Originally Posted by Amelie Mauresmo
But what about Rick Fox? Rick Fox the former husband of Vanessa Williams is a good actor and he's consistently working in Hollywood. So it is possible for an athlete to move on from professional sports and transition into Hollywood. People don't even think of Rick Fox as athlete these days they seem him as a good actor so it can be done.
Not saying it can't be done but it's extremely rare and I can't see any of the current tennis stars making a successful transition. Katarina Witt (figure skater) tried it and she learned the hard way that being a popular athlete doesn't necessarily guarantee success in the movie business.