Thursday, January 29, 2015

Super!

Johnny and Tara at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day, 
offering their version of the Heisman pose.
Via Jane McManus of ESPN.
Fav pic of the day.



Media roundup below, 
plus exclusive vids from US Nats!

Check back often for updates!!


UPDATE!! 
Via Access Hollywood Live Friday morning: 
“What a fab duo!! Here with @taralipinski and
@johnnygweir on #access talking about their shared
#Superbowl crush for the ‘big.polish.nice’ #gronk”
Full video below!




More NEW VIDEO!! 
“Cris Collinsworth deployed two of his sharpest NBC 
colleagues to Super Bowl Media Day: Johnny Weir and
Tara Lipinski. But it wasn’t long before the cameras turned
on the duo and they were the stars of the show.” 
Best Media Day interviews ever. 
Go watch now. And re-watch. And re-watch...



It’s Super Bowl Weekend! 
Don’t miss a moment of Johnny & Tara:
they’ll be on Access Hollywood Live
More info on Johnny’s official website!



NEW!! Now available on demand 
from EPIX and NETFLIX!! 
Johnny stars in To Russia With Love
a documentary about LGBT athletes, 
portions of which were filmed in secret during his time 
in Sochi as an NBC figure skating commentator. 
He also is an executive producer for the film, 
a project of Robert Redford’s Sundance Productions.
Watch the trailer here!
More info on the GLAAD nomination here.



The US Nats Gala will air 
this Saturday, January 31!
Catch all the action on NBC with 
Johnny, Tara, and Uncle Terry Gannon!



Want to wish Johnny a happy 2015?
By popular demand, per Johnny’s official Facebook page,
you can write to Johnny at his new fan mail address:
Johnny Weir Fan Mail, P.O. Box 32326, 
Chicago, IL 60632. Yay!!



Sold-out shows night after night! 
After a triumphant debut in Moscow, 
Evgeni Plushenko’s “enchanting fairy tale 
on ice for the whole family” has now completed the
second leg of the tour in St. Petersburg,
with hopefully more dates to come! 
The show is based on an adaptation of 
Hans Christian Andersen’s story, The Snow Queen, 
with Johnny playing the role of Kai. 
More coverage here and here!

Amazing new teaser clip!
Video link.



OK, so within the endless deluge of Super Bowl-related media that has cascaded into our lives this week (please visit Johnny’s official website for lots of coverage), the salient points are: Johnny will be on our TVs multiple times (!!!), including these appearances (and possibly more, so I’ll keep sifting through and updating here if necessary):

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

"Be Happy"

Johnny during his performance to “Ave Maria Païen” 
at Medal Winners Open in Japan. 
Video of his hauntingly beautiful program below.



70+ pics below, 
including tons of exclusives!



UPDATE!!

Congratulations, 
Johnny!!

More info on the GLAAD nomination here!

Available on demand from EPIX!! 
Johnny stars in To Russia With Love
a new documentary about LGBT athletes, 
portions of which were filmed in secret during his time 
in Sochi as an NBC figure skating commentator. 
He also is an executive producer for the film, 
a project of Robert Redford’s Sundance Productions.
More info here and on the EPIX website.
Watch the trailer here!



US Nats LIVE coverage begins 
Saturday, January 24!
Catch all the action on NBC with 
Johnny, Tara, and Uncle Terry Gannon!


From NBC Sports: 
Johnny & Tara with a quick take 
on this year’s Nats competitors. Love!

More Johnny & Tara 
preview vids below!



Want to wish Johnny a happy 2015?
By popular demand, per Johnny’s official Facebook page,
you can write to Johnny at his new fan mail address:
Johnny Weir Fan Mail, P.O. Box 32326, 
Chicago, IL 60632. Yay!!



Sold-out shows night after night! 
After a triumphant debut in Moscow, 
Evgeni Plushenko’s “enchanting fairy tale 
on ice for the whole family” has now completed the
second leg of the tour in St. Petersburg,
with hopefully more dates to come! 
The show is based on an adaptation of 
Hans Christian Andersen’s story, The Snow Queen, 
with Johnny playing the role of Kai. 
More coverage here and here!

Official music video for The Snow King! 
With Dima Bilan (and lots of Johnny). 
Nothing would make my 2015 happier 
than to see this tour come to the US!
Video link.



Kayso we have a lot to cover, but I keep getting hung up on watching Johnny’s Ave Maria Païen from Medal Winners Open over and over so hold on just one second....

Thursday, January 15, 2015

GANBATTE, Johnny!

Johnny visits with his beloved Japanese fans 
after arriving in Tokyo on Wednesday.
He’s wearing a mask to help protect his health as he prepares 
to compete in Medal Winners Open tomorrow!
Exclusive photo © Nanako Ugajin.
Please click for beautiful full-size image.



40+ pics below, 
including more exclusives!



GOOD LUCK, JOHNNY!! 
He’s competing (yes, competing!) 
in the Medal Winners Open 
this Friday, January 16!
Info here!

UPDATE!! 
Results below!

Via Johnny: “Life is a collection of glorious seconds 
and I’m so grateful that I can share moments I love 
with the world. Photo courtesy Yahoo Japan.”

NEW: VIDEO of Johnny’s 
performance below!!



NEW!! US Nats coverage begins 
Saturday, January 17!
Catch all the action on NBC with 
Johnny, Tara, and Uncle Terry Gannon 
beginning with this weekend’s new preview shows!


NEW!! From NBC Sports: 
Johnny & Tara with a quick take 
on this year’s Nats competitors. Love!



Want to wish Johnny a happy 2015?
By popular demand, per Johnny’s official Facebook page,
you can write to Johnny at his new fan mail address:
Johnny Weir Fan Mail, P.O. Box 32326, 
Chicago, IL 60632. Yay!!



Sold-out shows night after night! 
After a triumphant debut in Moscow, 
Evgeni Plushenko’s “enchanting fairy tale 
on ice for the whole family” has now completed the
second leg of the tour in St. Petersburg,
with hopefully more dates to come! 
The show is based on an adaptation of 
Hans Christian Andersen’s story, The Snow Queen, 
with Johnny playing the role of Kai. 
More coverage here and here!

Official music video for The Snow King! 
With Dima Bilan (and lots of Johnny). 
Nothing would make my 2015 happier 
than to see this tour come to the US!
Video link.



Available on demand from EPIX!! 
Johnny stars in To Russia With Love
a new documentary about LGBT athletes, 
portions of which were filmed in secret during his time 
in Sochi as an NBC figure skating commentator. 
He also is an executive producer for the film, 
a project of Robert Redford’s Sundance Productions.
More info here and on the EPIX website.
Watch the trailer here!




Dear Johnny, 
we believe in you, 
we support you, and 
we love you always.


Note: Candles last only 48 hours, so please visit often 
to keep the love and light shining...

Exclusive photo © David Ingogly.



Tuesday, January 13, 2015

The Snow King: St. Petersburg

Johnny as Kai in The Snow King, 
bewitched by the shards of the enchanted mirror.
Please click for beautiful full-size image.
Exclusive photo © Elena Vasileva.



50+ exclusive pics below!

Plus exclusive video!



GOOD LUCK, JOHNNY!! 
He’s competing (yes, competing!) 
in the Medal Winners Open 
this Friday, January 16!
Info here!


Via Johnny this morning en route to Japan: “Бай Бай!”



NEW!! US Nats coverage begins 
Saturday, January 17!
Catch all the action on NBC with 
Johnny, Tara, and Uncle Terry Gannon 
beginning with this weekend’s new preview shows!

UPDATE: New Johnny & Tara
Nats preview video below!!



Want to wish Johnny a happy 2015?
By popular demand, per Johnny’s official Facebook page,
you can write to Johnny at his new fan mail address:
Johnny Weir Fan Mail, P.O. Box 32326, 
Chicago, IL 60632. Yay!!



Sold-out shows night after night! 
After a triumphant debut in Moscow, 
Evgeni Plushenko’s “enchanting fairy tale 
on ice for the whole family” has now completed the
second leg of the tour in St. Petersburg,
with hopefully more dates to come! 
The show is based on an adaptation of 
Hans Christian Andersen’s story, The Snow Queen, 
with Johnny playing the role of Kai. 
More coverage here and here!

Official music video for The Snow King! 
With Dima Bilan (and lots of Johnny). 
Nothing would make my 2015 happier 
than to see this tour come to the US!
Video link.



Available on demand from EPIX!! 
Johnny stars in To Russia With Love
a new documentary about LGBT athletes, 
portions of which were filmed in secret during his time 
in Sochi as an NBC figure skating commentator. 
He also is an executive producer for the film, 
a project of Robert Redford’s Sundance Productions.
More info here and on the EPIX website.
Watch the trailer here!




Dear Johnny, 
we believe in you, 
we support you, and 
we love you always.


Note: Candles last only 48 hours, so please visit often 
to keep the love and light shining...

Exclusive photo © David Ingogly.



Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Champion

Johnny during his final performance of “Human,” 
his iconic program for 2014.
Please click for stunning full-size image.
Exclusive photo © David Ingogly.



70+ exclusive pics below!

Happy New Year!



Make a date with Johnny
for New Year’s Eve!! 
Johnny and Tara will be part of NBC’s two-hour 
primetime special, A Toast to 2014!
hosted by Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb 
Wednesday, December 31, 8 pm ET
Watch the sneak peek video here
Johnny and Tara appear at about 00:18.



US Nationals are coming up!! 
Catch all the action on NBC with 
Johnny, Tara, and Uncle Terry Gannon
 in January!




Want to wish Johnny a happy 2015?
By popular demand, per Johnny’s official Facebook page,
you can write to Johnny at his new fan mail address:
Johnny Weir Fan Mail, P.O. Box 32326, 
Chicago, IL 60632. Yay!!



Johnny’s coming to Japan! 
He’ll be competing 
(yes, competing!) in the 
Medal Winners Open in January!
Info here!



Sold-out shows night after night! 
After a triumphant debut in Moscow, 
Evgeni Plushenko’s “enchanting fairy tale 
on ice for the whole family” heads to St. Petersburg
in January for the next leg of the tour! 
The show is based on an adaptation of 
Hans Christian Andersen’s story, The Snow Queen, 
with Johnny playing the role of Kai. 
More coverage here and here!

New!! Just released on Christmas Eve: 
gorgeous official music video for The Snow King, 
with Dima Bilan (and lots of Johnny). 
Nothing would make my New Year happier 
than to see this tour come to the US!
Video link.



Available on demand from EPIX!! 
Johnny stars in To Russia With Love
a new documentary about LGBT athletes, 
portions of which were filmed in secret during his time 
in Sochi as an NBC figure skating commentator. 
He also is an executive producer for the film, 
a project of Robert Redford’s Sundance Productions.
More info here and on the EPIX website.
Watch the trailer here!




Dear Johnny, 
we believe in you, 
we support you, and 
we love you always.


Note: Candles last only 48 hours, so please visit often 
to keep the love and light shining...

Exclusive photo © David Ingogly.



Monday, December 22, 2014

"Thank You, Johnny!"

Beautiful Johnny and his amazing hat 
at the Empire State Plaza ice rink in Albany, NY, Saturday, 
chatting with thrilled fans on a very brisk winter day. 
Exclusive photo © Sinikka Grant.
Please click for glorious full-size image!



80+ pics below, including 
more gorgeous exclusives! 

Plus exclusive videos!!



UPDATE!!
Via Johnny: “This just happened during 
my workout...Happy Christmas Eve.”


UPDATE!! 
Via Johnny: “Merry Christmas from me and Тёма!”



Make a date with Johnny
for New Year’s Eve!! 
Johnny and Tara will be part of NBC’s two-hour 
primetime special, A Toast to 2014!
hosted by Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb 
on Wednesday, December 31, 8 pm ET
Watch the sneak peek video here
Johnny and Tara appear at about 00:18.



US Nationals are coming up!! 
Catch all the action on NBC with 
Johnny, Tara, and Uncle Terry Gannon
 in January!




’Tis the season! And by popular demand, 
holiday greetings to Johnny at his new fan mail address:
Johnny Weir Fan Mail, P.O. Box 32326, 
Chicago, IL 60632. Yay!!



Johnny’s coming to Japan! 
He’ll be competing 
(yes, competing!) in the 
Medal Winners Open in January!
Info here!



Sold-out shows night after night! 
After a triumphant debut in Moscow, 
Evgeni Plushenko’s “enchanting fairy tale 
on ice for the whole family” heads to St. Petersburg
in January for the next leg of the tour! 
The show is based on an adaptation of 
Hans Christian Andersen’s story, The Snow Queen, 
with Johnny playing the role of Kai. 
More coverage here and here!

UPDATE!! 
Just released on Christmas Eve: 
gorgeous official music video for The Snow King, 
with Dima Bilan (and lots of Johnny). 
Nothing would make my New Year happier 
than to see this tour come to the US!
Video link.



Available on demand from EPIX!! 
Johnny stars in To Russia With Love
a new documentary about LGBT athletes, 
portions of which were filmed in secret during his time 
in Sochi as an NBC figure skating commentator. 
He also is an executive producer for the film, 
a project of Robert Redford’s Sundance Productions.
More info here and on the EPIX website.
Watch the trailer here!




Dear Johnny, 
we believe in you, 
we support you, and 
we love you always.


Note: Candles last only 48 hours, so please visit often 
to keep the love and light shining...

Exclusive photo © David Ingogly.



Kayso yes, there’s a ton of picspam below, but first let’s talk about all the end-of-year accolades pouring in for Johnny because that makes me super-happy (and a happy Binky is one that just keeps merrily adding yet more photos to this post...):