‘Didn’t Tell Me…’- Serena Williams’ Acting Prowess From an Old TV Clip Astonishes Husband Alexis Ohanian

Published 08/10/2022, 7:10 AM EDT
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA – JANUARY 17: Alexis Ohanian, husband of Serena Williams watches on from the stands during her second round match against Eugene Bouchard of Canada during day four of the 2019 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 17, 2019 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Serena Williams has established her supremacy over the tennis realm during her two-decade-long career. Apart from being on the circuit, the 23-time Grand Slam Champion has also ventured into varied fields over the years.

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Her husband, Alexis Ohanian, recently took to Twitter to share his shock and admiration for his wife’s role on a TV show, named, ‘The Game’, released in 2006. He did not know that Serena had a stint as an actor and questioned her fans about it.

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Alexis Ohanian gets to know about his wife’s other interests

The Reddit co-founder shared his shock and delight after finding a Netflix clip of Serena’s segment on a show. He asked her fandom ‘Rena’s Army’ about it and tweeted, hey #RenasArmy y’all didn’t tell me she acted, too???”

 

The player made an appearance on the show where one of the characters, Malik, goes on a date with her. Following that, the player meets his mother, Tasha. The clip is about a conversation with her.

Serena Williams- a star both on and off the court

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After her disappointing run in Wimbledon, the 23-time grand slam champion won her first match at the National Bank Open in Toronto, defeating Nuria Parrizas-Diaz. She will now face Belinda Bencic in the second round of the Canadian Open. Although her fans were rejoicing in her win, the legendary American recently talked about her retirement plans. Williams, according to her essay in Vogue, will play her last grand slam tournament at the US Open and will try to equal the all time record of 24 grand slam titles won by Margaret Court.

Aug 8, 2022; Toronto, ON, Canada; Serena Williams (USA) reacts after defeating Nuria Parrizas Diaz (ESP) in first round play in the National Bank Open at Sobeys Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports

The player has clinched six US Open titles to date. Before playing in Flushing Meadows for the last time, she will play at the Cincinnati Masters where Serena has won twice in her career.

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Shivali Sharma

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Shivali Sharma is a tennis author at EssentiallySports. She has pursued her Master's in history from Himachal University, but her love for the game has driven her to write about tennis. Shivali is a huge fan of Naomi Osaka and admires Osaka not only for her on-court performances, but also for her off-court actions.

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