Actor Daniel Craig was honored with a star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame on Wednesday.
“I by no means thought I’d hear myself saying this, however , it’s an absolute honor to be walked throughout in Hollywood,” joked the James Bond star.
“If happiness was measured by the corporate we hold, then me being on this pavement surrounded by all of those legends makes me a really, very, very completely happy man,” added Craig, whose closing outing as 007 is within the newly launched “No Time To Die.”
Craig is the 2,704th celebrity to be honored with a Hollywood star. His accolade sits simply steps away from one devoted to the late Roger Moore, who additionally performed Bond.
They’re situated on 7007 Hollywood Boulevard, a nod to the fictional British tremendous spy’s code quantity within the franchise.
Rami Malek, who performs Bond’s nemesis Safin in “No Time To Die,” paid tribute to Craig throughout Wednesday’s presentation.
“Everyone knows he’s an excellent actor, he’s devoted, he can deal with all his personal stunts with one hand tied behind his again and the opposite holding a Negroni,” Malek mentioned.
“However he’s as fastidious about his craft as he’s about his empathy for everybody round him,” Malek continued. “He has this means to carry these two probably opposing issues on the identical time — an unimaginable quantity of expertise and duty and an unimaginable heat and acute consciousness of what these round him want.”