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Johnny Weir              

American Figure Skater; Three-Time U.S. National Champion; Two-Time Olympian and World Bronze Medalist

Johnny Weir is a two time U.S. Olympian, three time U.S. National Figure Skating Champion, 2008 World bronze medalist, two time Grand Prix Final bronze medalist, and the 2001 World Junior Figure Skating Champion, as well as NBC’s lead Figure Skating commentator, Ambassador to the Olympic Games, and Cultural Icon.

Weir is known for his commentary and provocative style during NBC’s coverage of The Kentucky Derby, The Super Bowl, National Dog Show, and Beverly Hills Dog Show. He’s also known for producing and starring in the award winning, Epix produced, 2014 documentary film "To Russia With Love," for producing and starring in "Be Good Johnny Weir," and hosting the Facebook Watch series "Trading Faces."

He has made appearances on The Today Show, Hollywood Game Night, Hollywood Medium, Cupcake Wars, Access Hollywood, Fashion Police, Late Night with Seth Meyers, The Meredith Veiera Show, Chelsea Lately, Dream School, and RuPaul’s Drag Race.

Most recently, Weir starred as Gabe in the Netflix drama "Spinning Out" and hosted Food Network’s Wedding Cake Championship. He continues his role as Winter Village Skating Ambassador for Bryant Park in New York City, commentating for NBC’s coverage of the 2019-2020 Figure Skating Season, and dazzling audiences with his skating while on tour around the world. He can also be seen on Quibi’s upcoming cleaning competition show "Squeaky Clean," in E! Online’s Celebrity Call Center, and in Marvel’s Storyboards.

Currently, Johnny stars on Season 29 of ABC’s hit series "Dancing With The Stars."


Johnny Weir: Gay Athletes Should 'Fight For A Chance' At 2014 ...
U.S. figure skater Johnny Weir sounded off on pleas for a 2014 Sochi Olympics boycott in the wake of controversial anti-gay legislation in Russia.
Johnny Weir, figure skating's biggest attraction, retires - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: Though he never won an Olympic medal, Weir – with his indomitable personality – brought attention to a niche sport.
Johnny Weir, Gay Olympic Skater, Won't Skate At 2014 Sochi Olympics
U.S. Figure Skating announced yesterday that three-time champion Johnny Weir won't compete in the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games, likely marking the end of his ...
Johnny Weir retires, joins NBC Olympics as figure skating analyst ...
Two-time Olympic figure skater and three-time U.S. champion Johnny Weir is hanging up the skates and picking up the mic. Weir is...

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