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The Oscars apologize for the best picture award goof up

After the major goof up at the 89th Academy Awards in the Best Picture category, the organizers have come forward to apologize for the same. They have released a statement apologizing for the mishap that took place. 

The statement released by the Academy through their official Twitter handle is as follows, '' 89th Oscars Best Picture Statement

We deeply regret the mistakes that were made during the presentation of the Best Picture category during last night's Oscar ceremony. We apologize to the entire cast and crew of La La Land and Moonlight whose experience was profoundly altered by this error. We salute the tremendous grace they displayed under the circumstances. To all involved—including our presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway, the filmmakers, and our fans watching worldwide—we apologize.

For the last 83 years, the Academy has entrusted PwC to handle the critical tabulation process, including the accurate delivery of results. PwC has taken full responsibility for the breaches of established protocols that took place during the ceremony. We have spent last night and today investigating the circumstances and will determine what actions are appropriate going forward. We are unwaveringly committed to upholding the integrity of the Oscars and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences".

**The statement is not spell-checked

The Oscars apologize for the best picture award goof up

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