Stallone. Schwarzenegger. Willis. Norris. Van Damme. Lundgren. Djokovic?
The world's best tennis player is in Bulgaria filming a cameo for the upcoming Sylvester Stallone film, "Expendables 2." Deadline reports Djokovic was brought into the project by a producer and will play himself in a brief role.
It's a perfect first movie role for Djokovic, who has wowed crowds with his impersonations of fellow tennis players for years. Can't you picture him rattling off a cheesy one-liner in a hammy action movie with legendary actors playing characters loosely-based on themselves? (In my imaginary screenplay, somebody tries to take a swing at Djokovic and he counters by punching them with his right fist, all while not breaking eye contact with the model he's speaking with. Then he says, "you should see my backhand.")
Djokovic's burgeoning film career and his perfect inaugural role got us thinking of movie roles in which other tennis stars could thrive. Our suggestions:
Roger Federer -- Some ...