Two-time Olympian Johnny Weir made his mark on the world of figure skating thanks in part to his extravagant costumes. Lookout Caesar Flickman, he's gunning for your job. It would also be nice to find commentators that know how to give praise along with criticism rather than just tear people down. The world is keeping a close eye on the skills, performance, and fashion of announcers, too, and on day one of competitions when people wanted a hot new Olympics meme Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski volunteered as tribute. Give Weir points for having his own style but apart from that one has to wonder what he was thinking when he was getting dressed, especially if he was thinking that he needed to be the center of attention rather than the skaters. While we have yet to see Weir on-air with a purse, we have seen him in a variety of looks of which Caesar Flickerman would definitely approve.
For many casual figure skating fans, the most meme-able part of the event is back: Johnny Weir's flashy fashion statements. No surprise here: For the 2018 looked absolutely fabulous. Weir's impossibly shiny locks were crafted into an extreme cross between a mohawk and a pompadour, topped off with some braids and a silver, crystal-encrusted shooting star piece. Fans on Twitter had loads of thoughts about the look again, no surprise and immediately began comparing Weir's hair to a whole host of wonderful things. Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski have been called out for apparently trying to reenact the Hunger Games at the Winter Olympics.
People on Instagram were struck by the resemblance when Lipinski posted a photo with Weir wearing matching red outfits. Former Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir transitioned to commentary after competing in the 2006 and 2010 Winter Games. Though Weir never medaled in the Olympics, his charisma in hosting with his right hand lady, Tara Lipinski who won Olympic gold herself in 1998's Nagano games , is certainly worth some kind of award. But back to the Sunday night outfit: Is this look definitely a Flickerman homage? On Sunday, Johnny appeared at the closing ceremonies and did not disappoint his many fans, especially when it came to his hair, which many compared to that of another one of pop culture's favorite hosts: The Hunger Games's Caesar Flickerman played in the film by Stanley Tucci. Most of which are chronicled on his. That brooch is seriously major — and definitely something Caesar Flickerman would approve of.
Johnny Weir, the figure skater turned Olympic commentator, has been one of the highlights of the in Pyeongchang. I can definitely see some of Caesar Flickerman in Weir but Lipinski looks pretty nice and not at all overdone. Wie Oath und unsere Partner Ihnen bessere Werbung anbieten Um Ihnen insgesamt ein besseres Nutzererlebnis zu bieten, möchten wir relevante Anzeigen bereitstellen, die für Sie nützlicher sind. Johnny's cohost, Tara Lipinski, wasn't safe from Hunger Games comparisons either, with some pointing out her glittery ensembles would fit in perfectly at the Capitol. In an interview with People earlier in February, the pair revealed that though the New York Times actually reported — nine for Lipinski and 13 for Weir for their trip to PyeongChang so they could bring all their best looks. Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir are making bold fashion statements at the Winter Olympics. But not all of the Weir's Olympic feedback has been positive.
Ahead of the 8 p. He designed some of his costumes during his skating days, and he released a line of. There are definitely some similarities to Caesar's bold pompadour style updo and Johnny's though the commentator decided not to go with the lavender look. Yahoo ist Teil von Oath. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Condé Nast. Now people are finally getting it. It was an essentially perfect 'do to wear for the final event in Pyeongchang.
Not sure if Johnny Weir is a commentator for figure skating or the next Hunger Games movie. The pair is often lauded for their outfit choices, which tend to lean on the more daring side of fashionable even when they aren't at the Olympics. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Condé Nast. But until then may the odds be ever in your favor, Olympians. Oath und seine Partner benötigen Ihre Einwilligung, um auf Ihr Gerät zuzugreifen und Ihre Daten einschließlich Standort zu nutzen, um mehr über Ihre Interessen zu erfahren, personalisierte Anzeigen bereitzustellen und deren Effektivität zu messen. Since the Winter Games started, Weir has been spotted wearing a bright-red sequined ensemble, a massive fur coat and a shiny black blazer accented with large costume jewelry.
The professional figured skaters showed up looking like announcers for The Hunger Games and Twitter was shook. A lot of people have started comparing Weir and Lipinski's extravagant outfits to characters from the Capitol in the and think they may be trying to dress like them. Weir's no stranger to unique styles. But their commentary was kind of brutal no matter that the male skaters were kind of clumsy and lackluster. The truest homage may have come earlier this week, when the athlete-turned-commentator paired a vintage hot-pink Chanel blazer with leather leggings and a plaited, Caesar-style pompadour ponytail. Wie bei Oath zeigen Ihnen unsere Partner eventuell auch Werbung, von der sie annehmen, dass sie Ihren Interessen entspricht. Sarah's getting Hunger Games vibes from Weir's co-host Tara Lipinski, too, who was wearing a cool, sequin, black dress.
They likely had Olympian jitters as well and have fallen more than once in their lives while attempting to get things right. As for how Weir is keeping warm and stylish in those wintery conditions? He and Lipinski are donning coordinating outfits during their commentating gigs and have yet to disappoint fans. Zudem nutzen wir diese Daten, um Ihnen Werbung für ähnliche Filme zu zeigen, die Ihnen vielleicht auch gefallen könnten. Former Olympians Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski, who are now commentators, have attracted all kinds of attention for their wild sartorial choices throughout the first few days at the. After packing up his wardrobe and letting his hair down though not literally after his Olympic duties were over, Johnny posted a video to Twitter thanking his many followers for joining him on his journey through the world of athletics and outrageous formal wear.