Hollywood's Secret Brainiacs

See how Brad Pitt, Lucy Liu and more made the grade in college! By Cara Lynn Shultz

  • LUCY LIU photo | Lucy Liu

Credit: Bentley Historical Archives; Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic

Updated: Monday Sep 03, 2007 | 06:00 AM EDT


Alma Mater: University of Michigan
Major: Chinese Languages and Cultures
Did She Graduate? Yes. She earned her B.A. in 1990
After one year at New York University, Liu transferred to the University of Michigan, where she discovered her love of acting during her senior year. Liu, a member of Chi Omega, landed the lead in the school's production of Alice in Wonderland.