Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir, our figure skating commentating Queens, are the best at acting out shady GIFs.
Three-time U.S. figure skating champion Johnny Weir, 1998 Olympic gold medalist Tara Lipinski, and play-by-play announcer Steve Schlanger will host coverage.
In today’s blog: the final set of exclusive Bollywood program pics, and a translation of a wonderful Japanese interview! Plus an Instagram vid you don’t want to miss.
Here are five additional candidates Zap2it thinks would be perfect to join the reigning panel when “Fashion Police” returns. On the list: Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir.
Three-time U.S. figure skating champion Johnny Weir, 1998 Olympic gold medalist Tara Lipinski, and play-by-play announcer Steve Schlanger will handle coverage.
Olympian and gay ice skater Johnny Weir on his love for Russia, that one time he called LGBT activists ‘idiots’ (and then apologized), and the importance of a great pair of leggings.
The documentary presents the tension between the aspirations of the athletes to compete in the historic Olympic Games, including gay athletes, and the strongly-felt need to not stand by silently while Russia passed new anti-gay laws,
Two-time Olympian Weir said before the season he was “terrified” of skaters performing to music with vocal lyrics. Now that he’s seen it? “It can work for and against a skater,” Weir said. “So far, it’s been more against skaters than it is for them.”
In reviewing Saturday’s collision between Yuzuru Hanyu and Han Yan, Weir said group warm-ups are like “six bulls on the ice all fighting and jostling for space” and likened navigating the rink to driving through traffic.
TheWrap picks the dynamic, risk-taking and compelling faces in broadcasting who are powering up the ranks of the industry. On the list: Olympic-figure-skaters-turned-NBC-broadcasters Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski.
For your weekend viewing pleasure: endless screencaps / captions / video of Johnny & Tara on The Meredith Vieira Show, plus: exclusive all-new video of Johnny’s latest interviews and more!
How well does the ice-skating commentating duo actually know each other? BuzzFeed’s BFF game reveals all!
Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski play a fun game of ‘Frozen Frenzy’! Can they beat the clock and help the audience members win a special prize?
Learn everything you need to know about besties Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski…in a minute!
The other thing that makes this a great television sport is the incredible Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir. In a field where blandness sets the standard, these two rival John McEnroe for frankness and insight.
Sneak peek of tomorrow’s episode: Johnny and Tara play a rousing game of “Frozen Frenzy,” to see how quickly Johnny can get Tara dressed in winter wear while sporting old school roller skates.
Olympic figure skaters Johnny Weir & Tara Lipinski chat about their close relationship, their outrageous sense of style, and more with Meredith Vieira on Tuesday, November 4.
The power of what has happened for Vlad as he seeks out a safer and more comfortable life is profound. It happened because of a film that set out to uncover some truths, ask many questions and seek some answers.
The flamboyant figure skater stars in a searing new documentary that reminds us that, long after the Olympics over, more—much more—must be done to help Russia’s oppressed gays. ‘To Russia With Love’ premieres Oct. 29 on EPIX.
Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir sits down with Contessa Brewer to talk about the premiere of the documentary “To Russia With Love” on EPIX on Oct. 29 at 8 p.m.