The nomination period for the Hollywood Walk Of Fame has passed. Please check back later in the year for nominating a star for the class of 2021.
The Walk of Fame includes five categories:
- Motion Pictures
- Live Theatre/Performance
All Nominations must include the following documents with the application:
- Photo of the nominee
- Brief bio of nominee - no more than 5 pages
- Nominee's qualifications
- List of contributions to the community and civic-oriented participation
- Letter of agreement from the nominee or his/her management
The committee will select approximately about 30 names for insertion into the Walk. Nomination of an individual or group must be approved by the Walk of Fame Committee, sometimes requiring several annual nominations before a nominee is selected to receive a star. The most qualified artists nominated are eligible for a star to be installed in the Walk during the subsequent year. Those not selected for the current year are requested to resubmit for the following nomination period.
The criteria for receiving a star consists of the following:
- professional achievement
- longevity of five years or more
- contributions to the community and
- the guarantee that the celebrity will attend the dedication ceremony if selected.
- Posthumous awards require a five-year waiting period.
After the Walk of Fame Committee has made its selections, the Chamber's Board of Directors also vote to approve the star and then for a final vote, the names are submitted to the City of Los Angeles' Board of Public Works Department.
All honorees must be approved by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, the decisions of which are final and entirely within the Chamber's Discretion. Nomination and selection procedures, forms, and qualifications are guidelines only, entirely within the Chamber's discretion, and are subject to change at any time, without notice.
Special Rules for Performing Duos and Groups:
The current owner(s) of a performing duo or group name must consent in writing to the nomination before it will be considered. The names of all group members, past and present, must be included on the nomination form. The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to condition award and installation of any star honoring a duo or group on its discretionary satisfaction with the sponsor's arrangements regarding honorees and the installation ceremony.
If selected for a star, all musical groups must add Hollywood Chamber of Commerce as additional insured.
After reading FAQ, if you still have any questions, please email Ana Martinez. Or you can call (323) 469-8311 and ask for Ana Martinez.
Hollywood citizens and tourists alike look forward to each dedication ceremony with eager anticipation.
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Bruce Willis is multi-talented actor, producer, and musician. Starting an acting career in television in the 1980s, Willis has since appeared in over 85 movies and is one of Hollywood’s favorite action hero and box office magnet.
1985 - Moonlighting
1987 - Blind Date
1988 - Die Hard
1990 - Die Hard 2
1992 - Death Becomes Her
1994 - Pulp Fiction
1995 - Twelve Monkeys
1995 - Die Hard with a Vengeance
1997 - The Fifth Element
1998 - Armageddon
1999- The Sixth Sense
2000 - The Whole Nine Yards
2000 - Unbreakable
2000 - Friends (TV Series) guest star
2003 - Tears of the Sun
2005 - Sin City (2005)
2007 - Live Free or Die Hard
2010 - The Expendables
2010 - RED
2012 - The Expendables 2
2012 - Looper
2012 - A Good Day to Die Hard
2013 - RED
2014 - Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
2018 - Death Wish
1986 - People's Choice Award, Favorite Male Performer in a New TV Program, Moonlighting
1987 - Golden Globe, Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series, Moonlighting
1987 - Emmy Award, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, Moonlighting
2000 - Emmy Award, Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series, Friends
2000 - People's Choice Award, Favorite Motion Picture Star in a Drama, The Sixth Sense
2006 - Officer of the French Order of Arts and Letters
2013 - Commander of the French Order of Arts and Letters
2002 - Spokesman for Children in Foster Care appointed by President George W. Bush
Check out the new Hollywood Chamber Walk of Fame Reception Guide.