03/11/2012 11:50 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Rashida Jones: 'Parks And Recreation' Star Then And Now

Before she was bringing in the laughs in NBC's "Parks and Recreation," Harvard graduate Rashida Jones was a self-proclaimed geek. Just look at Jones' 8th grade photo from 1989 for proof.

Jones told “Playboy” in 2011 that she was a square as square can be. “I came out of the womb reading books and thinking about my next project. I’m a born nerd.” She continues by shamelessly admitting, “In high school I never drank, I never smoked, I never smoked weed. I was president of the varsity club and was on the math team and then student government.”

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