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Oscars gives lame apology for leaving Luke Perry out of ‘In Memoriam’

They’re rubbing salt in our wounds. After the academy rudely snubbed beloved actor Luke Perry from the “In Memoriam” segment at the 2020 Oscars on Sunday, they’ve now issued a pitiful crumb of a rebuttal: He’s included on their website. “The academy receives hundreds of requests to include loved ones and industry colleagues in the Oscars ‘In Memoriam’ segment. An executive committee representing every branch considers the list and makes selections for the telecast based on limited available time. All the submissions are included on Oscar.com and will remain on the site throughout the year,” the academy told the Hollywood Reporter in a statement Tuesday. After Perry — who was best known for starring in “Beverly H ...