Thursday 11 August 2022 09:58 PM Kenan Thompson receives star on the Walk Of Fame trends now

Thursday 11 August 2022 09:58 PM Kenan Thompson receives star on the Walk Of Fame trends now
Thursday 11 August 2022 09:58 PM Kenan Thompson receives star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame trends now

Thursday 11 August 2022 09:58 PM Kenan Thompson receives star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame trends now

Kenan Thompson solidified his status as a showbiz icon as he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday.

The entertainment legend, 44, was praised by the likes of his former Saturday Night Live co-star Leslie Jones, and was joined at the ceremony by his two daughters Georgia, eight, and Gianna, four. 

Kenan could not hide his happiness as he posed alongside his little girls alongside his newly minted star.

Career milestone! Kenan Thompson solidified his status as a showbiz icon as he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday

Career milestone! Kenan Thompson solidified his status as a showbiz icon as he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday

Just as the star was about to be unveiled, Kenan appeared on pins and needles as he pressed his hands together and waited for the big reveal.

Leslie, meanwhile, appeared to be capturing the whole thing on her phone.

She wore a bright red dress, while Kenan looked smart in a navy blue suit and gold bow tie.

Once the star was fully unveiled, the actor proudly posed beside his honor.

Doting dad: Thompson was joined at the ceremony by his two daughters Georgia, eight, and Gianna, four

Doting dad: Thompson was joined at the ceremony by his two daughters Georgia, eight, and Gianna, four

Highly anticipated! Just as the star was about to be unveiled, Kenan appeared on pins and needles as he pressed his hands together and waited for the big reveal

Highly anticipated! Just as the star was about to be unveiled, Kenan appeared on pins and needles as he pressed his hands together and waited for the big reveal

Aww! The comic adorably showed off his star to his daughters

Aww! The comic adorably showed off his star to his daughters 

He adorably showed his daughters the star as they sat beside him on the red carpet.  

In addition to remarks made by Leslie, Kenan's former All That co-star Josh Server also took to the podium.

Kenan revealed on his podcast, You Already Know, that his star had been placed next to Lorne Michaels, the creator of Saturday Night Live. 

LOL! Kenan's former SNL co-star Leslie Jones appeared to be cracking up behind the podium

LOL! Kenan's former SNL co-star Leslie Jones appeared to be cracking up behind the podium 

Kenan is All That! The actor's former All That co-star Josh Server also delivered some remarks

Kenan is All That! The actor's former All That co-star Josh Server also delivered some remarks 

'Me being next to Lorne is like being next to a boss, you know what I'm saying, and I definitely have a boss mentality,' he explained. 

The Good Burger actor previously expressed his thrill to be given a star during an interview on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!

'That's just crazy,' he stated. 'Like, I still consider myself just, you know, Kenan from Atlanta.' 

Strike a pose: The group assembled together alongside JB Smoove

Strike a pose: The group assembled together alongside JB Smoove

Aww: Kenan looked after his little girls as they sat amongst the crowd

Aww: Kenan looked after his little girls as they sat amongst the crowd 

Kenan's career has been soaring as of late, with the actor recently named the host of the upcoming 2022 Emmy Awards. 

It marks the first time Kenan will

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