Published: Wed, January 10, 2018
Culture | By Antonia Gonzales

Tonya Harding hangs out with cast of 'I, Tonya'

Tonya Harding hangs out with cast of 'I, Tonya'

"I felt so sorry for her that she had to actually play me, you know?" Harding, 47, says in a clip from the interview. She also said she had "no knowledge prior". And when she told me, 'Well, I'd been studying you for nearly a year, ' I was, like, 'Oh, my God, ' " she added.

Morgan, however, was just getting started and refused to subscribe to the narrative that Harding was the true victim, as the film, which delves heavily into her abusive relationships with her mother and ex-husband Jeff Gillooly, contends. "It took me so long to be able to ask somebody to help me".

Tonya Harding fought back tears during Sunday's Golden Globes as she received a shout-out from actress Allison Janney, who won an award for playing her mother in the film, I Tonya.

Having seemingly had enough, Tonya replied: "Thank you so much, I appreciate being on your show but I think I'm going to have to say have a good night". "I'd like to thank Tonya for sharing her story with (writer) Steven (Rogers), and allowing him to tell all the different sides of the story ... tell a story about class in America".

Tonya appeared on Good Morning Britain to discuss a biopic based on her life
Tonya appeared on Good Morning Britain to discuss a biopic based on her life

But after her career had begun to decline, she was implicated in an attack on Nancy after it was revealed that her ex-husband and her bodyguard had hired a man to break Nancy's leg, preventing her from competing in the 1994 national championship.

Harding and Kerrigan at a training session in Hamar, Norway, during the Winter Olympics in February 1994. The talented actress has starred in several blockbusters, including The Wolf of Wall Street, The Legend of Tarzan, and her latest, a biopic of American figure-skater Tonya Harding. It marked the first time she openly stated she knew danger may lie ahead for a fellow skater.

After taking a moment to respond, Harding then threatened to end the interview.

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