8. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler

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    9. Scarlett Johansson and Jack Antonoff

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    Scar-Jo used to date the music producer and Fun. drummer when they attended the Professional Children's School — they even went to prom together.

    10. Adam Levine and Jonah Hill

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    As their dads were childhood friends, the pair grew up together in LA — Jonah was even an officiant at Adam's wedding.

    11. Busy Philipps and Colin Hanks

    12. Laura Linney and Brooke Shields

    13. Matthew Morrison and Kristen Bell

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    When they were at NYU, the pair dated briefly.

    14. Lisa Kudrow and Conan O'Brien

    My friend @LisaKudrow stopped by to talk about how we met, Friends reunion rumors, The Comeback, and much more.

    The two briefly dated after meeting at an improv group — Conan even encouraged Lisa to keep doing comedy.

    15. Tupac and Jada Pinkett Smith

    16. Cameron Diaz and Snoop Dogg

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    They both attended the same high school and it's possible that Snoop even sold Cameron marijuana.

    17. Lenny Kravitz, Nicolas Cage, and Gina Gershon

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    Yes, all these celebrities were in a high school production of Oklahoma! Slash also attended the same high school.

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