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Cameron Diaz’ Education Background

Cameron DiazCameron Diaz is an American actress who first became famous in the 1990s when she appeared in several blockbusters including The Mask, My Best Friend’s Wedding, and There’s Something About Mary. Since then, she has starred in many more big films such as The Holiday, What Happens in Vegas, and My Sister’s Keeper. Her next movie to hit the big screen will be Bad Teacher in which she co-stars with her ex-boyfriend, Justin Timberlake, and Jason Segel. EDUinReview will now take a look at this pretty lady’s education background.

Diaz was born on August 30, 1972, in San Diego, California. Her parents are Emilio and Billie Diaz. When she was 16-years old, Diaz was signed by Elite Models and moved away from her hometown in Long Beach, California, to pursue a modeling career. For the next five years, Diaz lived in exotic locations such as Paris, Japan, and Morocco.

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Owen Wilson’s Education Background

Owen Wilson is an American actor and writer who is best known for his comedies like The Wedding Crashers and Meet the Parents. He has also been the lead in several chick flicks, including Marley & Me and How Do You Know?. His most recent movie to hit the big screens is Cars 2, in which he returns to voice the main character, Lightning McQueen. EDUinReview will now take a look at Wilson’s education background.

Wilson was born on November 18, 1968, in Dallas, Texas. His parents are Laura and Robert Wilson. He has two brothers, Andrew and Luke. Wilson was a self-proclaimed trouble-maker and his antics got him expelled from St. Mark’s Academy when he was in the 10th grade. He then went on to graduate from Thomas Jefferson High School. After high school, Wilson went to a military academy in New Mexico, probably in order to get a little more structure in his life and curb his trouble-making tendencies. He then returned to Texas and attended the University of Texas. While at UT, Wilson met Wes Anderson and the two men wrote a screenplay, Bottle Rocket. The screenplay was eventually turned into a feature film; Anderson and Wilson went on to write and produce other movies, such as The Royal Tenenbaums.

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Luke Wilson’s Education Background

Luke Wilson is an American actor who is possibly best known for his roles in Legally Blonde and Old School. He is a member of the Frat Pack, a group of funny actors who have gained fame in the past few years. EDUinReview will now take a look at his education background.

Wilson was born on on September 21, 1971, in Dallas, Texas. His parents are Robert and Laura Wilson. He is the youngest of three siblings; he has two brothers, Andrew and Owen. All three of the Wilson brothers work in film. Wilson attended Occidental College for athletics but then he discovered his love of acting while there and soon transferred to Texas Christian University.

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Ian McShane’s Education Background

Ian McShane is an English actor who is best known for his work in television on Lovejoy, Dallas, and Deadwood. He will soon gain recognition when he co-stars with Johnny Depp and Penelope Cruz in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. EDUinReview will now take a look at his education background.

McShane was born on September 29, 1942, in Blackburn, England. His parents are Irene and Harry McShane. He grew up in Urmston, England, and attended Stretford Grammar School. He then went on to attend the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

McShane first made his acting debut in 1962 in The Wild and the Willing. This movie led to other roles such as The Battle of Britain, Villain, and Agent Cody Banks. Since then, McShane has starred in more than 30 films. Some of his more recent films in the USA include Hot Rod and We Are Marshall. In addition to acting in live-action films, McShane has provided his voice for two recent Dreamworks releases: Shrek the Third and Kung Fu Panda.

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Penelope Cruz’s Education Background

Penelope Cruz is a Spanish actress who is possibly best known for her work in Vanilla Sky, Blow, and Sahara. Her next venture on the big screen will be in the fourth installment of the Pirates of the Caribbean series, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, with Johnny Depp and Ian McShane. EDUinReview will now take a look at the education background of this beautiful actress.

Cruz was born in Alcobendas, Community of Madrid, Spain, on April 28, 1974. Her parents are Encarna Sanchez and Eduardo Cruz. She has a younger brother, Eduardo, and a younger sister, Monica. As a child, Cruz did not have any interest in becoming an actress; instead she focused on classical ballet and spent nine years studying the dance at Spain’s National Conservatory. When she was a teenager, she then became interested in acting after seeing a movie by Spanish director, Pedro Almodovar. When she was 15-years old, she was signed by an agent and made her acting debut the next year on television.

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Ken Jeong’s Education Background

Ken Jeong is an American actor, comedian, and physician. Recently, he has probably become best known for his roles in several comedies, including Step Brothers, Pineapple Express, Role Models, and The Hangover. His next movie to be released in the USA will be The Hangover Part II, in which he co-stars with Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifiankis, and Ed Helms. EDUinReview will now take a look at this funny actor’s education background.

Ken was born on June 15, 1969, in Detroit, Michigan. His parents are Young and D.K. Jeong, both of whom are Korean immigrants. He grew up in Greensboro, Michigan, and attended Walter Hines Page High School. Ken was very active in high school: he was a member of the High IQ team, a violinist in the school’s orchestra, and a member of student council. He graduated from high school when he was only 16-years old. Ken then attended Duke University, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in 1990. He then attended the University of North Carolina, where he earned his medical degree in 1995. He completed his residency in New Orleans at the Ochsner Medical Center, while also beginning his stand-up comedy career.

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Bradley Cooper’s Education Background

Bradley Cooper is an American actor. Bradley first gained widespread recognition when he costarred with Owen Wilson and and Vince Vaughn in 2005’s romantic comedy, Wedding Crashers. He really launched himself into the public eye in 2009 when The Hangover was released in the USA.¬† His next movie, The Hangover Part II, will be released in the USA on May 26, 2011. In this movie, Bradley will revive his role as Phil, alongside Zach Galifianakis, Ed Helms, and Ken Jeong. EDUinReview will now take a look at this handsome actor’s education background.

Bradley was born on January 5, 1976, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His parents are Gloria and Charles Cooper; both are Italian-Americans. Bradley graduated from Germantown Academy, the oldest nonsectarian day school in the USA in 1993. He attended Villanova University for his freshman year of college, but then transferred to Georgetown University. He graduated from Georgetown in 1997 with a B.A. in English. He also studied French and has lived in France for six months, furthering his abilities with the language. After graduating college, Bradley attended the Actors Studio Drama School.

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Zach Galifianakis’ Education Background

Zach Galifianakis is an American actor and comedian. He first gained an underground following for his stand-up comedy acts and his appearances on the Comedy Central Presents specials. He became more¬† of a household name when he starred in The Hangover, Dinner for Schmucks, and Due Date in 2009 and 2010. His next movie is set to be released in the USA on May 26, 2011. In The Hangover Part II, Zach will revive his role as Alan, alongside Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, and Ken Jeong. EDUinReview will now take a look at this hilarious actor’s education background.

Zach was born on October 1, 1969, in Wilkesboro, North Carolina. He is the second child of Mary Francis and Harry Galifianakis. He is of Greek descent on his father’s side. Zach graduated from Wilkes Central High School in Moravian Falls, NC. He then attended North Carolina State University, where he studied communications. He did not graduate from college.

Zach’s first episode of Comedy Central Presents aired in September 2001. He then began hosting his own talk show on VH1 in 2002 called Late World with Zach. The show featured many of Zach’s friends and co-performers. The next year, Zach joined the cast of Tru Calling and stayed with the show until 2005.

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Ed Helms’ Education Background

Ed Helms is an American comedian and actor who is best known for his acting in The Office and The Hangover, and for being a correspondent for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. His next film to hit the big screen will be The Hangover Part II, which premieres in the USA on May 26, 2011. In this movie, Ed will resume his role as Dr. Stu Price, alongside Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, and Ken Jeong. EDUinReview will now take a look at the education background of this talented actor.

Ed was born on January 24, 1974, in Atlanta, Georgia. He graduated from The Westminster Schools in 1992. He then attended and graduated from Oberlin College. Originally, Ed wanted to study geology in college, but he changed to film history and technology in 1996.

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Kristen Wiig’s Education Background

Kristen Wiig is an American actress and comedian who first gained acclaim for her skits on Saturday Night Life. She has also appeared in several films such as Adventureland, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, and How to Train Your Dragon. Her next movie to hit the big screen will be Bridesmaids, in which she co-stars with Maya Rudolph. EDUinReview will take a look at Kristen’s education background.

Wiig was born on August 22, 1973, in Canandaigua, New York. When she was three years old, her family moved to Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The family moved once again to Rochester, NY, where Wiig graduated from high school in 1991 from Brighton High School. After high school, Wiig attended the University of Arizona, where she studied art. In order to fulfill a gen-ed requirement for her major, Wiig took an acting class. She was so talented in the class that her teacher suggested she continue acting. Wiig eventually dropped out of college and moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career.

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