Play Like a Girl: The Top 20 female athletes on screen

3. Parminder Nagra & Keira Knightley as Jess & Juliet in Bend it Like Beckham

This isn’t just a great women’s sports movie, it’s a great sports movie – period.

2. Helen Hunt as Tami Maida in Quarterback Princess

I mean, it is a football weekend, after all.

1. Erin Daniels as Dana Fairbanks on The L Word

Because no other fictional professional athlete will ever, ever be as sorely missed.

After seeing all those fantastic female athlete characters, the saying “You play like a girl” seems like the best compliment ever. I’d play on their team any day. So, who are your favorites?

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