Debra Messing becomes latest Jewish Hollywood Star of Fame honoree

The ''Will and Grace'' star was honored for her work in television.

October 8, 2017 19:02
Debra Messing receiving her Hollywood Star of Fame, October 2017

Debra Messing receiving her Hollywood Star of Fame, October 2017. (photo credit: MARIO ANZUONI/REUTERS)


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''Will and Grace'' star Debra Messing received her Hollywood Walk of Fame star on Friday, becoming the latest in the tribe to be honored with the plaque.

"I never dreamed this could happen. I've fulfilled all of my dreams,'' Messing told Entertainment Tonight.

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She joins a long list of Jewish honorees, including Paula Abdul, Leonard Bernstein, Goldie Hawn, and Sarah Silverman. 

Messing's most famous character, Grace Adler, is also Jewish.

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