Athletes who've dabbled in acting

POSTED: 02:41 PM MDT Jun 10, 2011    UPDATED: 12:00 AM MDT Mar 18, 2014 

College basketball greats Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Michael Jordan are just some of the athletes who've also challenged themselves on the set, making appearances in movies and television shows. Take a breather from tourney action and check out some more.

acting athletes - Lawrence Taylor
16 / 37
Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

Retired All-Pro linebacker Lawrence Taylor has played himself in movies like "When in Rome," "The Comebacks" and "Water Boy" and has also portrayed characters in "Any Given Sunday" and 2000's "Shaft" remake.

Comments

The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms Of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. 
blog comments powered by Disqus