Director John Waters is set to receive the 2,763rd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today, Monday, September 18, at 11:30 AM PT at 6644 Hollywood Boulevard. Waters will receive his star in the Motion Picture category.

Director John Waters and Divine at the opening of
Hairspray at the Senator Theatre, Baltimore

“John Waters has been a huge part of pop culture for many years,” says Ana Martinez, Producer of the Hollywood Walk of Fame. “As a director, he has created some of our historic and favorite film moments, and we’re thrilled to welcome him to our landmark location for this well-deserved and permanent tribute,” she added.

Joining emcee Marc Malkin for the star unveiling as guest speakers will be Ricki Lake, Mink Stole, and Greg Gorman.

If you weren’t able to watch the ceremony in person or via the live-stream, here’s the recording. Enjoy!

Learn about the Hollywood Walk of Fame’s long history.

Photo: Greg Gorman