Olympic Champions Have A History With Hollywood

Figure-skating powerhouse Sonja Henie and champion swimmers Johnny Weissmuller and 'Buster' Crabbe achieved celebrity gold in movies and on TV.If swimmers Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte and Missy Franklin or gymnast Gabrielle Douglas take gold at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, they will probably end up gracing Wheaties boxes, get the chance to host"Saturday Night Live" or sign up for"Dancing With the Stars." And some may become TV sports commentators or announcers.

ASK NEWS:
  • Top 14 centers can lead to Cup championship - NHL.com
    1 centers on Stanley Cup champions since the ... MVPs would be tied for third in League history. ... For two Olympic cycles, Canada hasn't ...
    09/2/2014 - 9:24 am | View Link
  • Djokovic, Murray Advance At US Open, Azarenka Survives; Federer, ... - TennisX
    But the two former champions advanced Monday in ... A lot of history there. It’s a great court. ... Slam champion, Wimbledon, US Open, Olympic ...
    09/2/2014 - 4:03 am | View Link
  • Boston works to reclaim status as a runners’ mecca - Boston Globe
    ... a city with as rich a running history as Boston. ... At the 2016 US Olympic track and field trials ... help these young kids become national ...
    09/1/2014 - 7:47 am | View Link
  • American Ninja Warrior Woman - Daily Beast
    History could be made on ‘American Ninja Warrior’ - New York Post
    09/1/2014 - 6:00 am | View Link
  • Cherbourg in a league of its own - NEWS.com.au
    ... of the sporting world with her Olympic victory ... produced a dazzling array of champions including ... become a seminal moment in the ...
    08/31/2014 - 11:16 am | View Link
  • More
BING NEWS:
  • Olympic champions Glover and Stanning rule world in Amsterdam
    Olympic champions Helen Glover and Heather Stanning can now call ... "This feels different to last year. Because of the history that Heather and I have, this win was more expected. Last year, with Polly, it was all very new," said Glover.
    08/30/2014 - 9:06 am | View Link
  • Rowing
    Because of the history that Heather and I have ... Langridge took silver after just six weeks in the boat together and led New Zealand defending champions Eric Murray and Hamish Bond early on. They were eventually overtaken though while the British ...
    08/30/2014 - 9:05 am | View Link
  • Twenty-Four Young Boxers Etch Their Names in to the History Books as Junior Olympic National Champions
    (CHARLESTON, W. VA.) – The 43rd edition of USA Boxing’s Junior Olympic National Championships concluded with 24 final round bouts on Saturday afternoon in Charleston, W. Va. Thirteen male and 11 female championship contests took place on the final day ...
    06/14/2014 - 11:31 am | View Link
  • Győri defend EHF Champions League title with victory in final marred by crowd trouble
    After Hypo Niederösterreich, Slagelse and Viborg, Győri became only the fourth team EHF Champions League history to successfully defend the title. Despite an exhilarating match between the two sides, scenes of chaos exploded in the stands as the full ...
    05/3/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Couples Resort Presents Jamaica's Olympic History & Champions
    MIAMI, Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Couples Resorts is proud to celebrate the athletic legacy that has broken records and taken awards in the Olympic Games through the past 64 years. Currently Jamaica holds 67 medals in total, which is more than one per ...
    10/21/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • United States Olympic Committee
    Featured Story Team USA Closes 2014 Youth Olympic Games With 22 Medals
    09/2/2014 - 3:10 am | View Website
  • Olympics | Nanjing 2014 Olympic Medals, Results, Videos ...
    Official website of the Olympic Games Find all past and future Olympics Youth Olympics sports athletes medals results IOC news photos videos
    09/2/2014 - 2:06 am | View Website
  • 1960 Winter Olympics
    The 1960 Winter Olympics was a winter multi-sport event held between February 18–28, 1960 in Squaw Valley, California, United States. Squaw Valley was chosen to ...
    09/1/2014 - 1:34 pm | View Website
  • Interesting Olympic Facts
    The Olympic Flame The Olympic flame is a practice continued from the ancient Olympic Games. In Olympia (Greece), a flame was ignited by the sun and then kept burning ...
    09/1/2014 - 12:51 pm | View Website
  • Olympics History Quizzes and Olympics History Trivia ...
    Olympics History trivia questions and quizzes. Thousands of quizzes and quiz questions and answers about Olympics History
    09/1/2014 - 12:44 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Entertainment News