Snowboarder turned actor Shaun White (who appeared in the romantic-comedy Friends With Benefits)has scored some positive reaction from the nominators for this years Silver Lenas with two awards. A special note, these same two awards were won last year by boxer turned actor Paolo Roberto for his role in The Girl Who Played With Fire. Will lightning strike twice (or technically this will be four times) for an athlete playing a fictional version of himself again?
Shaun’s nominations are listed below:
“Companiero” Award For When Somebody Plays Themselves As a Fictional Character Friends With Benefits
“Andre The Giant” Award For Use Of Athletes In Film Friends With Benefits