Luther Vandross to receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced the 2013 Hollywood Walk of Fame honorees at a live press conference on Friday, June 22. This elite group of entertainment professionals is skilled in the categories of Motion Pictures, Television, Radio, Recording and Live Theatre/Live Performance. There are 24 recipients this year including Luther Vandross (Posthumous), Usher Raymond IV and Jennifer Hudson in the Recording category; Ellen DeGeneres, Katey Sagal and Matthew Perry for the Television group; Rick Baker, James Franco, Ron Howard and Helen Mirren for Motion Pictures; Olympia Dukakis and Penn & Teller for Theater/Live Performance; and Steve Harvey and Tom Kelly for Radio. The date for the 2013 ceremony is still to be determined, but you can see the full listing of the Hollywood Walk of Fame recipients here: www.walkoffame.com/pages/press.