Luke Perry’s Daughter Responds To Trolls Who Slammed Her For Using Her Dad’s Demise To Attract Attention Online

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March 12, 2019 16:49 By Fabiosa

Sophie Perry is going through the hard times since she lost her father, a famous actor Luke Perry, last week. But it appears for some social media users, Sophie’s tragedy is just a reason to criticize her grieving process via offensive comments.

Controversial reactions

Luke Perry, the beloved star of such popular TV series as Beverly Hills 90210 and Riverdale, sadly passed away on March 4 after suffering a massive stroke. The actor was 52.

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Luke is remembered by his two wonderful children: a 21-year-old son Jack and a 18-year-old daughter Sophie.

Both kids commemorated their late dad with touching tributes on Instagram.

However, for some social media users, Sophie’s emotional post seemed to be nothing else but an attempt to seek public attention. They reacted on Sophie’s tribute with a number of offensive comments, accusing her of faking her grieving process and being ‘too active’ on social media despite the tragedy in her family.

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Sophie Perry responds to haters

In her latest Instagram post, Luke Perry’s daughter finally broke her silence and responded to all haters, saying she “didn’t ask for this attention.”

Her post stated:

YES I am hurt and sad and crying and beside myself with what happened to my dad.

Sophie added she is not going to sit and cry all days long in her room because her dad wouldn’t want her to.

We still can’t figure it out how some people can be so cruel. The poor girl has just lost her beloved father, and instead of expressing their support, they criticize her, saying how exactly she should be grieving.

What do you think about all of this? We look forward to hearing your opinions.

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