There is some weird cliché out there that Celebrities are in showbusiness because they couldn’t do anything more, or because they aren’t that smart. This is a ridiculous claim, as many of the brightest minds in the world have been involved in the showbusiness.
If you still had any doubts, here are examples of current celebrities who are not only known for their famous roles, but also because they are extremely smart. How does that make you feel?
1. Lisa Kudrow
Her character in “Friends” may have been frivolous, but it turns out Lisa Kudrow is anything other than silly.
Lisa earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from Vassar and spent eight years working with physician father on scientific research.
2. Geena Davis
Davis is not only a brilliant actress in performances like “Thelma & Louise” and “A League of Their Own,” but she also possesses a brilliant mind. Geena is a member of MENSA, a social organization for 2% of the world’s smartest people.
She also speaks fluent Swedish and is an Olympic archer. Additionally, she can play the piano, the drums and the flute.
3. Conan O’Brien
His program, “Late Night Talk Show”, may seem like all laughs, but there is an impressive intelligence operating behind the camera.
Conan graduated magna cum laude with a degree in American History from Harvard, where he also studied Latin American culture. He later earned a doctorate in art history and a master’s degree at Yale.