Athletes: Sporting life to reel life
Professional athletes have been courted by Hollywood. Some athletes successfully make the transition to film and TV, others leave movie sound stages in defeat. Here's a look at some pro athletes brave enough to test Hollywood waters.
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Athletes: Sporting life to reel life - Muhammad Ali
The legendary heavyweight champ, as Cassius Clay, appeared in Rod Serling's "Requiem for a Heavyweight" in 1962, and had his 1969 Broadway musical debut in "Buck White" among other roles.