Famous Alumni

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Drew Lachey
Actor/Singer Camp Joy, Ohio

Lachey is an American singer and actor. He is known as a member of 98 Degrees, the winner of the second season of Dancing with the Stars, and is the younger brother of Nick Lachey.

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Burt Lancaster

Lancaster was an American film actor. Initially known for playing “tough guys”, Lancaster went on to achieve success with more complex and challenging roles, He was nominated four times for Academy Awards and won once for his work in Elmer Gantry in 1960. He also won a Golden Globe for that performance and BAFTA Awards for The Birdman of Alcatraz (1962) and Atlantic City (1980).

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Louise Lasser

Lasser is an American actress. She is known for her portrayal of the title character on the soap opera parody Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman. She was married to Woody Allen and appeared in several of his films. Lasser also attended the Indian Hill Arts Camp in Massachusetts.

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Dylan Lauren
Owner of Dylan’s Candy Bar Camp Towanda, Pennsylvania

Dylan is the daughter of clothing designer Ralph Lauren, and the owner of New York City’s Dylan’s Candy Bar, which claims to be the “largest candy store in the world.”

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Ralph Lauren
Fashion Designer/CEO Camp Massad, Pennsylvania

Lauren is an American fashion designer and business executive, best known for his Polo Ralph Lauren clothing brand, and a global multi-billion-dollar enterprise.

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Arthur Laurents
Playwright/Screenwriter Camp Equinunk, Pennsylvania

Laurents, who worked as dramatic counselor at Equinunk in the late ’30s, was an American playwright, stage director and screenwriter. His body of work includes West Side Story (1957), Gypsy (1959), Hallelujah, Baby! (1967), and La Cage Aux Folles (1983), and directing some of his own shows and other Broadway productions.

His early film scripts include Rope (1948) for Alfred Hitchcock, followed by Anastasia (1956), Bonjour Tristesse (1958), The Way We Were (1973), and The Turning Point (1977).

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Jennifer Lawrence

Lawrence is an Academy Award-winning actress who won an Oscar for Silver Linings Playbook and has starred in The Hunger Games movies at Katniss. She attended Camp Loucon in Leitchfield, Kentucky, and also attended and worked at Camp HiHo, where her mom was the director.

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Amy Lee
Lead Singer for Evanescence

Lee is an American singer-songwriter and classically trained pianist. She is co-founder and lead vocalist of the rock band Evanescence. She met band co-founder Ben Moody at summer camp.

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Tom Lehrer
Singer-Songwriter/Mathematician Camp Androscoggin, Maine

Lehrer is an American singer-songwriter, satirist, pianist, and mathematician. He has lectured onmathematics and musical theater. Lehrer is best known for the pithy, humorous songs he recorded in the 1950s and 1960s.

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alan Jay Lerner

Lerner was an American lyricist and librettist. In collaboration with Frederick Loewe, and laterBurton Lane, he created some of the world’s most popular and enduring works of musical theatre for both the stage and on film. He won three Tony Awards and three Academy Awards, among other honors.

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Carl Levin

Levin is an American politician who serves as the senior United States Senator from Michigan, serving since 1979. He is the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Armed Services, and is a member of the Democratic Party.

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Sander Levin

Levin is an American politician who has served in the United States House of Representatives since 1983. Levin, a member of the Democratic Party from Michigan, is the ranking member on the House Ways and Means Committee; he was Chairman of the Ways and Means Committee from 2010 to 2011.

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Adam Levine
Lead Singer of Maroon 5 French Woods, New York

Levine is an American singer-songwriter and musician, widely known as the lead vocalist of pop rock band Maroon 5. Since 2011, Levine has served as a coach on NBC’s reality talent show The Voice.

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Samm Levine

Levine is an American television and film actor. He is known for his portrayal of Neal Schweiber on NBC’s short-lived Freaks and Geeks and PFC Hirschberg in the 2009 film Inglourious Basterds. Levine has said that Quentin Tarantino was a fan of Freaks and Geeks, and used it as a way of introducing himself to the director, which was instrumental in getting the role in Inglourious Basterds.

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Marv Levy
Retired NFL coach and executive Camp Interlaken for Boys, Wisconsin

Levy is a former American and Canadian football coach, front office executive, and author. He served as head coach in the Canadian Football League (CFL) for the Montreal Alouettes (1973–1977) and in the National Football League (NFL) for the Kansas City Chiefs (1978–1982) and the Buffalo Bills (1986–1997), coaching the Bills to four consecutive American Football Conference championships. He was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2001. He worked several summers at Camp Interlaken.

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Shawn Levy

Levy is a Canadian-American director, producer, and actor who directed the comedy films Big Fat Liar,Just MarriedCheaper by the DozenThe Pink PantherNight at the MuseumDate Night, and The Internship, as well as the sci-fi sports drama film Real Steel.

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Richard Lewis

Lewis first met Larry David at All-America Camp. They didn’t like each other at first.

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Shari Lewis
Ventriloquist/Puppeteer and Children’s television show host Camp Louise, Maryland

Lewis was an American ventriloquist, puppeteer, and children’s television show host, most popular during the 1960s and 1990s. She was best known as the original puppeteer of Lamb Chop, first appearing on Hi Mom, a local morning show that aired on WRCA-TV (now WNBC-TV) in New York City.

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Daniel Libeskind

Libeskind is a Polish-American architect, artist, professor and set designer of Polish Jewish descent. Libeskind founded Studio Daniel Libeskind in 1989 with his wife, Nina, and is its principal design architect.

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Evangeline Lilly

Lilly is a Canadian actress best known for her role as Kate Austen in ABC’s Lost, a role for which she won multiple Saturn Awards and Teen Choice Awards and a Golden Globe nomination.[3] Lilly is also known for her roles in the feature films AfterwardsThe Hurt Locker, and Real Steel. Lilly appeared in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and will appear in The Hobbit: There and Back Again, the final film in Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit trilogy.

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Cody Linder
Drummer in Say Anything Camp Ramah
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Jerry Linenger
Retired Astronaut

Linenger is a retired Captain in the United States Navy Medical Corps, and a former NASA astronaut who flew on the Space Shuttle and Space Station Mir.

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Peggy Lipton

Lipton is an American actress and former model. She was an overnight success and is best known for her role as flower child Julie Barnes in the counterculture TV show The Mod Squad (1968–73). She is also the mother of actress Rashida Jones.

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Lisa Loeb
Singer-Songwriter Camp Champions, Texas

Loeb is an American singer-songwriter and actress. She launched her career in 1994 with the song, “Stay (I Missed You)”, which was included in the film Reality Bites. She was the first artist to have a number one single in the United States while not signed to a recording contract.

Tina Louise

Louise is an American actress best known for playing Ginger on Gilligan’s Island.

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Richard Lovett
President of Creative Artists Agency Camp Interlaken JCC, Wisconsin
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Jon Lucas
Screenwriter/Film Director Camp Becket, Massachusetts

Lucas is an American screenwriter and film director. He is most well known for his collaborative work with Scott Moore, which includes The Hangover and 21 & Over.