Check out the 7 most cringeworthy moments in the history of the MTV Video Music Awards here!

Namaqua festival shut down due to fears of racial tension at Steve Hofmeyr’s proposed performance

Javier Bardem gets Hollywood star

2012-11-09 12:48
 
Javier Bardem
Los Angeles - Javier Bardem became the latest celebrity to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday.

The Skyfall actor, who is married to fellow Spanish star Penelope Cruz, was joined by his James Bond director Sam Mendes as well as fellow castmates Naomie Harris and Berenice Marlohe at the ceremony where the modest 43-year-old actor allegedly admitted he was "so embarrassed" to be honoured with the prestigious accolade.

According to E! News, Javier's acceptance speech was full of humour and he even poked fun at his broken nose which he reportedly received in a bar fight several years ago.

Follows in Penelope's footsteps

"Javier Bardem Day. That's so cool. And what's that like? Does everyone have to walk with a broken nose around Hollywood Boulevard," he said in his acceptance speech.

Javier follows in the footsteps of his beautiful wife of more than two years Penelope, who received her Hollywood star in April 2011, but was not present at her husband's ceremony.

The 38-year-old actress was presented with her honour from her Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides co-star Johnny Depp.

Javier's star is located in front of the El Capitan Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard.

- BangShowBiz

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
 

Recent News

When Jane sets out to meet Adam things don't go as expected in the short film, Eenrigting. Read More »
Add your review

A former child model accusing X-Men director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii said he wants to dismiss the lawsuit. Read More »
Add your review

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.