Celebs Who Have Starred as Athletes — And Made It Look Totally Glam
As much as we love to see our fave actresses all dolled up in pretty dresses and tons of makeup, sometimes we love ’em just as much when they’re roughin’ it as athletes in movies. And from Keira’s Knightley‘s famous stint as a soccer player to Kirsten Dunst as head cheerleader, we can’t help but cheer for the girls who kick butt on-screen!
So click on to check out our favorite movie athletes – played all by girls, of course – and tell us which one’s your fave!
Johnny Depp as Jack Sparrow
When Johnny Depp first started playing Pirates of the Caribbean's Captain Jack Sparrow, Disney executives were startled — the actor's version of the character was a lot more... ~flamboyant~... than they'd expected. When they asked Johnny if he meant for the character to be gay, he responded, "Didn't you know that all my characters are gay?"
Photo: Walt Disney Pictures
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