Olympic precious metal medal-winning figure skater who wowed audiences and judges in the 1998 Nagano Video games. He had been a European Champ and a global Junior champ skater at 17. He became a celebrity in ice-skating displays after retiring from competitive skating. He wedded fellow snow skater Ekaterina Gordeeva. He skated to George Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue” at one of is own competitions.