Orlando exploded onto our screens as Legolas in The Lord of the Rings, back in 2001 and has never looked back. This year he will be delighting fans as he reprises the role of Legolas in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.
Announcing the honourees yesterday, David Green, Chairman of the Walk of Fame selection committee, said,
“We have a great mix of celebrities and industry executives who have made Hollywood what it is today – one of the greatest entertainment destinations in the world. The new selections will bring great joy and fond memories for those millions who visit Hollywood each year!”
Other actors to be honoured with Orlando are Ray Dolby, Sally Field, Jack H. Harris, Jessica Lange, Matthew McConaughey, Liam Neeson, Paul Mazursky and Tom Sherak, says AceShowbiz.