Lucy Liu to Receive a Hollywood Walk of Fame Star

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Lucy Liu is finally getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.It has been confirmed by Ana Martinez, producer of the Hollywood Walk of Fame, that actress and director, Lucy Liu, will receive a star on May 1. The Elementary actress’s star will be placed next to the star of Asian American actress, Anna May Wong. Martinez said Wong was “the first Chinese American actress to grace Hollywood’s film screens.” This honor will make Lucy Liu the second Asian-American woman to be named on the Walk of Fame.

“When we place Walk of Fame stars, we love to juxtapose Hollywood’s golden age icons with the role models who represent the exciting shifts taking place in the film industry whenever we can,” she said.

Lucy Liu is known for several television shows including Elementary, Difficult People, and Why Women Kill. As well as several film roles including Charlie’s Angels, Kill Bill, and Lucky Number Slevin.

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