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Friday, February 15, 2013

Joaquin Phoenix Spot Banned From Oscars



Sneak Peek a new TV spot starring actor Joaquin Phoenix ("The Master") that animal-rights advocacy group 'PETA' claims is banned by the ABC network, from airing during the upcoming Academy Awards broadcast February 24, 2013.



The voice-over for the spot intones "...in water, humans drown just as fish suffocate on land. It's slow and painful and frightening. And we do it to more than one trillion fish every year..."


PETA said they "...moved to place the ad during the Academy Awards, but ABC deemed the video to be too political and controversial to run during the broadcast..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek Joaquin Phoenix for PETA...