Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 2/27/13
It has been over 15-years since Ray Allen appeared in the movie “He Got Game,” starring opposite of Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington. Allen played the role #1 basketball recruit, Jesus Shuttlesworth. For someone who had zero acting experience, Allen held his own in the movie. But that was it for Allen, as he had an an entire NBA career ahead of him, one where he became the most prolific three-point shooter in NBA history. Allen is on the backside of his career now, with probably just a couple of years left in the tank, but he has plans to return to acting, as he informed Chris Tomasson of Fox Sports Florida: Oh, yes,” Allen said when asked if wants to act. “It’s just something that’s going to keep me busy and something that can challenge you and keep you focused on a daily basis’… “Basketball has just taken precedent,’’ Allen said in an interview with FOX Sports Florida about why he hasn’t tackled any significant roles since “He Got Game.” “I haven’t been able to find the time. That took my whole summer (of 1997 after his Milwaukee Bucks had failed to make the playoffs). Now, I’ve been playing [...]
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