Prince, Jessica Chastain, Jane Fonda, Colin Farrell and More Honored in 2025 Hollywood Walk of Fame

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The Hollywood Walk of Fame has unveiled its highly anticipated Class of 2025, celebrating over 30 luminaries from various entertainment sectors with stars on its iconic boulevard. This year’s honorees span the realms of motion pictures, television, live theatre/live performance, radio, recording, and sports entertainment, reflecting the diverse talents that have left indelible marks on popular culture.

In the motion picture category, the lineup includes acclaimed director John Carpenter, versatile actors Jessica Chastain, Colin Farrell, Jane Fonda, Emilio Estevez, Nia Long, Lisa Lu, Glynn Turman, Toni Vaz, and veteran actor Bill Duke. Each of these individuals has contributed significantly to the cinematic landscape through their performances and artistic contributions.

Television personalities joining the Walk of Fame this year encompass Fran Drescher, known for her iconic role in “The Nanny,” Lauren Graham of “Gilmore Girls” fame, renowned scientist and educator Bill Nye, comedic talents Molly Shannon and Sherri Shepherd, actor Courtney B. Vance, esteemed journalist Chris Wallace, and the creative duo of Trey Parker and Matt Stone, honored jointly in a double ceremony for their groundbreaking work on “South Park.”

In the recording category, music legends Fantasia, Depeche Mode, Los Bukis, The B-52s, Green Day, The Isley Brothers, Busta Rhymes, George Strait, Keith Urban, and the late Prince will receive stars. These artists have left enduring legacies in music, spanning genres from rock and pop to hip-hop and country, influencing generations of listeners worldwide.

For live theatre/live performance, ballet star Misty Copeland and actor Alan Cumming will be recognized for their exceptional contributions to the stage, while sports entertainment will see soccer icon David Beckham and baseball legend Orel Hershiser honored for their achievements on and off the field. Additionally, radio personality Adam Carolla will be celebrated for his impactful career in broadcasting.

The selection process, overseen by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors, culminated in the announcement of this prestigious class. Honorees have up to two years to schedule their star dedication ceremonies following their selection. The unveiling was made public by prominent figures including Niecy Nash, Joe Mantegna, Jimmy Jam, and Steven Nissen, President of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.

“The Walk of Fame has made history again! As Chairman of the Walk of Fame Selection Committee, I am thrilled to announce the distinguished honorees who will grace the iconic Walk of Fame in the Class of 2025. Each honoree truly embodies the essence of excellence in their respective fields,” remarked Peter Roth in a statement. “The committee and I cannot wait to see our honorees becoming part of this world-famous walkway!”


The Hollywood Walk of Fame, established in 1960, continues to honor outstanding achievements in the entertainment industry, immortalizing the contributions of artists, performers, and visionaries who have shaped entertainment culture. The addition of each new star not only commemorates individual achievements but also enriches the legacy of Hollywood as a global hub of creativity and innovation.

As the Walk of Fame prepares to welcome its Class of 2025, the anticipation builds for the forthcoming star ceremonies that will celebrate the diverse talents and enduring impact of this year’s honorees on the entertainment landscape and beyond.

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