Batman co-creator Bob Kane will be receiving a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Announced by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, the Star will be unveiled in a ceremony at 11:30 a.m. PDT October 21 on Hollywood Boulevard. The event will be live-streamed at www.WalkOfFame.com. This posthumous honor will be given to Kane for the category of Motion Pictures, and be done in front of the Guiness World Records Museum.
“Kane’s creation of American cultural icon Batman is every child’s dream Super Hero. We are excited to honor the man who gave life to this great character,” said Walk of Fame Producer Ana Martinez. “Fans from all over the world have been waiting for this monumental day and we hope Kane’s shiny star forever inspires generations of creative minds.”
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice director Zack Snyder and DC co-publisher/artist Jim Lee will be on-hand for for the event.