The 37 Greatest Celebrity Prom Photos

A collection of the best celebrity prom photos, from Rihanna to George Clooney. For that special time of year when corsages and crowns rule the school, the gallery below features pictures of famous people taken during their prom or school dance. The list is completely votable, so you can vote up the photogenic celebrity you think took the most awesome prom pic. Vote down the ones you think could have done better, or add any of your favorite star prom photos. 

These nostalgia-inducing photos make the memory of the dance and time spent with your prom date last forever. It seems everyone’s taken a prom photo, from Oscar-winning actors such as Clooney, Sandra Bullock, and Meryl Streep, to some of the best pop female stars like Britney Spears and Lady Gaga. And whether you’re the First Lady of the U.S. or reality TV queen Kim Kardashian, can be quite ridiculous, embarrassing, and unforgettable, kind of like these totally wacky celebrity wedding gowns. 

These snapshots of over 50 celeb pictures taken during prom do not disappoint! Just check out the following prom fashion do’s and don’ts – we’re looking at you, Courteney Cox, Bruno Mars, and more!  Also, be sure to check out our other lists of stars before they hit it big, like the most hilarious celebrity yearbook photos and superstars who were in school sports teams.

Jaden Smith

Barack Obama

Jessica Alba

Jennifer Aniston

Lady Gaga

Natalie Portman

Lance Bass

Will Ferrell

Michelle Obama



Taylor Swift

Tupac Shakur

Brad Pitt


Snoop Dogg

Demi Lovato

Miley Cyrus

Kobe Bryant

Tiger Woods

Dakota Fanning

Blake Lively

Bruno Mars

Nicole Polizzi

Tyra Banks

Katie Couric

Nick Cannon

Busta Rhymes

Taylor Lautner

Kellie Pickler

Ellen DeGeneres

Wiz Khalifa

Christina Aguilera