15 Best And Worst Of Athlete Performances In Movies

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Kobe Bryant shocked everyone by winning an Oscar for his animated short film ‘Dear Basketball.’

The multi-talented Bryant is just one of many athletes who have shown they can do more than just ‘shut up and dribble.’ From Michael Jordan in ‘Space Jam’ to Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson in ‘The Scorpion King,’ athletes have tried their luck in Hollywood on many occasions, with some accumulating success and others resulting in flops.

Still, the intersection of entertainment and sports has made for many memorable cameos and appearances from some of the more popular athletes of all time.

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