The 2018 class for the Hollywood Walk of Fame was announced by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Committee this past Thursday, and some of our favorite celebrities officially snagged a Hollywood Star! Most celebrities were definitely star-struck when they heard the big news. With the excitement of the announcement, many celebrities took to social media to share their excitement with the world. The list includes:Taraji P Henson, RuPaul, Al Yankovic, Lin Manuel, Bindi Irwin
According to the official Hollywood Walk of Fame’s site, anyone can nominate a celebrity for a star, as long as the celebrity’s management team is in agreement with the nomination. The nomination, sent by mail, has to also include a letter of agreement from the celebrity or the celebrity’s representative. The Chamber of Commerce committee then considers those nominations for selection. There are more than 2,600 stars on Hollywood Boulevard. The dates of when the stars’ ceremonies will take place have yet to be announced.
The full list of honorees can be found below:
In the category of MOTION PICTURES: Jack Black, Kirsten Dunst, Jeff Goldblum, F. Gary Gray, Mark Hamill, Jennifer Lawrence, Gina Lollobrigida, Minnie Mouse, Nick Nolte and Zoe Saldana.
In the category of TELEVISION: Anthony Anderson, Gillian Anderson, Lynda Carter, Simon Cowell, RuPaul Charles, Taraji P. Henson, Eric McCormack, Ryan Murphy, Niecy Nash, Mandy Patinkin, Shonda Rhimes and posthumously: Steve Irwin.
In the category of RECORDING: Mary J. Blige, Sir Richard Branson, Petula Clark, Harry Connick, Jr., Ice T, Snoop Dogg, Carrie Underwood and “Weird Al” Yankovic.
In the category of RADIO: Steve Jones
In the category of LIVE THEATRE/LIVE PERFORMANCE: Charles Aznavour, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Bernie Mac.
Congrats to you all!
Written By:Ashley Nicole