Tara Lipinski Figure Skater

Tara Kristen Lipinski (born June 10, 1982) is an American figure skater. At the age of 15, she won the Ladies' Singles Olympic gold medal in figure skating at the 1998 Winter Olympics. Lipinski remains the youngest individual gold medalist in the history of the Olympic Winter Games. She is also the 1997 World Champion, two-time Champions Series Final Champion (1997–1998) and 1997 U.S. Champion. Lipinski, an only child, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Patricia (née Brozyniak), a secretary, and Jack Richard Lipinski, an oil executive and lawyer. She spent her earliest years in Washington Township, Gloucester County, New Jersey. The family lived in Sewell, New Jersey until 1991. Lipinski began roller skating at age three and later won a number of competitions. She began figure skating at age six. Her first competition was the 1990 regional championship, where she finished second. At the 1991 United States Roller Skating Championships, she won the primary girls freestyle as a nine-year-old. In 1991, her father's job required the family to move to Sugar Land, Texas. However, training facilities were not available there.

Personal details

Date of birth
June 10th, 1982
Nationality
United States of America
Places lived
Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
pop. 1,553,165 (2013)

Family

Parents

Education

1. University of Delaware Colleges/University

The University of Delaware (colloquially "UD") is the largest university in Delaware. The main campus is in Newark, with satellite campuses in Dover, Wilmington, Lewes, and Georgetown. It is medium-sized – approximately 16,000 undergraduate and 3,500 graduate students. Although UD receives public funding for being a land-grant, sea-grant, space-grant and urban-grant state-supported research institution, it is also privately chartered. At present, the school's endowment is valued at about million US.

Type Land-grant university
Endowment
2013. 1.46 bil. $
2011. 1.4 bil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1743
Headquarters
162 The Green, 19716 - Newark, Delaware
Undergraduates
2012. 17,484
2010. 17,507
2009. 17,504
Postgraduates
2012. 3,654
2010. 3,670
Acceptance rate
2012. 56.6 %
2010. 61.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 12.1 K $
2011. 11.2 K $
2010. 10.2 K $
2009. 9.49 K
2008. 8.65 K $
Official web page www.udel.edu
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended University of Delaware connected by profession and/or age

b. 1984., Figure Skater
b. 1987., Figure Skater
b. 1987., Athlete
b. 1985., American Football Quarterback
b. 1986., American Football Fullback
b. 1978., Baseball Outfielder
b. 1979., Coach
b. 1986., Award competitor

Movie performances

1. Metro Chase (2004)

Comedy, Family, Adventure
played Natalie Jordon
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
94.0
Leslie Plumley
Dennis Lavalle
Leslie Plumley
6 Show list $850K

Metro Chase is a 2004 comedy, family and adventure tv movie written by Leslie Plumley and directed by Dennis LaValle.

Awards

Top cast

Immigration Officer
Mr. Stamm
Student
Alex Monroe
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
C.W. Fallin
English
France

2. Vanilla Sky (2001)

Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
played Girl at Party
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
136.0
29 Show list 3 Show list $68M

Vanilla Sky is a 2001 American science fiction thriller film directed, written and co-produced by Cameron Crowe. It is an English-language remake of Alejandro Amenábar's 1997 Spanish film Open Your Eyes, which was written by Amenábar and Mateo Gil, with Penélope Cruz reprising her role from the original movie. The movie is described as "an odd mixture of science fiction, romance and reality warp", Vanilla Sky stars Tom Cruise, Penélope Cruz, and Cameron Diaz, with Jason Lee and Kurt Russell appearing in supporting roles. It received mixed reviews, with critics comparing it unfavorably to the original film and criticizing the screenplay. It was a box office success, and received an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Song, as well as Screen Actors Guild and Golden Globe Award nominations for Cameron Diaz's performance. The soundtrack was also critically acclaimed.

Awards

2002 Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
2002 Saturn Award for Best Actor
2001 BSFC Award for Best Supporting Actress

Top cast

Julianna Gianni
Thomas Tipp
McCabe
Rebecca Dearborn
David Aames
Brian Shelby
Art Editor
Clubgoer
Sofia Serrano
Edmund Ventura
Peter Brown
Benny's Owner
Libby
Woman Nearby
The Future
Colleen
Silent Ed Vallencourt
Dude, Fix Your Face Guy
SWAT Team Officer #5
Frozen Vintage Car Man
Other Doctor
Lynette
Carlton Kaller
Party Videographer
Rayna
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Vanilla Sky Unreleased Tracks (disc 2), Music From Vanilla Sky
English, Spanish
Spain, United States of America

3. Ice Angel (2000)

Comedy, Drama, Family
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
99.0
George Erschbamer
2 Show list

Ice Angel is a 2000 fantasy film from Fox Family. It is also known as On Thin Ice: Going For The Gold.

Awards

Top cast

Coach Parker
Sarah Bryan
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
English
Canada, United States of America

Starring TV roles

1. Wolf Blitzer Reports

Character Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Regular cast Languages
December 8th, 2000
Mark Lund

2. Generation Jets

Character Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Regular cast Languages
WCBS-TV
October 4th, 2003 January 31st, 2004 2 English

Guest TV appearances

7th Heaven

Program genre

Teen drama
Drama

Official site

External resources

7th Heaven is an American family drama television series, created and produced by Brenda Hampton. The series premiered on August 26, 1996, on The WB, the first time that the network aired Monday night programming, and was originally broadcast from August 26, 1996 to May 13, 2007. The series finale was scheduled for May 8, 2006; however, the show was renewed by The CW when the intended final episode received high ratings. The final season premiered on Monday, September 25, 2006 and ended on May 13, 2007.n7th Heaven is the longest-running series on The WB. It is also the longest-running show produced by Aaron Spelling.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S07-E21 May 12th, 2003 Christine
S07-E22 May 19th, 2003

Are You Afraid of the Dark?

Program genre

Fantasy
Horror
Anthology
Children's television series
Suspense
Thriller
Fantasy television
Adventure Film
Science Fiction

External resources

Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a Canadian horror fantasy-themed anthology television series. The original series was created by D.J. MacHale and Ned Kandel, and was picked up by Nickelodeon in 1991. MacHale, Kandel, and Nickelodeon teamed up with the Canadian company Cinar, and as a part of the deal the show was filmed in Richmond, British Columbia and in the Greater Montreal area of Quebec, including their suburbs.nThe episode The Tale of the Twisted Claw was aired as a pilot on the evening of Halloween in October 1990 in Canada.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S07-E04 April 9th, 2000

Arliss

Program genre

Sitcom
Sports
Comedy

Official site

External resources

Arliss is an American situation comedy about a sports agent and his group of associates. The series premiered on HBO in 1996 and ended in 2002.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S07-E05 July 21st, 2002

Early Edition

Program genre

Drama
Science Fiction
Fantasy

External resources

Early Edition is an American television drama series that aired on CBS broadcast network from September 28, 1996 to May 27, 2000. Set in the city of Chicago, Illinois, it follows the adventures of a man who mysteriously receives each Chicago Sun-Times newspaper the day before it is actually published, and who uses this knowledge to prevent terrible events every day. Created by Ian Abrams, Patrick Q. Page, and Vik Rubenfeld, the series starred actor Kyle Chandler as Gary Hobson, and featured many real Chicago locations over the course of the series' run. Despite fan efforts to save the show, it was cancelled in May 2000, and it began airing in syndication on Fox Family Channel that same month. Fan conventions about the show were held for multiple years, and CBS Home Entertainment later released the first and second seasons on the DVD format in the United States in 2008 and 2009.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S01-E23 May 17th, 1997

Malcolm in the Middle

Program genre

Television comedy
Comedy
Sitcom

Official site

External resources

Malcolm in the Middle is an American sitcom created by Linwood Boomer for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series was first broadcast on January 9, 2000 and ended its six-year run on May 14, 2006, after seven seasons and 151 episodes. The series received critical acclaim, and won a Peabody Award, seven Emmy Awards, one Grammy Award, and seven Golden Globe nominations.nThe series follows a family of six, and stars Frankie Muniz in the lead role of Malcolm, a more-or-less normal boy who tests at genius level.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S07-E20 April 16th, 2006 Carrie
Michael Glouberman
Peter Lauer

Sabrina, the Teenage Witch

Program genre

Children's television series
Supernatural
Fantasy television
Puppet
Fantasy
Comedy
Sitcom

External resources

Sabrina, the Teenage Witch is an American sitcom based on the Archie comic book series of the same name. The show premiered on September 27, 1996, on ABC to over 17 million viewers in its T.G.I.F. line-up.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S04-E03 October 8th, 1999

The Early Show

Program genre

Talk show
Live action
News program

External resources

The Early Show is an American morning television show which was broadcast by CBS from New York City from 1999 to 2012. The program aired live from 7 to 9 a.m. Eastern Time Monday through Friday in the Eastern time zone; most affiliates in the Central, Mountain, and Pacific time zones aired the show on tape-delay from 7 to 9 a.m. local time. The Saturday edition aired live from 7 to 9 a.m. Eastern Time as well, but a number of affiliates did not carry it or aired it later on tape-delay. It premiered on November 1, 1999, and was the newest of the major networks' morning shows, although CBS has made several attempts to program in the morning slot since 1954. The show aired as a division of CBS News.nThe Early Show, like many of its predecessors, traditionally ran last in the ratings to its rivals, NBC's Today and ABC's Good Morning America. Much like NBC's The Today Show and The Tonight Show, the title The Early Show was analogous to that of CBS's late-night talk show, The Late Show.nOn November 15, 2011, CBS announced that a new morning show would replace The Early Show on January 9, 2012.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S03-E120 February 15th, 2002

Touched by an Angel

Program genre

Fantasy
Drama
Family

External resources

Touched by an Angel is an American supernatural drama series that premiered on CBS on September 21, 1994, and ran for 211 episodes and nine seasons until its conclusion on April 27, 2003. Created by John Masius and produced by Martha Williamson, the series stars Roma Downey, as an angel named Monica, and Della Reese, as her supervisor Tess. Throughout the series, Monica is tasked with bringing guidance and messages from God to various people who are at a crossroads in their lives. From season three on, they are frequently joined by Andrew, the angel of death. The series went into syndication in 1998, and has been shown on Ion Television, Hallmark Channel, and Uplifting Entertainment.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S05-E16 February 14th, 1999 Alex Thorpe

What's New, Scooby-Doo?

Program genre

Animated series
Animation
Horror comedy
Adventure Film
Comedy
Action
Mystery
Animated cartoon

Official site

External resources

What's New, Scooby-Doo? is the ninth incarnation of the Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon franchise Scooby-Doo. A revival of the original Scooby-Doo, Where are You! series after a decade-long gap in new Scooby TV series, it debuted in 2002. What's New, Scooby-Doo? was developed and produced by Warner Bros. Animation and originally aired as part of the Kids' WB Saturday morning block on The WB Television Network. Reruns currently air on Cartoon Network & Boomerang in the United States, Teletoon in Canada and CBBC, and Cartoon Network & Boomerang in the United Kingdom.nWhat's New was the first Scooby-Doo series to feature Mindy Cohn and Grey DeLisle as the voices of Velma and Daphne, respectively, the first where Frank Welker voiced Scooby, and the last to feature Casey Kasem as the voice of Shaggy.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S03-E08 March 19th, 2005 Grey

Where Are They Now?

Program genre

Documentary film
Biographical film

Official site

External resources

Where Are They Now? was a television series on VH1 that featured past celebrities and updated on their current professional and personal status. Each episode was dedicated to another genre.nThough not always in sequence, some episodes were a continuation of the motif of episodes from the past. Those episodes sometimes had Roman numerals in their title to signify their sequel status.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S00-E06 July 14th, 1999

Olympic medals

1998 Winter Olympics Nagano

The 1998 Winter Olympics, officially the XVIII Olympic Winter Games, was a winter multi-sport event celebrated from 7-22 February 1998 in Nagano, Japan. 72 nations and 2,176 participants contested in 7 sports and 68 events at 15 venues. The Games saw the introduction of women's ice hockey, curling and snowboarding. National Hockey League players were allowed to participate in the men's ice hockey. The host was selected on June 15, 1991 over Salt Lake City, Östersund, Jaca and Aosta. They were the third Olympic Games and second winter Olympics to be held in Japan, after the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo and the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo. The games were succeeded by the 1998 Winter Paralympics from 5 to 14 March. Bjorn Daehlie won 3 gold medals in cross-country skiing, making him the Winter Olympic competitor with the most wins ever. Alpine skier Hermann Maier survived a fall in the downhill and went on to win gold in the super-G and giant slalom. Netherlands won 5 of the 10 speed skating events, including 2 each by Gianni Romme and Marianne Timmer. Canada beat Denmark in the women's curling final, securing the latter their first Winter Olympic medal ever.

Medal Event Date Location Other medalists
Gold
Figure Skating -Women's Singles

Awards won

2000 Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Female Athlete

Awarded for Presented by Discipline Award shared with
Nickelodeon

1999 Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Female Athlete

Awarded for Presented by Discipline Award shared with
Nickelodeon

Wikipedia

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