45 Celebrities Who Were Already Gorgeous In High School

For some, high school is a nightmare, a time filled with anxiety, dread, and the unyielding awkwardness that is adolescent skin care. For others, it was the best time of their lives and then they became townies, got jobs at banks, and seemingly lost any and all ambition to do something else, at least that’s what their Facebook walls suggest, and it makes you depressed.

  • Taylor Lautner

  • Amy Poehler

  • Charlize Theron

  • Julianne Moore

  • Katy Perry

  • Megan Fox

  • Courteney Cox

  • Beyonce Knowles

  • Cameron Diaz

  • Chace Crawford

  • Tom Cruise

  • Diane Sawyer

  • Enrique Iglesias

  • Stacy ’Fergie’ Ferguson

  • George Clooney

  • Halle Berry

  • Chelsea Handler

  • Jon Hamm

  • Katie Couric

  • Lauryn Hill

  • Matthew McConaughey

  • Rachel McAdams

  • Meryl Streep

  • Brad Pitt

  • Rob Lowe

  • Sharon Stone

  • Michael Stipe

  • Teri Hatcher

  • Demi Moore

  • Jessica Simpson

  • Geena Davis

  • Amy Adams

  • Adam Levine

  • Alec Baldwin

  • Elizabeth Banks

  • Eva Mendes

  • Emma Stone

  • Leonardo DiCaprio

  • Matt Damon

  • Natalie Portman

  • Ryan Reynolds

  • Gwen Stefani

  • Harrison Ford

  • Michelle Pfeiffer

  • Robert Downey Jr.

For celebrities, however, it was probably a magical time. Why? Because celebrities are beautiful, perfect specimens who are geniuses. Maybe not everybody, but for a lot of famous people, they were basically good to go as soon as they made the seamless transition from child to small adult who was already attractive and would be just fine for the rest of their lives.

Here are 45 of those celebrities, all of whom were already f*cking gorgeous in high school, which is annoying.

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