Christopher Bowman (1967-2008)
Figure-skating TV guest star known on the ice as "Bowman the Showman."
Found dead in a Los Angeles motel of a reputed drug overdose, Jan. 10, 2008. He was 40.
Best known as two-time Olympian (1988, 1992) and two-time U.S. men's figure-skating champ (1989, 1992).
Fairly well-known for being longtime figure-skating screwup -- talented, but troubled.
Arrested October 27, 2004, for allegedly aiming a loaded gun at a woman in Lake Orion, Michigan, where he lives and works as a coach.
As a child actor, appeared on Little House on the Prairie (1979).
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