‘The Rock’ Dwayne Johnson will be immortalised forever with a Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Dwayne Johnson aka “The People’s Champ” has become an even bigger star today after Variety and the Walk Of Fame Selection Committee announced he will be included in the Class of 2017 to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.
WWE showed their congratulations with the below statement;
The Rock joins an elite class of motion pictures honorees including Amy Adams, Ryan Reynolds, Chris Pratt and Goldie Hawn. The People’s Champ becomes the first former WWE Champion to receive a star on the legendary street. In 2008, WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his groundbreaking contributions to television.
See Dwayne Johnson and the rest of the Class of 2017 announced in the below video which was streamed live on the official Variety YouTube channel.
The Walk of Fame Selection Committee honors entertainers and personalities who contribute to motion pictures, television, radio, recording and live theater/performance. Also being honored in the recording category is WrestleMania XXIV performer John Legend.
For a full list of honorees, visit the official Hollywood Walk of Fame website.