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Luke Perry was the big absent from the "In Memoriam" section during the Oscars 2020. Netizens were indignant at this oversight, prompting The Academy to react. No Stop People tells you more.
The Oscar party was marked by the late coronation of Brad Pitt and the tidal wave of the Korean film Parasite. The divorced actor of Angelina Jolie had never won a statuette before. And for its premiere, it marked the spirits with. But what retained the viewers is especially and . At each ceremony a sequence called "In Memoriam" is broadcast which pays tribute to the personalities of the world of cinema who died during the year. Luke Perry who stroke on March 4, 2019 was not one of them.
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Too many requests, not enough time
Viewers have not failed to criticize this absence on social networks. So much so that the Academy had to explain itself. She justifies this choice of not having included Luke Perry by a "lack of time" in a press release published on the site of. "The Academy receives hundreds of requests to include loved ones and industry colleagues in the In Memoriam section. An executive committee representing each branch reviews the request list, and makes selections for broadcast based on 'limited time available,' says the institution. Even though the actor was not honored during the televised ceremony, he retains his place website in a photo gallery. "All submissions are included on the official Oscars website and will remain there throughout the year," said the statement.
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