Several icons from the world of film, television and music are awarded stars on the icon Hollywood Walk of Famewith the likes of Marvel Studios President Kevin FeigeOscar winner Michelle Yeoh, the late great Chadwick Boseman and wonder woman Star Gal Gadot is expected to be inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame class of 2024. As confirmed by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce’s Walk of Fame selection panel, “These honorees were selected from hundreds of nominations to the committee.”
“Each year, the selection committee, made up of Walk of Fame peers, carefully selects a group of honorees representing diverse genres of the entertainment world,” Chair and Walk of Fame member Ellen K said in a statement. “The committee did it.” It was a great job selecting these very talented people. We can’t wait to see the reaction of all the honorees as they realize that by unveiling their star on the world’s most famous runway, they are becoming a part of Hollywood history!”
The Hollywood Walk of Fame class of 2024 consists in the Motion Picture category of Kevin Feige, Gal Gadot, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Chris Meledandri, Chris Pine, Christina Ricci, Michelle Yeoh and Chadwick Boseman, who will receive the award posthumously, sadly passed away in 2020 after a private battle with colon cancer.
The Small Screen in the Television category features Ken Jeong, Eugene Levy, Mario Lopez, Jim Nantz, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Michael Schur, Kerry Washington, among others, as well as Raúl De Molina and Lili Estefan, co-hosts of the television show , El Gordo y La Flaca, receive a star.
Recording featured Glen Ballard, Toni Braxton, Def Leppard, Charles Fox, Sammy Hagar, Brandy Norwood, Darius Rucker, Gwen Stefani and Andre ‘Dr. Dre’ Young is honored, while artists such as Jane Krakowski and iconic singer-songwriter Otis Redding receive a star in the Live Theater/Live Performance category. Finally, Angie Martinez will be honored in the radio category, while Billie Jean King and Carl Weathers will be honored in the sports entertainment category.
Michelle Yeoh won the Oscar for Best Actress last year
After a decade-long career on the big screen, Crouching tiger, hidden dragon Star Michelle Yeoh has finally received the Hollywood recognition she has long deserved. In addition to the star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Yeoh received the Academy Award for Best Actress for her starring role in the multiverse-exploring action/comedy/drama series The Movie. Everything everywhere at once.
“This is indeed a historic moment and I must thank the Academy for recognizing, embracing and truthfully representing diversity,” Yeoh said during her acceptance speech. “I think that’s something we’ve been working hard towards for a very long time, and tonight we friggin’ broke that glass ceiling. I challenged it through kung fu and destroyed it, and we need that because there are so many who felt unseen and unheard.”
Michelle Yeoh currently has several projects in the pipeline including a role in director James Cameron’s film avatar 3 And avatar 4