Top 10 Famous People Who Didn't Finish High SchoolMetal_Treasure
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She quit at 16 because she got a modeling contract. Interestingly, in her debut movie "The Mask", there was another dropout - Jim Carrey. - Metal_Treasure
Born Nicolas Kim Coppola (yeah, he is the nephew of director Francis Ford Coppola) and the son of a professor of literature. He dropped out of Beverly Hills High School to join the family business - movie making. - Metal_Treasure
He is definitely one of the most talented and smartest metal singers. Tobi wanted to become a journalist but he left his Grammar School because at 14 he formed his band Edguy. He said his leaving was "inglorious".
"I wasn't anymore Tobi who wanted to learn in order to become a journalist sometime, but very soon I was the singer of a heavy metal band, who had to live, at any price, all the cliches, at least I told myself so. From a good pupil at grammar school I turned into the class clown and troublemaker very fast, and I had to leave school because of rapidly declining grades."
Fortunately Tobi became a very successful musician and he said that "My plan to be a professional musician, which I hatched in a certain phase of pubescent ignorance, seems to have worked out...thank God." - Metal_Treasure
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