Commencement Speeches 2018: List of Hollywood Speakers

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Michael Keaton, Sterling K. Brown and Hillary Clinton are among the elite list of speakers who will bid farewell to this year's graduating classes.

With post-college life around the corner, commencement season brings a handful of prominent names from the entertainment industry to deliver insightful wisdom as students start the next chapter of their lives.

From Michael Keaton to Sterling K. Brown, below is a list of bold-faced names confirmed to take the stage at universities in the upcoming months (list to be updated as more names are announced):

University of Georgia (May 4) — Lady Antebellum’s Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood

Loyola Marymount University (May 5) — Ronan Farrow

University of Nebraska-Lincoln (May 5) — Alexander Payne

High Point University (May 5) — Josh Groban

University of Portland (May 6) — ESPN anchor Hannah Storm

Worcester Polytechnic Institute (May 10) — Hidden Figures author Margot Lee Shetterly

USC Annenberg (May 11) — Oprah Winfrey

Dillard University (May 12) — Chance the Rapper

Kent State University (May 12) — Michael Keaton

UC Berkeley (May 12) — U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris

Duke University (May 13) — Apple CEO Tim Cook

University of Pennsylvania (May 14) — NBC News anchor Andrea Mitchell

Rutgers (May 14) — Queen Latifah and Anita Hill

Liberty University (May 19) — Jimmy Carter

Yale (May 21) — Hillary Clinton

Savannah College of Art and Design (June 1-2): Hilary Swank, Ted Talks' Juliet Blake and Oprah Winfrey

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (June 8) — Sheryl Sandberg

Stanford University (June 15) — Sterling K. Brown

UCLA (June 15)—Mayim Bialik