It’s been a big couple of months in Hollywood for actress Jennifer Aniston. She placed her hands in wet cement in the courtyard of Grauman’s Chinese Theaterin July 2011. Her movie Horrible Bosses had recently premiered at a red-carpet event at the historic theater. And today, timed to coincide with her upcoming Wanderlust release, the popular actress is receiving a star in front of the W Hotel near the corner of Hollywood & Vine. The film and television actress has earned an Emmy award, a Golden Globe award and a Screen Actor’s Guild award, as well as five People’s Choice Awards.
The Hollywood Walk of Famecelebrates and honors entertainers in five different categories: motion picture, television, radio broadcasting, live entertainment and music. Since 1960 the pink terrazzo and gold-outlined stars have been placed along Hollywood Boulevard for adoring fans to meet and mingle with their favorite “stars.” Although Jennifer played Rachel Green on the popular sitcom Friends for 10 years, she is receiving her star is in the motion picture category, due to her successful transition to a busy film career.
Maybe Jennifer Aniston isn’t your cup of tea, but there are now 2,462 stars on the Boulevard. You can Star Searchright here for your favorite Walk of Famer.