Calle de las Estrellas Madrid

Ever wanted to see Hollywood´s walk of fame?  Now Madrid has it´s own version!  The Calle de las Estrellas (Street of the Stars) will be on Martín de los Heros street in Madrid .  The Walk of Fame was inagurated June 27th and the stars on the street will be for the following people that have contributed to spanish cinema:

Pedro Almodovar, Alejandro Amenabar, Juan Antonio Bardem, Luis García Berlanga , Luis Buñuel, José Luis Garci, Pilar Miró, Carlos Saura, Fernando Trueba,  Imperio Argentina, Penelope Cruz, Carmen Maura, Sara Montiel, Emma Penella, Amparo Rivelles, Carmen Sevilla and Concha Velasco. Antonio Banderas, Javier Bardem, Fernando Fernan Gomez, Pepe Isbert, Alfredo Landa, Toni Leblanc, Paco Rabal and Fernando Rey

These directors, actors, etc complete the names of the 25 stars of granite, marble and steel designed by Oscar Mariné. One or two new stars will be added each year to the street.  The project was developed because Spain wants to call attention to their cinema and film industry.

Check it out!


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