Contrary to what Paris Match had announced yesterday, Alain Delon will not finally have his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles.
False Alert! While Paris Match had announced that Alain Delon would be entitled to his star on the most famous of Hollywood boulevards, the producer of the Hollywood Walk of Fame denied the information on Twitter.
After a reporter asked her to confirm that the announcement made by many French media was false, Ana Martinez replied: “Yes it is.“
And to add: “He was never even named. We can only take into account sent requests. It never happened. I am amazed that Paris Match wrote an article and did not call us for confirmation.“
Charles Aznavour will therefore remain, for the moment, the last Frenchman to be celebrated on the Californian promenade. He had won his star in 2017, a year before his death at 94.
In 2019, Alain Delon received an honorary Palme d’Or at Cannes: