Shaun White and his 2022 Oscars date, who wasn’t girlfriend Nina Dobrev, opened up to E! News about their exciting night out. Get the details on his sweet plus one and his recent retirement.
Shaun White Dishes on Retirement & Billie Eilish at Oscars 2022
The Olympic gold medalist, who is currently dating Nina Dobrev, exclusively opened up to E! News’ Laverne Cox about looking forward to “traveling, just not for work,” now that’s he officially retired from pro snowboarding.
“Mostly the places I go are so cold, just give me the warm places,” the sports star dished.
When Cox asked his mom, “What do you think about his recent retirement? Do you want him to get a job?” Kathy replied with a laugh, “I was thinking about that because I’m not going to support him anymore. I’m really excited that he’s retired. I want him home.”
Tonight’s family affair is Shaun and Kathy’s first time attending the Oscars.
“I’m really excited and I’m getting to present a James Bond 60th anniversary package with some other amazing athletes; Tony Hawk and Kelly Slater,” he told E!. “So it’s going to be great.”
As for which stars Shaun is most excited so see at tonight’s awards ceremony, he joked, “Jessica Chastain, a fellow redhead.”
Watch the exclusive interview to hear who else Shaun is excited to see during the ceremony.