Actors you didn't know were Olympic athletes

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Jason Statham - Jason competed as a diver in the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul, the Barcelona Olympiad in 1992, and the Olympics in Atlanta four years later.

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Michael Jordan - Of course, Jordan represented the US in basketball at the Olympics. They won gold in the 1984 and 1992 Olympics.

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Michael Jordan - Anyone who was born in the early '90s will have fond memories of Jordan on the screen in 'Space Jam' (1996).

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Harold Sakata - Sakata acted for many years, but will always be well known for his performance as Oddjob in the 'Goldfinger' film of the James Bond series with Sean Connery.

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Harold Sakata - Here we witness Harold Sakata performing the London Olympic Games 1948 in weightlifting. 

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Kurt Angle - Angle has appeared in many films as well as being a former professional wrestler. Here he's photographed filming a scene on the set of 'Sharknado 2' (2014).

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Kurt Angle- Angle isn't just a wrestler in the sense that he was in WWE, he actually competed in the freestyle wrestling competition in the Summer Olympics in 1966.

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Shaquille O'Neal - This one is backward. Shaquille O'Neal competed in the 1996 Olympic games.

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Shaquille O'Neal - O'Neal has had a surprising amount of features in films. Here he is in the 1996 film 'Kazaam.' 

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Tara Lipinski - Lipinski is well known for playing Ellen in the 'Are You Afraid Of The Dark Series' for a decade through the 1990s. 

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Tara Lipinski - Lipinski can be seen in here winning the gold medal in the Ladies Figure Skating Singles competition of the Olympic Winter Games in 1988.

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Apolo Ohno - Ohno is known for roles in 'Hawaii Five-0' (2010), 'Tasmanian Devils' (2013), and 'Superstore' (2015).

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Apolo Ohno - Ohno has earned eight medals at various Winter Olympic Games, including three gold in speed skating.

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