After years of waiting, actress Carrie Fisher will finally receive her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Her friend Mark Hamill paid tribute to the late actress.
Carrie Fisher joins the Hollywood Walk of Fame
Carrie Fisher will finally receive, posthumously, his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Died in 2016, the interpreter of Princess Leia in Star wars in fact did not yet have its place on the floor of this emblematic avenue of the seventh art. An affront that has just been washed away, since she will receive its star in 2022. Last week, the full list of Hollywood Walk of Fame inductees was released. And for many fans, the name Carrie Fisher immediately stood out.
Besides Carrie Fisher, the 2022 vintage includes big names in the seventh art like Francis Ford Coppola, Willem Dafoe, Salma Hayek, Helen Hunt, Michael B Jordan, Ray Liotta, Jason Momoa or Tessa Thompson. On the television side, Bob Odenkirk and Norman Reedus also join the list of celebrities on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Ellen K., president of the Hollywood Walk of Fame, said of the inductees:
The jury did an incredible job choosing these very talented people
The tribute of Mark Hamill
Mark Hamill, who himself received his star in 2018, took the opportunity to pay tribute to her friend. On his Twitter account, the comedian posted some of his favorite photographs with Carrie Fisher. He also left a rather touching little message:
“I congratulate and salute the 38 new winners of the #HollywoodWalkOfFame. Welcome to the neighborhood! Lots of love and a very special greeting to my space sister Carrie Fisher, true incomparable, hilarious and irreverent force of nature. His star will shine from here for eternity. “
The actress is not the only one on the team Star wars to receive his star in 2022. Among the laureates, there is also Ewan McGregor who was selected, another member of the license distribution Star wars. The latter indeed embodied Obi-Wan Kenobi in the prelogy. A role that he will also resume in the series Obi-wan kenobi.