Academy Awards

February 24, 2012

TGIF: They’d Like to Thank the Academy – Oscar PR Hijacks!

by: in: PR Fish Bowl, public relations

Leveraging the Academy Awards to steal thunder for some Hollywood project or another is a longstanding PR tradition. It’s playing out now as Sacha Baron Cohen, master of on-camera disguise (and, some would say, disgust!) has been banned from attending as his latest character, “The Dictator.” The Academy feels he might “violate the sanctity” of…
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