Cedric The Entertainer’s hard work will finally be acknowledged by The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce as it has been announced that he will receive a star on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame. Cedric’s star will be apart of the upcoming 2019 class for his work in ‘Live Performances’. Currently, Cedric has been on the road for the ‘Comedy Get Down tour’ with fellow comedians George Lopez, DL Hughley, Eddie Griffin and the late Charlie Murphy before his passing. A date has yet to be announced for Cedric’s upcoming ceremony, congrats!
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced the Walk of Fame Class of 2019 on Monday. For film honors, Alan Arkin, Kristen Bell, Daniel Craig, Robert De Niro, Guillermo del Toro, Anne Hathaway, Lupita Nyong’o, Tyler Perry, and Gena Rowlands were selected. In the television category, 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 (posthumously) will receive stars along Hollywood Blvd. Recipients in the recording group include Michael Buble, Cypress Hill, the Lettermen, Faith Hill, Tommy Mottola, P!nk, and Teddy Riley. Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt, and Emmylou Harris will also receive a star together for “Trio,” and Jackie Wilson will be honored posthumously. Idina Menzel, Cedric the Entertainer, Judith Light, and Paul Sorvino will be recognized in the live theater/live performance category.