The American figure skater revealed that he was constantly fighting with his husband while working as a braodcaster at the Winter Olympics: "Sochi was one of the hardest times in my life."
Johnny Weir filed for divorce against husband Victor Weir-Voronov last month.
The former Olympic ice-skater only announced the end of his marriage this past Wednesday (March 19th).
However, on Thursday (March 20th) Weir opened up about the reasons for him filing the documents, in a candid interview with Access Hollywood.
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Former US figure skating Olympian Johnny Weir, who is openly gay, is currently working for NBC in Sochi and admits that he "isn't afraid of Russia."
Johnny Weir isn't backing down from Russia!
The US Olympian is now working behind the camera for NBC, covering figure skating at the Sochi Winter Olympics.
But the free-spirited Weir is not changing anything about himself, and his flamboyant fashion choices are proving to be a big hit among viewers of the games.