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Holy Anal Bum Cover!

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Simon_Cowbell, Oct 12, 2007.

  1. Simon_Cowbell

    Simon_Cowbell Active Member

    This line from story about Roger Moore getting his star on Hollywood Boulevard:

    Pierce Brosnan is the only other actor who played Bond on the big screen to receive a star on the Walk of Fame.

    Sean Connery doesn't have a star on the Walk of Fame?

    This cannot be true, right?
  2. Small Town Guy

    Small Town Guy Well-Known Member

    That does seem strange. Guess George Lazenby doesn't either.
  3. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    If Timothy Dalton doesn't have a star, I'm suing!

    (Don't you have to pay for those things or something? Connery probably throws the letter away every year).
  4. wickedwritah

    wickedwritah Guest

    You do have to pay, which is how hacks like Roseanne have stars.
  5. Simon_Cowbell

    Simon_Cowbell Active Member

    Holy shit. I did not know that.

    Connery's star-deserving greatness leaps yet again.
  6. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    I guess Connery didn't need to shell out 25K to feed his ego with a bogus star on the bogus Walk of Fame.

    The Walk of Fame is maintained by the self-financing Hollywood Historic Trust. In order for a person to get a star on the Walk of Fame, he or she must agree to attend a presentation ceremony within five years of selection, and a $25,000 fee must be paid to the Trust for costs such as security at the star ceremony;
  7. Simon_Cowbell

    Simon_Cowbell Active Member

    It's almost like the writer wanted to create a discussion with that line.
  8. Twoback

    Twoback Active Member

    Wait a second.
    You wanted to declare that "hacks" sometimes get Hollywood stars, and you skipped right over Jim Gray to call out Roseanne?
  9. kokane_muthashed

    kokane_muthashed Active Member

    Or Ryan Seacrest
  10. TwoGloves

    TwoGloves Active Member

    I love how celebrities talk about what an honor it is to be on the Walk of Fame. Give me a fucking break. You're on it because some sap forked out $25,000.
  11. expendable

    expendable Well-Known Member

    So, for $25,000, could we get "SportsJournalists.com" a star on the Walk?
  12. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    Some stars aren't willing to show up for one. I know Connery is on that list. I think Eastwood might be as well...
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