Nikki’s ceremony

HERMIONE KITSON: Well, just days away from the Olympics opening ceremony, it might be hard to believe that twelve years have already passed since Sydney was the focus of the world’s attention, and at the center of it all was a tiny girl, Nikki Webster, who drew thunderous applause playing a crucial role in aRead More

Webster’s warning

SYDNEY Olympics teen performer Nikki Webster has warned next week’s young opening ceremony stars to get thick skins in preparation for the knocks to come. Webster says Australia turned on her after the 2000 Games and she thinks she’ll never outlive the stigma. “For a 13-year-old who’s just represented their country . . . toRead More

60 Minutes live chat

Ninemsn in association with 60 Minutes presents a live interview with Nikki Webster, young star of the Olympics opening ceremony. Host amicus_9msn: Nikki, welcome to our interview tonight in cyberspace. Host Nikki Webster: Hello, I’m free to talk. Host amicus_9msn: Nikki, let’s get right to the questions from our chatters. Everyone has been awaiting yourRead More

Jumping for joy

Sydney schoolgirl and showbiz tyro Nikki Webster finds fame after her gravity-defying performance at the opening ceremony On Sept. 17, Mark and Tina Webster did what they do most Sundays: took their children, Nikki, 13, and Scott, 16, to the movies. But this time all the stars weren’t on the screen. As the Websters strolledRead More