Nick Nolte, 76, gets Star on the Walk of Fame

Veteran star Nick Nolte has, at the age of 76, finally got his star on the Walk of Fame.

The three-time Oscar nominee was honored at a special ceremony on Boulevard on Monday.

He was joined by his son Brawley, 31, and daughter Sophie, 10, along with other extended family members.

Finally: Nick Nolte, 76, was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in a special ceremony on Monday 

Finally: Nick Nolte, 76, was honored with a star on the Walk of Fame in a special ceremony on Monday 

Nolte was sharply dressed in a black two-piece suit with a crisp white shirt and gold tie.

He sported a bushy white beard and a good head of hair. 

Fame came somewhat late in life for the Nebraska-born actor who was 35 when he was cast in thew 1976 ABC miniseries Rich Man, Poor Man which brought him an Emmy nomination for outstanding lead actor.

He went on to star in the big screen comedies 48 Hours and Down and Out in Beverly Hills, the sexy thriller The Deep and the film adaptation of John Steinbeck's classic cannery Row. 

Dapper: Nolte was sharply dressed in a black two-piece suit with a crisp white shirt and gold tie. He sported a bushy white beard and a good head of hair

Dapper: Nolte was sharply dressed in a black two-piece suit with a crisp white shirt and gold tie. He sported a bushy white beard and a good head of hair

Father and son: The veteran star was joined by his son Brawley, 31, who has also worked occasionally as an actor

Father and son: The veteran star was joined by his son Brawley, 31, who has also worked occasionally as an actor

Family affair: On hand, too, was his daughter Sophie, 10, her mother and his fourth wife Clytie Lane and Brawley's wife and daughter

Family affair: On hand, too, was his daughter Sophie, 10, her mother and his fourth wife Clytie Lane and Brawley's wife and daughter

Nolte was first nominated for an Academy Award for his leading role in The Prince of Tides, opposite Barbra Streisand who also directed the 1991 feature. He starred as a troubled man who falls in love with his sister's psychiatrist.

He received a second best actor Oscar nod for his portrayal of a

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