Kobe Bryant Joins George Clooney, Marilyn Monroe at Grauman's Chinese Theater
He's the second person outside the movie industry to be honored.
Kobe Bryant being honored at the Grauman's Chinese Theater in Hollywood. (KTLA-TV / February 19, 2011)
Hollywood Boulevard was partially closed Saturday afternoon for the ceremony in the theater's iconic Forecourt of the Stars, which was led by comedians Jimmy Kimmel and George Lopez.
Bryant is the first athlete and the second person outside of the movie industry to be honored at the theater. The other is Rosa Grauman, the mother of the theater's founder, Sid Grauman.