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I, Tonya: What Tonya Harding REALLY thinks of movie with Margot Robbie and Allison Janney

The biopic tells the story of figure skater Harding’s rise and fall from the public eye, revealing her upbringing at the hands of an abusive mother (played by Allison Janney) and the notorious attack those who knew her carried out on rival Nancy Kerrigan. The cast and crew have been speaking out about how she feels about the finished product, with Alison Janney telling Ellen DeGeneres: “She did [like it], I think she loved my performance a lot. I was like, ‘oh you poor thing’. “She loved the movie, there…

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I, Tonya: Surprise reason why Margot Robbie skating scene as Tonya Harding needed CGI

Allison Janney revealed in a recent interview with Ellen DeGeneres that Margot Robbie – who plays Tonya Harding in the biopic – is seen performing an impressive trick in the movie, that needed a little help in post-production. It’s a moment in which Harding performs a triple axel; which essentially involves three quick spins in mid-air followed by a smooth landing back onto the ice. “Only a handful of women have ever done that,” Janney said. “We had to do the stunt and the director was like, ‘let’s get someone…

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BAFTAs 2018 winners: Three Billboards triumphs with major awards – Oscars next?

The movie, starring Frances McDormand, took home Best Film at the BAFTAs, as well as Best Actress. Best Supporting Actor was won by Sam Rockwell for his work in the film, while it also won Best British Film and Martin McDonagh took home Best Adapted Screenplay. McDonagh said: “Our film is a hopeful one in lots of ways but it’s also an angry one, and as we’ve seen this year, sometimes anger is the only way to get people to listen and to change, so we’re thrilled that BAFTA has…

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I, Tonya: Cast vs real life in pictures: Margot Robbie and Tonya Harding

Margot Robbie brings to life Tonya Harding, who was the first American woman to complete a triple axel during a competition. In 1994 Harding’s ex-husband conspired to injure Nancy Kerrigan, a fellow Olympian which resulted in Kerrigan withdrawing from the national competition. Tonya’s life and career was destroyed as she has been forever associated with one of sports most infamous scandals. Robbie has been hotly tipped for an Oscar for her portrayal of the figure skater as the movie has been nominated for three Academy Awards including Best Picture and…

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Top U.S. figure skaters found inspiration in two Olympians

On the 14th day of the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympics, Michelle Kwan took the ice. Wearing a costume by designer Vera Wang and leading the female singles figure skaters after the short program two days before, the then six-time U.S. champion and four-time world champion performed triple jump after triple jump punctuated by a near 10-second-long spiral with her leg held high above her head, a signature move. At home, siblings Alex and Maia Shibutani watched in awe. Whenever Michelle Kwan texts me or mentions my name, I’m…

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Oscars 2018: Start time, how to stream and more – CNET

Hollywood will gather in a few short weeks to fete itself. The 90th Academy Awards will take place on Sunday, March 4 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. Who’s hosting? Jimmy Kimmel returns as host. Kimmel hosted last year, which ended in the most memorable fashion when Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway mistakenly announced “La La Land” as the Best Picture winner instead of “Moonlight.” Hopefully, the producers of this year’s show will send the presenters to the stage with the correct cards. Who are the nominees? Let’s go over…

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