Kenan Thompson To Be Honored With Hollywood Walk of Fame Star

Kenan Thompson To Receive Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame (Image: YouTube/Screenshot/SNL)

Kenan Thompson will be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his 30-year career.

The HWF made the announcement in an official press release on Monday (August 1), stating that the occasion would be live-streamed on the official Walk of Fame website at 11:30 a.m. PT on Thursday, August 11.

The event coincides with the comedian’s 20th anniversary on Saturday Night Live. He joined SNL in 2003, and his work on the show earned him an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.

He is also the longest-serving cast member of the famed sketch show.

Guest speakers for Kenan Thompson’s induction will include Josh Server, JB Smoove, and Leslie Jones. Ana Martinez, Producer of the Hollywood Walk of Fame, spoke about their latest inductee and the significance of Thompson’s impressive career.

Kenan Thompson will be honored with the 2,728th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the television classification.