The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce is proudly supporting Senate Bill 10 by Senator Jim Beall. This bill would provide $10M to create a state certification program for peer counseling—48 other states have already implemented their certification programs.
This week, the Hollywood Chamber recognizes Dubai Sauce as our Restaurant of the Week! Dubai Sauce is located in the heart of Hollywood and serves up Mediterranean food that is jam-packed with the Middle Eastern flavors you love! This fast-casual restaurant is a perfect place to hop in for lunch or to bring the whole family for dinner! Try their Kabob, Shawarma, and Gyro dishes as a plate or wrap. And if you need a second opinion, Dubai Sauce has been voted a best of Hollywood Blvd Restaurant by the Hungry & Fit blog. Take some time for lunch this week, or order Dubai Sauce for delivery!
This week, the Hollywood Chamber recognizes Pink’s as our Restaurant of the Week! Since 1939, Pink’s Hot Dogs has stood as a Hollywood landmark. Starting as a simple pushcart serving 50-100 hot dogs on a good day, Pink’s Hot Dogs has expanded to serving up over 2000 hot dogs daily to Angelenos and tourists at its well-known La Brea Avenue location!
A new group of entertainment professionals in the categories of Motion Pictures, Television, Live Theatre/Live Performance, Recording and Radio have been selected to receive stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the full list was announced today, June 20, 2019 at 12:30 P.M. by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce’s Walk of Fame Selection Committee. The newest honorees were chosen from hundreds of nominations at a selection committee meeting held in June and will be ratified by the Hollywood Chamber’s Board of Directors. Walk of Famer/actress/singer Vanessa Williams, a committee member for the 2019-2020 Selection Committee, announced the new honorees with Rana Ghadban, President & CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.
The selections were revealed to the world via live stream exclusively by VARIETY on www.walkoffame.com. The stream begins at 12:30 P.M. PDT.
“The Walk of Fame Selection Committee is pleased to announce our newest honorees to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. This year’s choices were particularly unique. We were able to recognize the talents of thirty-five artists who have already built a legacy here in Hollywood,” remarked Selection Committee Chair and Walk of Famer Vin Di Bona. “Also, we were able to celebrate many new talented artists who’ve touched our hearts in film, television, radio and a variety of musical categories” he added.
The Hollywood Walk of Fame Class of 2020 are:
In the category of MOTION PICTURES: Mahershala Ali, Batman, Ruth E. Carter, Laurence Fishburne, Chris Hemsworth, Spike Lee, Julia Roberts, Octavia Spencer, and Lina Wertmüller
In the category of TELEVISION: Christina Applegate, Andy Cohen, Cindy Crawford, Terry Crews, Harry Friedman, Kathie Lee Gifford, Nigel Lythgoe, Milo Ventimiglia, Burt Ward, Wendy Williams, Dr. Phil McGraw and Andy Kaufman (Posthumous)
In the category of RECORDING: Elvis Costello, Sir Lucian Grainge, Billy Idol, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, Alicia Keys, Andy Madadian, Mo Ostin, Bobby Rydell, Alejandro Sanz, Tanya Tucker and Muddy Waters (Posthumous)
In the category of LIVE THEATRE/LIVE PERFORMANCE: Dave Chappelle and Billy Porter
In the category of RADIO: Susan Stamberg
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce and its Walk of Fame Selection Committee congratulate all the honorees. Dates have not been scheduled for these star ceremonies. Recipients have two years to schedule star ceremonies from the date of selection. Upcoming star ceremonies are announced ten days prior to the dedication on www.walkoffame.com.
Our featured Restaurant of the Week is Inn Ann! Inn Ann, or “hidden retreat”, offers guests an intimate exploration into the culinary techniques, ingredients, and sensibilities of Japan. Featuring a Tasting Menu, Vegetarian Tasting Menu, Sushi Tasting Menu, and a la carte options, Inn Ann builds its menu from locally sourced ingredients found in Los Angeles Farmers Markets. Stop by this week for the latest seasonal creations!