Macaulay Culkin, famous for portraying Kevin in Home Alone and Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, is set to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. This honor will make him the 2,765th star to be added to the Walk of Fame.
The organization shared the news on its Instagram account on November 15, stating, “Actor Macaulay Culkin will be honored with the 2,765th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday, December 1st, at 11:30 a.m. PT.” Additional details were provided in the post, mentioning that Culkin’s star will be located at 6353 Hollywood Blvd and categorized under Motion Pictures.
Steve Nissen, the president and CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce (HCC), will serve as the emcee for the event. Actresses Catherine O’Hara and Natasha Lyonne are scheduled to be speakers at the ceremony. The event on December 1 will be broadcast live on walkoffame.com.
Fans expressed their excitement about the news, with one person commenting on the post, “He deserves it! 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽 Good choice! Much respect for him!”
Fans commonly remarked, “Well-deserved,” in the comments, with one person expressing, “Yay! ❤️ 🙌 What took so long? And I thought he already had one 😮.”
Another comment read, “This is awesome 🙌🙌 we love him always.”
In addition to his iconic roles in the Home Alone franchise, Culkin has an impressive resume, featuring popular projects such as My Girl, Richie Rich, and The Good Son. Despite taking occasional breaks from acting, he made recent appearances in American Horror Story and The Righteous Gemstones, as well as lending his voice to some projects.
In his personal life, Culkin has been in a relationship with fellow actor Brenda Song since 2017, having met on the set of the film Changeland. They welcomed their son, named Dakota, in early 2021, and they got engaged in January 2022.
The couple has kept quiet about wedding details, but since their engagement, they have welcomed their second child, a son named Carson.