Lupita Nyong'o To Receive Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

It looks like one of our favorite women warriors of Wakanda, Lupita Nyong'o, will be getting her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. 

The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced its class of 2019 on Monday with its Chairman and Walk of Famer Vin Di Bona stating in a press release

“The Walk of Fame Selection Committee is pleased to announce our newest honorees to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The Committee always tries to select a group of talented honorees that appeal in various genres of the entertainment world. I feel the Committee has outdone themselves and I know the fans, tourists and the Hollywood community will be pleased with our selections. We are excited to see each and every honoree’s face as they unveil that majestic star on Hollywood’s most famous walkway!"

Other honorees include Tyler Perry, Teddy Riley, Terrence Howard, and Cedric the Entertainer. See full list of honorees as reported by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce below: 

In the category of Motion Pictures:
Alan Arkin, Kristen Bell, Daniel Craig, Robert De Niro, Guillermo del Toro, Anne Hathaway, Lupita Nyong’o, Tyler Perry, and Gena Rowlands.

In the category of Television:
Alvin And The Chipmunks, Candice Bergen, Guy Fieri, Terrence Howard, Stacy Keach, Sid and Marty Krofft, Lucy Liu, Mandy Moore,  Dianne Wiest, and Julia Child (Posthumous).

In the category of Recording:
Michael Bublé, Cypress Hill, The Lettermen, Faith Hill, Tommy Mottola, Pink, Teddy Riley, Trio: Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris, and Jackie Wilson (Posthumous).

In the category of Live Theatre/Live Performance:
Idina Menzel, Cedric “The Entertainer”, Judith Light, and Paul Sorvino.

Congratulations to the Hollywood Walk of Fame class of 2019!  


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