Rashida Jones gets a little leggy in the new issue of Malibu magazine. You may recognize Rashida from such TV shows as The Office and Parks and Recreation, but did you know that she almost gave up acting to to pursue a graduate degree in public policy? She talked about her career before getting a spot on NBC’s The Office in a recent article with Los Angeles Times:
About five years ago, Rashida Jones was seriously mulling a departure from acting. She had gone from a flourishing stage career at Harvard University to one unrewarding audition after another in New York, and she was tired of the grind. She decided to pursue a graduate degree in public policy. – read more
Can you imagine Rashida Jones using her degree in public policy? Yeah me neither.Â I wonder if she ever gave any tips to former California Governor Arnold Achwarzenegger because he sure needed them?