When Bad Movies Happen To Good Athletes


Words by Jonathan Hailey

LeBron James flopping is probably the most well-known acting job in the world of sports, but there are those athletes who make legitimate forays into Hollywood.  In some cases you get a good flick that isn’t hindered too badly by the rookie athlete-turned-actor, like Ray Allen in Spike Lee’s He Got Game. Having Denzel Washington certainly helped. But more often than not you get a hackneyed attempt where the athlete is clearly a fish out of water.  Check out some instances when bad movies happened to good athletes.

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