The Patriots Who? Johnny Weir’s Pre-Game Outfit Won the Super Bowl


Coatesville Olympic ice skater Johnny Weir and Philly native Tara Lipinski kicked off the Super Bowl last night as hosts of NBC’s pre-game show. As always Weir didn’t disappoint when it came to his overall flair and choice of costume, which manifested itself in the shape of some futuristic, Star Wars captain getup topped with a glittery football hat. The world loved and tweeted about it:

And of course he kept his personal Instagram busy with shots from his experience before and during the game. I’ve rounded up the best of those below:

Winning!

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Making my Papa proud!

Outfit of the Day: Cardigan Uma Wang, Shirting Ma Julius, Leathers @rtadenim, Sneaks @versace_official.

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Look of the Day: Hat and Blacks @kerinrosegold @amorireyewear, Pads @marlongobel, Turtle @andrelanderosmichel, Tights @Rufskin, Sneaks @giuseppezanottiworld. Styled with @whathewears

A woman I've always wanted to hug and act creepy around…the incredible @elizabethbanks

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We promised we wouldn't post it, but we made @joshelliott32 hit a duck face.

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Via @nfl! Loving the Super Bowl experience. @taralipinski @taraandjohnny

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