Olivia Newton-John‘s publicist is fuming the late singer and actress was excluded from the “In Memoriam” tribute on the Emmys … insisting she completely deserved to be honored.
Michael Caprio, Olivia’s publicist of 24 years, tells TMZ … whereas the household continues to be grieving and never commenting presently, he was personally very dissatisfied by the snub.
Michael feels the choice wasn’t proper, given Olivia’s intensive monitor document in Hollywood and particularly on TV … together with performing in TV films like “A Mother For Christmas” in addition to showing on “American Idol,” “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” “Murphy Brown,” “Glee” and ‘DWTS.’
He additionally famous, Olivia had ton of TV specials like ABC’s “A Particular Olivia Newton-John” and “Olivia Bodily.”
ICYMI, the 2022 Emmys confronted a ton of backlash when viewers seen Olivia and different stars have been not noted of the annual section devoted to stars who died inside the final 12 months.
The tribute included legends similar to Betty White, Bob Saget, Ray Liotta, Anne Heche and Sidney Poitier … and naturally people have been shocked after noticing Olivia was lacking.
As we have reported, Olivia died in August — at the age of 73 — after an extended battle with breast most cancers, and, clearly, was a family identify in Hollywood and all over the world.
Like her incensed followers, Michael feels it is solely proper she will get her flowers.