Amy Schumer Wants Zelensky to Appear on the Oscars Telecast: ‘I’m Not Afraid to Go There’
Amy Schumer is hoping the Oscars are anything but a “Trainwreck” when it comes to focusing on current events.The “Life After Beth” creator revealed during “The Drew Barrymore Show” that she wants Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to virtually attend the ceremony from his war-torn country amid Russia’s invasion.“I actually pitched — I wanted to find a way to have Zelensky satellite in or make a tape or something just because there are so many eyes on the Oscars,” Schumer said.The 94th Academy Awards, which takes place Sunday, March 27, will still address certain political topics, though.“I think it’s a great opportunity to at least comment on a couple of things.
I have some jokes that kind of highlight the sort of current condition,” Schumer said.
“I mean, there are so many awful things happening that it seems hard to focus on which one.”She added, “I
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