‘Skating’: Blood, Stitches, & A Motley Man Out

‘Skating with the Stars,’ the show that is being hailed as the “most dangerous show on TV,” is finally living up to that description. Not one, not two, but three contestants were rushed to the emergency room this week for injuries or ailments sustained during rehearsals, leaving one star out of last night’s competition entirely, […]

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‘Skating’ Star Iced: Sean Young’s ‘Terror’ & ‘Relief’

It’s never easy being the first contestant voted off a competition reality show, but someone has to go. And, unfortunately for actress Sean Young, she and her partner Denis Petukhov were the first pair eliminated on ABC’s ‘Skating with the Stars.’ Following a Week 2 performance that kicked off strong with a Swing dance-on-ice routine […]

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‘Skating With the Stars’ Premiere Recap: Who’s On Thin Ice?

Last night’s live premiere of ‘Skating With the Stars‘ held all the promise of great prime time television:  skimpy outfits, dangerously razor sharp blades, unpredictable D-List celebrities who could come unglued at any moment… But alas, there were no drunken spectacles or near-death experiences – just two hours of less than memorable routines that must […]

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Skating’s Outrageous Johnny Weir to Judge ‘Skating with the Stars’

As if the threat of cracking skulls on the ice and aerials gone awry wasn’t enticing enough, ‘Skating with the Stars‘ just announced that one of the sport’s most entertaining performers is on board as a judge. We’re talking about Johnny Weir, the 26-year-old “fashionista of the ice,” a three-time U.S. champion, two-time Olympian and […]

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Evan Lysacek: Why I Insulted Johnny Weir

Battle of the figure skating stars! Johnny Weir recently declared “war” against gold medalist (and ‘Dancing with the Stars‘ contestant) Evan Lycasek. Why the hate? In an interview with the Indianapolis Star, Lysacek suggested that Weir, who placed sixth at the Vancouver Winter Olympics, lacked the talent needed for the ‘Stars on Ice’ tour. PHOTOS: […]

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