Personal life[ edit ] In earlySwitzer went on a blind date with Diantha Dian Collingwood, heiress of grain elevator empire Collingwood Grain.
Which is fitting, as I, Tonya has a punk rock edge that should make audiences question the way they view the usual, stuffy biopics and the truth itself.
It also stars a lot of early s fashion and Olympic-sized drama. Here are 10 fun facts about I, Tonya.
For training and choreography, the film turned to Canadian figure skater Sarah Kawahara. Kawahara was the first skater to win an Emmy for choreography, for her work on a Scott Hamilton special inand she won again for choreographing the opening and closing ceremonies of the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.
She gave up competitive skating and went to college to become an actor instead. Unlike the other real-life counterparts from the film, Rogers was never able to track down LaVona Golden to interview her, so her portrayal is built from old documentary footage and creative license.
Her secret weapon for getting that crispy, crunchy look? And believe me, he did a lot. I mean, you saw him trying to eat out my ear.
While tackling the physically demanding ice skating elements of the shoot, Robbie herniated a disc in her neck and says she would have quit the production had she not been a producer on it.
Robbie, who earned a Best Actress Oscar nod for the role, got an MRI at the end of each week to assess whether she could keep filming or not.
He dialed the contact phone number for her agent as listed on her professional website, and it went to a Motel 6. At that point, Rogers decided that he would stick with the project no matter where it took him. Robbie is from Australia, and she was 4 years old when the attack happened.Ginger Rogers (born Virginia Katherine McMath; July 16, – April 25, ) was an American actress, Rogers' film career entered a period of gradual decline in the s, as parts for older actresses became more difficult to obtain, but she still scored with some solid movies.
In later life, Rogers remained on good terms with. With Oscar nominations for Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, and Best Film Editing, the fourth wall-demolishing biopic about Tonya Harding’s life and figure skating career through the.
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