Mirai Nagasu

Olympian Mirai Nagasu on struggling with self-acceptance as a figure skater

The 25-year-old also told us what she loves most about figure skating — and what she's learned from friend Adam Rippon.<p><i>In an essay for TODAY Style, Olympic figure skater Mirai Nagasu opens up about her struggles with self-acceptance in a sport where looks sometimes seem to matter nearly as much as</i> …

Adam Rippon

Mirai Nagasu Opens Up About Denis Ten’s Death: ‘It Really Hurts Deeply’

The figure skating community was rocked this week after Olympic medalist <b>Denis Ten</b> was killed in a robbery in Kazakhstan.<p><b>JJJ</b> got the chance to speak …

Celebrity News

Denis Ten: Olympic figure skater who won bronze stabbed to death

Denis Ten, the first Kazakh figure-skater to win an Olympic medal, has been killed at the age of 25.<p>Kazakh news agency Kazinform reported that Ten died after being stabbed as two men attempted to steal his car mirrors in the country’s largest city, Almaty. He was taken to hospital but died around …

Figure Skating

See All the Stars Who Stepped Out for the 2018 ESPY Awards

CIARA and RUSSELL WILSON<p>JENNIFER GARNER<p>CHLOE KIM<p>CHADWICK BOSEMAN<p>NASTIA LIUKIN<p>AARON RODGERS and DANICA PATRICK<p>ODELL BECKHAM JR.<p>LAILA ALI<p>ALISON BRIE<p>ALY …

Adam Rippon

Ratings: 'Code Black' Finale Slips From Series' Penultimate Week

ABC and its ESPYS settle for third place on Wednesday<p>CBS’ “Code Black” ended on Wednesday, when the medical drama slipped from the series’ …

Red Carpet

Maia & Alex Shibutani Join Mirai Nagasu on Kids’ Choice Sports Awards 2018 Orange Carpet

<b>Maia Shibutani</b> hits the orange carpet in a cute embrodiered dress for the <b>2018 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Sports Awards</b> held at Barker Hangar on …

Chris Paul

Olympic Figure Skater Mirai Nagasu Almost Pursued a Golf Career

<b>Mirai Nagasu</b> would've tried to follow in the footsteps of <b>Tiger Woods</b> and <b>Michelle Wie</b> had she not pursued a career as a pro figure skater.<p>At the <b>2018</b> …

Figure Skating

ESPYS Ratings Plummet 36 Percent, Doubles Last Year's Decline

Sports award show already sunk 18 percent in 2017<p>Might be time to put the ESPYS back on ESPN.<p>With a 0.9 rating in the key 18-49 demographic, the 2018 …

Red Carpet

Sultry Sandals On the Red Carpet at the 2018 ESPYs

Sandals On the 2018 ESPYs Red Carpet<p>Denise and Katie Austin wearing strappy metallic sandals.<p>Laila Ali rocking strappy black sandals.<p>Rex …

Footwear

Team USA Took Our Breath Away on the ESPY Awards Red Carpet

The ESPY Awards on July 18 brought out so many members of Team USA, it felt like a sweet throwback to the Olympic Games themselves. Athletes like Adam Rippon, Mirai Nagasu, and Chloe Kim showed off their gold-medal-worthy style on the red carpet, stunning us with each of their looks. Rippon, who …

Women's Fashion

Adam Rippon & Mirai Nagasu Make a Stylish ESPYs 2018 Red Carpet Arrival

<b>Adam Rippon</b> and <b>Mirai Nagasu</b> are looking good at the <b>2018 ESPYs</b>!<p>The figure skaters and Olympic bronze medalists, ages 28 and 25, respectively, stepped …

Celebrity News

Fallback Friday: “Lit”, viral fronting and the gender pay gap

Olympic figure skate Mirai Nagasu, comedian Chuck Nice and cultural critic Michael Musto join Ari Melber for Fallback Friday on The Beat. Nagasu …

Gender

Mirai Nagasu to skip Grand Prix, will not skate at 2022 Olympics

NEW YORK — <b>Mirai Nagasu</b> is on an indefinite break from competitive figure skating. Any return would be an abbreviated one.<p>“I can definitely tell you …

Winter Olympics

Arcadia's Mirai Nagasu plans to take a break from competitive figure skating

Figure skater Mirai Nagasu of Arcadia, who became the first American woman to cleanly land the difficult triple axel jump in the Olympics when she hit it during the team competition at the Pyeongchang Games, won’t compete in the Grand Prix skating series next season and won’t compete in the 2022 …

Winter Olympics

Adam Rippon & Mirai Nagasu Serve Up Cheeseburgers at DSW's Block Party Event

<b>Mirai Nagasu</b> and <b>Adam Rippon</b> serve up some cool summer looks at the <b>DSW Block Party</b> held at Ramscale Studio on Wednesday (June 27) in New York City.The …

Adam Rippon

Olympic contenders share 5 tips on how to exceed your goals

Gus Kenworthy, Mikaela Shiffrin, Mirai Nagasu and other winter sports athletes share advice on achieving goals, as they look forward to the 2018 …

Winter Sports

Mirai Nagasu's Disney-Themed Performance On 'DWTS' Will Make You Believe In Magic

As to be expected, Week 2 of <i>Dancing With the Stars</i> Season 26 brought even more talent from the athlete contestants than the season premiere. Even the …

Dancing with the Stars

Mirai Nagasu: 5 Things To Know About The Olympic Ice Skater On ‘DWTS’

Here’s everything you need to know about bronze medalist, Mirai Nagasu, who is now competing on ‘Dancing with the Stars’!<p><b>1.) Mirai Nagasu, 25, is an</b> …

Skating

DWTS Athletes Mirai Nagasu & Adam Rippon Send Intimidating Messages to Their BFF

<b>Dancing With The Stars: Athletes’ premieres Monday, April 30th</b><p>Come back every day at 8:30 a.m. EST to watch People Now streaming live from the …

Adam Rippon

‘Dancing With The Stars’: Tonya Harding, Adam Rippon, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, More Set For Athletes Edition

<i>Dancing With the Stars</i> revealed the full cast of its athletes’ edition today on <i>Good Morning America.</i> They include Olympians Adam Rippon, Jamie …

Adam Rippon

Adam Rippon & Mirai Nagasu ‘are the two to beat’ on ‘Dancing with the Stars,’ but Tonya Harding is a ‘wild card’ [WATCH]

“I think <b>Adam Rippon</b> and <b>Mirai Nagasu</b> are the front-runners,” says Gold Derby editor <b>Joyce Eng</b> about the competitors who were just announced for …

Adam Rippon

Tonya Harding, Adam Rippon And More Join ‘Dancing With the Stars’

<i>Dancing With the Stars</i> revealed the full cast of its athletes’ edition today on <i>Good Morning America.</i> They include Olympians Adam Rippon, Jamie …

Adam Rippon

Tonya Harding among competitors of Dancing With the Stars Season 26

PORTLAND, Ore. – ABC announced the lineup for its upcoming season of Dancing With the Stars Friday and Oregon native Tonya Harding is one of the …

Dancing with the Stars

Ogunbowale participating in 'Dancing With The Stars'

Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale is following her memorable NCAA Tournament performance by participating in an all-athlete version of "Dancing With The …

Dancing with the Stars

Olympic figure skater Mirai Nagasu talks 'Drag Race'

With the Olympic Winter Games and world championships behind her, figure skater Mirai Nagasu has more time for a favorite reality show: "RuPaul's …

Figure Skating

Women to Admire: Mirai Nagasu

Mirai Nagasu could have been a three-time Olympian, but instead, she’s one of a select club of women to ever land the triple axel at the Olympics.<p>At …

Olympics

Scaramucci Says He’s Turned Down ‘More Than One Reality Show’

Former White House communications director tells TheWrap he’s flattered, but running around in a “chicken suit” is not for him<p>Former White House …

Celebrity News

Wall Street Journal Senior Video Editor Exits After Misconduct Investigation

“Following an internal review, Chris Moran is no longer employed by The Wall Street Journal,” a spokesperson for the paper tells TheWrap<p>The Wall …

Aziz Ansari

How the Shib Sibs Make Sibling Ice Dancing Not Creepy

The Olympic bronze medalists on how their brother-sister partnership, by eschewing the romantic chemistry of their competitors, might be changing the …

Culture

Best Actress shouts out Chloe Kim as Olympians take over Oscars

“I think this is what <b>Chloe Kim</b> must have felt like after doing back-to-back 1080s.”<p>Best Actress winner <b>Frances McDormand</b> capped an Academy Awards …

Winter Olympics