Former Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir is covering fashion and lifestyle portions of the Kentucky Derby for NBC on Saturday. His hat is amazing. He teased it as… 157 more words
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Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski were officially named NBC Olympics correspondents for the games in Rio. The two are also NBC’s “fashion and lifestyle experts” for the network’s coverage of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, and as such, they have to look the part (think: big hats, bright colors). 194 more words
The end times are nigh — or are they neigh? As in, the neigh that should erupt from the nose and mouth of an enraged horse who is running for its life at the Kentucky Derby, which is where ice skater and capital-T-P Television Personality Johnny Weir will don a “tweet-powered” brooch while reporting on the event for NBC. 213 more words
Johnny Weir, whose sartorial splendor sadly was missing from last weekend’s White House Correspondents Dinner, will return to NBC Sports’ coverage of the Kentucky Derby this year, wearing a Tweet-powered brooch, NBC Sports happily announced this morning. 186 more words
NBC Sports figure skating analysts Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir will cover the Rio Games for NBC in August, exploring the culture, sights and sounds and fashion of the Brazilian city. 95 more words
Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir are used to performing in front of packed arenas, but they had never encountered anything like the Sambadrome.
NBC’s figure skating analysts visited Rio de Janeiro in February to taste the Olympic city ahead of the first Games in South America for “1st Look.” 52 more words
NBC Olympic figure skating analysts Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir were greeted at the World Championships in Boston on Thursday by … themselves.
Lipinski and Weir were made into an ice sculpture bust on display at the Boston bar Frost Ice Loft, which is maintained at a chilled 21 degrees. 105 more words