Fame has multiple facets, but remaining on the top is a dream of many. Below are a few sportspersons, who tried their luck at various sports, some excelled and a few failed to make a mark and then turned towards acting to find stardom. A celebrity remains a celebrity till he remains in the spotlight through his or her talent and artwork! Have a look at these 15 sport person turned celebrity.
1. Fred Dryer
A player with New York Giants, he then switched to L.A Rams, playing Super Bowl and Pro Bowl for L.A before quitting. He has 176 games to his credit, entered acting in the 80’s with the movie The Star Maker. He also gained fame for playing Hunter, the cop. The series was a worldwide hit with many translations.