Feb. 20th, 1963
Leeds, Alabama, USA
Charles Barkley's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2004 - The Year of the Yao
1998 - He Got Game
1996 - Space Jam
1995 - Forget Paris
1993 - Look Who's Talking Now
1991 - Hot Shots!
Guest TV Roles
Charles Barkley (Voiced)
Himself - Guest
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- Member of the 1992 (Dream Team) and 1996 gold medal US Basketball team.
- NBA MVP with the Suns in 1993, led them the NBA finals
- Nearly made the 1984 US Olympic basketball team, but was cut on the final day by coach Bob Knight for making snide remarks about Coach Knight "wearing his granddaddy's shoes."
- He was voted one of the NBA's fifty greatest players of all time.
- Played 16 seasons in the NBA with the Philadelphia 76ers (1984-85 to 1991-92), Phoenix Suns (1992-93 to 1995-96), and Houston Rockets (1996-97 to 1999-2000).
- Elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2006. Announced that he would enter the Hall as a Philadelphia 76er.
- Only player on the original U.S. Olympic "Dream Team" of 1992 whose NBA team finished the previous season with a losing record and out of the playoffs.
- Arrested on suspicion of DUI on December 31, 2008 in Scottsdale, Arizona.