Famous Alumni


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Peter Falk

Falk was an American actor, best known for his role as Lt. Columbo in the television series Columbo. He appeared in numerous films such as The Princess BrideThe Great Race and Next, and television guest roles. He was nominated for an Academy Award twice (for 1960′s Murder, Inc. and 1961′s Pocketful of Miracles), and won an Emmy Award five times (four for Columbo) and a Golden Globe Award once.

He made his stage debut at Camp High Point in upstate New York in a production of Pirates of Penzance at age 12.

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Chris Farley
Actor/Comedian Red Arrow Camp, Wisconsin

Farley was an American comedian and actor. Farley had a loud, energetic comedy style, and was a member of Chicago’s Second City Theatre and cast member of the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live between 1990 and 1995.

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Jon Favreau
Actor/Film Director French Woods, New York

Favreau is an American actor, director, screenwriter, voice artist, and comedian. As an actor, he is best known for his roles in RudySwingers (which he also wrote), Very Bad Things, and The Break-Up. His notable directorial efforts include ElfIron ManIron Man 2, and Cowboys & Aliens.

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Farrah Fawcett

Fawcett was an American actress and artist. A multiple Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominee, Fawcett rose to international fame when she posed for her iconic red swimsuit poster and starred as private investigator Jill Munroe in the first season of the television series Charlie’s Angels (1976–77).

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Ben Feldman

Feldman is an American television and film actor known for playing the character Michael Ginsberg on Mad Men.

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Jay Fiedler
Retired NFL quarterback Brookwood Camps, New York

Fiedler is a retired NFL quarterback who played for the Eagles, Dolphins, Vikings, Jets and Jaguars during a career spanning from 1994 to 2005. His parents bought Brookwood Camps in 1986 and he is currently a director at the camp.

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Harvey Fierstein
Actor/Playwright Camp Orinsekwa, New York

Fierstein is an American actor and playwright, noted for two Tony Awards distinctions. He has won Tony awards as Best Leading Actor in both a play and a musical. He also won an award for writing the play for which he won best actor. He is now a champion for gay civil rights.

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Paul Fireman
Founder Reebok International Camp Samoset, New Hampshire

Fireman started selling Reebok sneakers in the U.S. in 1979 and later became the founder of Reebok International before negotiating the sale of the company to adidas in 2005.

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F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald was an American author of novels and short stories, whose works are the paradigmatic writings of the Jazz Age, a term he coined. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest American writers of the 20th century. He attended the long defunct Camp Chatham in Orillia, Ontario, for a month in the summer of 1907.

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Rick Folbaum

Folbaum is a news anchor for the CBS affiliate in Miami. He spent many summers as a camper, CIT and then counselor at Camp Harlam.

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Scott Foley

Foley is an American actor. He is known for roles in television shows such as The Unit andFelicity, and in films such as Scream 3. He has also guest starred in the series Dawson’s CreekHouseScrubs, and more recently,Cougar TownGrey’s AnatomyTrue BloodScandal, and The Goodwin Games.

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Harrison Ford

Ford is an American film actor and producer. He is famous for his performances as Han Solo in the original Star Wars trilogy and the title character of the Indiana Jones film series. Ford is also known for his roles as Rick Deckard in Blade Runner, John Book in Witness and Jack Ryan in Patriot Games and Clear and Present Danger. He was a camp counselor at Camp Napowan.

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Black Francis

Black Francis (aka Frank Black and Charles Thompson by birth) attended a Christian summer camp, which was where he first encountered the music of Larry Norman, an early influence on the future Pixies frontman.

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James Frey

Frey is an American writer and the Founder and CEO of Full Fathom Five, a transmedia production company responsible for the New York Times–bestselling young adult series “The Lorien Legacies“, the first book of which I Am Number Four (2010) was made into a feature film by DreamWorks Studios. His books A Million Little Pieces (2003) and My Friend Leonard (2005), as well as Bright Shiny Morning(2008), were worldwide bestsellers and he has been published in 31 languages.

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Thomas Friedman
Journalist/Columnist/Author Herzl Camp, Wisconsin
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Soleil Moon Frye

Soleil is an American actress, director and screenwriter best known for playing Punky Brewster on the TV show Punky Brewster.