Image Source: Everett Collection Now that I, Tonya is in theaters, we're finally revisiting one of the most riveting and intensely public feuds in figure skating history. When it comes to telling the "truth," the trailers for the film have already made it clear that this is a loose-at-best representation of what may or may not have really happened. Show More Summary
Nancy Kerrigan's good looks are nothing to skate over! Here's a 25-year-old version of the former Olympic figure skater back in 1994 (?left?) and 23 years later... the now 48-year-old mother of 3 was photographed at a dance school i...
A closeup shot of Tonya Harding's skate crushing a lit cigarette serves as a visual representation of the figure skater as a whole in I, Tonya, a biography of her life and the events that led to her controversial end in the sport. Harding...Show More Summary
You may think you know Tonya Harding, the US figure skater whose career was ruined when she was associated with an attack on her rival, Nancy Kerrigan, ahead of the 1994 US Figure Skating Championships. But Craig Gillespie's I, Tonya might convince you otherwise. Presented as a faux documentary, the...
We re-watched the scene over and over again, frame by frame, analyzing every subtle detail as if it were the Zapruder film. Tonya Harding glides backward on the ice on her left foot, gaining momentum to set up for one of her trademark, powerhouse jumps. Show More Summary
From the opening minutes of Craig Gillespie’s unreliably narrated, glibly entertaining biopic I, Tonya, it’s clear that Margot Robbie has disappeared into the role of disgraced figure skater and pop culture punching bag Tonya Harding. It’s not a precise imitation: However hard the wardrobe and makeup teams have worked… Read more...
The Australian actress is garnering Oscar consideration for the first time and also figuring out how to make Hollywood a better place.
Two-time defending world figure skating champion Evgenia Medvedeva will address the International Olympic Committee board on Tuesday ahead of a vote on whether to ban Russia from the upcoming Pyeongchang Games
Source: Getty / Tom Dulat Zahra Lari has been ice skating for 10 years, but she's not just any talented figure skater on the rink: she's the first woman to compete internationally wearing a headscarf. Zahra, 22, is from the United Arab...Show More Summary
Two-time US women's figure skating champion Gracie Gold has withdrawn from the national championships while she continues to seek treatment for depression, anxiety, and an eating disorder, the AP reports. Gold announced last month that she was withdrawing from her Grand Prix assignments, and her decision to skip nationals in...
Gracie Gold is a favorite in figure skating, having proven her talent in U.S. ladies figure skating competitions on multiple occasions. The athlete’s fans won’t get to see her compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics as expected, however....Show More Summary
Gracie Gold, who was a member of the bronze-medal winning U.S. figure skating team at the Sochi Games, has withdrawn from the U.S. championships.
A post shared by Ashley Wagner (@ashwagner2010) on Aug 19, 2017 at 7:35am PDT Three-time national figure skating champion Ashley Wagner's personality shines both on and off the ice. She's been deemed the face of figure skating and is unapologetically taking the sport by storm. Show More Summary
The International Skating Union says Olympic figure skating champion Adelina Sotnikova has been cleared of doping charges by the IOC
Vestige is an upcoming film about "a distraught Olympian figure skater who must overcome her demons... to compete for the Winter Olympics against androids."
We always talk about robots slowing taking jobs from humans, but what happens when they start competing against us in sports? That's a problem probably no one has ever thought of... except maybe Stephon Stewart. More »
Chen won the first leg of this year’s six Grand Prix figure skating competitions.
Twenty-three years after Tonya Harding was banned for life by the U.S. Figure Skating Association for her role in an attack on competitor Nancy Kerrigan, her story has come to Hollywood. On Thursday, we got the first glimpse of I, Tonya, a Harding biopic directed by Craig Gillespie and starring Margot Robbie in the titular role. Show More Summary
We've only gotten a few brief glimpses of Aussie actress Margot Robbie in character as disgraced American figure skater Tonya Harding, but what we've seen so far has been extremely promising. Now, the first teaser trailer for the biopic...Show More Summary
Looks like Margot Robbie is joining the skating squad.