George Clooney Among 11 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Were Athletes (Photos)


cgBefore celebrities like George Clooney and Jason Statham became actors, they were aspiring athletes.

While the focus always is on what celebrities are doing at the moment, it can be easy to forget or overlook that they might have done other things aside from their current careers.

There are many reasons why certain celebrities aren’t playing professional sports now. Some weren’t good enough, and others just might have chosen to pursue something else. Whatever the reason, things clearly worked out for them in the end.

Check out which celebs used to be athletes >>

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