Today, iconic comedian Dick Gregory will be honored by his peers with a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame in Los Angeles. Last June, it was revealed that Gregory will be receiving what many have voiced as his past due star. Celebrities who have been invited include Nick Cannon, Louis Gossett Jr., and George Lopez. Thanks to Walk Of Fame official site, fans who can’t attend the ceremony will be able to catch it live. Sit tight, coverage begins, 11:30 AM PST.
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that Dick Gregory will be honored with the 2,542nd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday, February 2, 2015. The star in the category of Live Theatre/Performance will be dedicated at 1650 Vine Street near Hollywood & Vine. “We are proud to honor Dick Gregory with a star on the Walk of Fame during Black History month. He has given so much to the world with his wisdom through his work in entertainment,” stated Leron Gubler, President of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce and emcee of the ceremonies.
Update: Dick Gregory gives his speech