Figure Skater Johnny Weir and Husband Split Up
By ZACH SEEMAYER
March 19, 2014
Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir announced via Twitter on Tuesday that he and his husband are separating.
It is with great sadness that I announce that my husband and I are no longer together. My heart hurts, and I wish him well.— Johnny Weir (@JohnnyGWeir) March 19, 2014
Weir had been married to lawyer Victor Voronov for two years, and the 29-year-old skater, best known for his flamboyant personality and extravagant wardrobe choices along with his athletic talents, had legally change his name, and his Twitter handle, to Weir-Voronov.
As of today, his handle has been changed back to simply "Johnny Weir."