Actor Milo Ventimiglia achieved a milestone this week as he was honoured with Hollywood’s top honours: a star on the Walk of Fame. The stars are presented to honour artists of the entertainment industry and also act as a public monument.
The stars are given to musicians, actors, directors, producers, musical and theatrical groups, fictional characters, and others. Ventimiglia had his Walk of Fame ceremony on Monday, and his star was placed next to his This Is Us co-star Mandy Moore’s star
Milo Ventimiglia’s Walk Of Fame ceremony took place on Monday, January 10. The actor attended the ceremony with him This Is Us costars, Jon Huertas and Justin Hartley as well as Gilmore Girls creator Amy Sherman-Palladino.
As per People, Ventimiglia, during his speech and thanked the people in his life who have helped him get to that point.
He said, “I am the sum of many people who have been an important and impactful part of my life through the years.
This star represents a large group of people — it may say Milo Ventimiglia but it is actually made up of 26 years worth of names both in front of and behind the camera professionally and personally.”
On the work front, the actor is seen in NBC’s period drama series This Is Us playing Jack Pearson, the patriarch of a middle-class family in late 1980s early 1990s America. For his role as Jack Pearson, Ventimiglia received his first Emmy nomination in the category Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series. He will next be seen in the upcoming suspense thriller Devil’s Gate, alongside Amanda Schull.