I can remember being in the arena down at ice level during the Lillehammer Olympics, watching Tonya rush out, late for her program, and then stop about a minute in to request a re-start due to a broken lace. The movie replay was perfect. The movie is funny and sad and is so over-the-top ridiculous that if you didn't know better would feel like complete fiction. It is a definite a must-see and will mostly likely change your perceptions of those infamous events. Media blitzed the story especially a video snippet of Kerrigan sitting on the floor sobbing and screaming, "Why!?
Tonya Harding is coming back to reality TV, this time on the Food Network - mbatrak.com
More than two decades ago, former American figure skater Nancy Kerrigan was clubbed in the knee while training to compete in the Winter Olympics in a scandal that captivated the nation and ensnared her biggest rival, Tonya Harding. In , Harding pleaded guilty to conspiring to hinder the prosecution of the attack on Kerrigan, although she has denied any role in the attack itself. Figure Skating Association. While she has largely maintained her privacy in recent years, Harding spoke about the notorious attack on Kerrigan during a interview on The Oprah Winfrey Show.
'I, Nauseated': The Oregonian's ex-sports columnist nails what the Tonya Harding movie gets wrong
By Laura Italiano. Notorious Olympic hellion Tonya Harding is barely recognizable as she sits smoking a cigarette in her Mickey Mouse pajama pants outside her Washington state home a few days ago. Back in the s, the skater Salchowed her way from superstar to laughingstock after then-husband Jeff Gillooly hatched a failed plot to disable rival skater Nancy Kerrigan by clubbing her in the leg. She had a sex tape and tried celebrity boxing.
Tonya Harding talks to the media before leaving for the Winter Olympics. Michael Lloyd, The Oregonian. It was painful to hand over the money for a ticket, knowing that some of it would go to an unrepentant felon, and knowing all too well how much money means to her.