R | | Biography, Comedy, Drama
Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.
Writer Steven Rogers, a long-time friend of Allison Janney, wrote the role of LaVona Golden with Janney in mind. He had written several roles for Janney in the past, but other actresses ended up getting those parts. She later thanked Rogers in her ... ...
At sanctioned figure skating events, flash photography is not permitted at any time the competitors are on the ice, including the warm up. It's a distraction and a potential hazard to the skaters.
Actual footage of Tonya Harding skating is shown during the beginning.
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