Ahead of internet hosting the 2022 Emmy Awards subsequent month, practically 20-year Saturday Night Live veteran Kenan Thompson was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Thursday.
His former SNL co-star Leslie Jones was readily available to Help unveil the stroll’s 2,728th star. They have been additionally joined by comic and actor JB Smoove, and Josh Server, who starred with a younger Kenan on the Nickelodeon present All That.
“When we were kids, Kenan had this confidence,” Server mentioned whereas on the podium with Kenan and his younger daughters, Georgia and Gianna. “So many of us spend years trying to find who were are, and what makes us unique and special … Kenan just had that.”
“We are brothers,” Server mentioned, “The world is a happier, funnier place because of those rare gifts you shared with us all.”
For his half, Kenan mentioned, “From the bottom of my heart … It’s really been my pleasure. I do comedy. It’s fun, I don’t see it as work … I just wanna be a good partner in the world, a good human being.”
He additionally promised to high-five all of the followers who lined up alongside the well-known road.
Thompson’s star is situated at 6627 Hollywood Blvd., “right next to the GOAT, Lorne Michaels,” he mentioned of his SNL boss.
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