Shaquille O'Neal returns to acting in this weekend's 'Grown Ups 2'

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NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal is giving acting another whirl this weekend with a supporting role in the comedy Grown Ups 2.

The massive ex-NBA center plays a bumbling police officer opposite humor heavyweights Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, Kevin James and David Spade.

While the film is earning scathing reviews, it should pack in summer audiences and by appearances Shaq Diesel is having a ball performing on the big screen.

The 7′ 1″ basketball icon would seem to be an unlikely movie star — but in his late-90s heyday he actually did a fair amount of acting.

Check out the slideshow above to see the “highlights” of the future Hall of Famer’s career as a thespian.