Johnny Weir’s ‘Hunger Games’ Coif Sets Twitter Alight

Johnny Weir’s ‘Hunger Games’ Coif Sets Twitter Alight

Tara and Johnny Tell It Like It Is: Nathan Chen Was Not Very Good Two-time Olympian Johnny Weir made his mark on the world of figure skating thanks in part to his extravagant costumes. But the former figure skater takes plenty of fashion risks off the ice, too. Weir, who teamed up with former Olympic gold medalist Tara Lipinski as figure skating analysts during the 2018 Winter Games, has captivated NBC’s primetime fans with his eclectic, sparkly and showstopping outfits. But during Sunday’s figure skating team event coverage, Weir’s mountain-high pompadour hairstyle paired with a Zadige Voltaire sequin-fitted blazer, black button down shirt and a chunky embellished necklace had many on Twitter wondering if he should be hosting the "Hunger Games." Look of the Day: BLAZER @zadigetvoltaire NECK @ericksonbeamon TOP @iroparis LEATHER @rtabrand BOOT @versace_official HAIR @mariolazysk FACE @dianemellina | @nbcolympics | #ootd #fashion #winterolympics Many noted the similarities between Weir and "The Hunger Games" character Caesar Flickerman, the host for the movie's show of the same name. @JohnnyGWeir looks like he’s hosting the Hunger Games pic.twitter.com/AxXtEY2dQp — Matt (@mvieke) February 12, 2018 Johnny Weir looks like he should be the commentator in The Hunger Games. Or is he going for Hunger Games? — Clay Martin (@Clay_Martin) February 12, 2018 He looks like he's ready for the Hunger Games... — Darrin Palmer (@DarrinPalmer) February 12, 2018 Is this the Winter Olympics or Hunger Games? ���� This guy looks like #CaesarFlickerman#hungergames#pyeongchangwinterolympicspic.twitter.com/VKw4LGEum1 — Becca Keen (@rkeen1219) February 12, 2018 Weir promised to bring on the drama at the 2018 Olympic Winter games. He and Lipinski are donning coordinating outfits during their commentating gigs and have yet to disappoint fans.

Kirstie Allsopp blasts ‘humourless’ Brexit Brits as she quits Twitter, but insists: ‘Utility rooms aren’t just for rich people’
Wall Street was ready to write Twitter off, but rebound surprises investors
Kajol and Ajay Devgn’s adorable Twitter exchange will make your day

Tara and Johnny Tell It Like It Is: Nathan Chen Was Not Very Good

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google+
  • Buffer
  • Pinterest
  • LinkedIn
NBC Sports figure skating commentators Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir discuss their job of being honest when skaters struggle and why they think Nathan Chen can bounce back after a tough performance in the team event. (Published Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018)

Two-time Olympian Johnny Weir made his mark on the world of figure skating thanks in part to his extravagant costumes. But the former figure skater takes plenty of fashion risks off the ice, too.

Weir, who teamed up with former Olympic gold medalist Tara Lipinski as figure skating analysts during the 2018 Winter Games, has captivated NBC’s primetime fans with his eclectic, sparkly and showstopping outfits.

But during Sunday’s figure skating team event coverage, Weir’s mountain-high pompadour hairstyle paired with a Zadige Voltaire sequin-fitted blazer, black button down shirt and a…

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This