Lizzy Buczak
February 12, 2020 - 3:00 am
The Academy is addressing Luke Perry and Cameron Boyce’s absence from their “In Memoriam” tribute during Sunday’s award show telecast. As Grammy-winner Billie Eilish lent her vocals to cover “Yesterday” by The Beatles, an emotional montage displayed on the screen behind her that paid homage to all...
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Eldis Sula
July 22, 2019 - 9:12 am
After three drama-packed seasons full of unexpected twists, Riverdale is taking on one of its most challenging and emotionally charged plot turns: the death of star Luke Perry. In an untimely tragedy that shocked fans of the CW show and cast members alike, Perry passed away from a stroke at the age...
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July 10, 2019 - 8:29 am
Four months after his sudden death, Luke Perry remains very much a part of Riverdale. As the show begins production on the its fourth season, the cast paid tribute to their dear friend by reflecting on their time together on the CW series. Actress Madchen Amick, who plays Alice Copper, shared a...
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June 21, 2019 - 6:50 am
Luke Perry is getting a proper tribute on "Riverdale." The show’s creator, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, took to Twitter to reveal the series’ upcoming Season 4 premiere will honor the late actor, who passed away in March after suffering a massive stroke. Probably the most important episode of #Riverdale...
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May 01, 2019 - 7:28 am
A school in Africa is honoring the memory of Luke Perry. The late Riverdale star’s daughter, Sophie Perry, helps build preschools in Malawi and revealed a new educational facility has opened that was named after her father. The news comes less than two months since the beloved actor died from a...
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Meredith Ganzman
April 22, 2019 - 9:08 am
Two months following Luke Perry’s tragic death, the “Riverdale” series has announced the actor’s final episode. Perry played Archie’s dad, Fred Andrews.
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