Athletes who've dabbled in acting

Published On: Jun 10 2011 03:41:14 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 02 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

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.

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Michael Jordan wasn't content with dominating the NBA during his run of six NBA titles with the Chicago Bulls. He also played himself in "Space Jam" and "He Got Game" and made cameos on several TV shows.

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