Matlin is presented with her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for her work in the category of Motion Pictures. Friends Henry Winkler and Anne Sweeney serve as guest speakers at the ceremony.
You know what, I want to say this is a glorious day. I’m really humbled to be here today with all of you on this magnificent street of dreams, the Hollywood Walk of Fame. It was a long time coming, and thank you for holding my spot. Please make sure no one spits gum on my star.