Source: Mirosport.net26-year-old Toronto Raptors forward Linas Kleiza, who cannot play basketball at the moment due to leg injury, will play himself in the new Lithuanian TV series about teenagers’ social problems, Lithuanian media reports.
“It is a pleasure to be with partners and producers like Rolandas Skaisgirys and TV3. We have prepared a lot of great social projects. There is a lot of problems with children; people are running away from this country because there is a lack of leaders. What we have to do? We have to be proud that we are Lithuanians, and not only if we talk about basketball.” Kleiza said.
Lithuanian basketball star will perform in only few serious. Kleiza has admitted that starring on TV is difficult for him but if it will be necessary, Kleiza will learn all texts by heart. “It is a chance to try an other career, ” Kleiza said. “My work is stopped, therefore there is a wish to start something new. I hope everything will be fine.”