Elvis Duran, Ice Cube, John Legend, Hall And Oates Among Hollywood Walk Of Fame Class Of 2017
June 28, 2016 at 4:30 PM (PT)
PREMIERE NETWORKS and iHEARTMEDIA Top 40 WHTZ (Z100)/NEW YORK morning man ELVIS DURAN, along with ICE CUBE, JOHN LEGEND, HALL AND OATES, *NSYNC, NEW EDITION, and the late SELENA are among the celebrities to receive stars in their honor on the HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME, the selection committee announced TODAY (6/28).
DURAN is the only radio personality to be honored this year. Additional recording industry honorees include music executive CLARENCE AVANT and the late movie and TV composer JERRY GOLDSMITH.
Movie celebrities to be honored include AMY ADAMS, JASON BATEMAN, GOLDIE HAWN, DWAYNE JOHNSON, CHRIS PRATT, producer/director BRETT RATNER, RYAN REYNOLDS, horror movie creator GEORGE A. ROMERO, MARK RUFFALO, and RITA WILSON.
Television honorees include TYRA BANKS, ANDRE BRAUGHER, soap opera producer/composer KEN CORDAY, director LEE DANIELS, HUGH LAURIE, EVA LONGORIA, celebrity chef WOLFGANG PUCK, KERI RUSSELL, producer HAIM SABAN, GEORGE SEGAL, SARAH SILVERMAN, and JEFFREY TAMBOR.
And for live performers, magician CRISS ANGEL, comedian/ventriloquist JEFF DUNHAM, and conductor GUSTAVO DUDAMEL will be honored.
"The Walk of Fame Selection Committee is thrilled to announce our newest honorees to the HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME. The Committee looked carefully at each nominee and we feel that we have selected a great group of talent that will appeal to the tastes of many fans around the world,” said HOLLYWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Walk of Fame Selection Committee Chair VIN DI BONA. “As a Walk of Famer myself, I know these honorees will look back at the day of their ceremony and remember it with fond memories shared with family and friends, and of course, the fans. We look forward to their big day as the WALK OF FAME Class of 2017 become part of Hollywood history on this famous Walk."