Beatty is one of the few people ever to receive Oscar nominations in the Best Picture, Actor, Directing and Writing categories from a single film (he did it twice for Heaven Can Wait and Reds). Transferred to the University of Southern Mississippi his junior year but left soon thereafter.
As he notes, There was one course I was looking for that wasn't in the curriculum catalog: How to Make Money. Nonetheless, he was inducted into the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Hall of Fame in 2005.
, Oscar-winning director, actor, producer, and screenwriter.
Dropped out of Northwestern University after his freshman year to attend Stella Adler's Conservatory of Acting.
She was all set to attend Loyola Marymount University but deferred college when she received an offer to be a model in Paris, France.
While she never finished college, she did graduate from a program at the Harvard Business School.
Baca has written ten books of poetry, a memoir, a book of essays, a book of short stories, a play, and a screenplay for the 1993 film Bound by Honor. As he noted in an interview in Elle magazine, dating older women "was the closest thing I had to a college education.
I will always be grateful." , supermodel, actress, TV host, and TV producer.
, bestselling short story author, college professor, museum director, newspaper reporter.
After experimenting with college, journalism, and marriage in Houston, he got sick of the provinces and lit out for New York City at 31. Although he continued to take classes at the University of Houston after serving in the army, he never received a degree.