Grauman's Chinese Theatre handprints

A large collection of celebrity handprints is available at Hollywood Boulevard in Grauman’s Chinese Theatre.

Since 1927 this theatre has been drawing crowds in Hollywood with their unusual handprint collection. Over four million tourists flock to the location each year. The Walk of Fame stars passes right in front (see the first photo below), and the famed forecourt features handprints from stars ranging from Sophia Loren (see photo above) and Doris Day (see 2nd photo below) to Brad Pitt & Arnold Schwarzenegger. Just be prepared to rub elbows with other onlookers, as the entrance can get awfully crowded.

STARS INCLUDED (1927-2010):

– A few of the males are: Nicolas Cage, George Clooney, Sean Connery (James Bond), Matt Damon, Johnny Depp, Robert Duvall, Morgan Freeman, Tom Hanks, Eddie Murphy, Al Pacino, Brad Pitt, Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter), Arnold Schwarzenegger, Christopher Walken, Denzel Washington, and so many more;

– A few of the females are: Julie Andrews, Cher, Doris Day, Rhonda Fleming, Whoopi Goldberg, Sherry Lansing, Sophia Loren, Ali McGraw, Marilyn Monroe, Debbie Reynolds, Susan Saradon, Meryl Streep, Elizabeth Taylor, Emma Watson, and so many more.

An overview of the 200+ stars is available at Wikipedia.

Find more examples of celebrity hands & handprints:

MOVIESTARS HANDSARTISTS HANDS – MUSICIANS HANDS

SPORTS LEGENDS HANDS – POLITICIANS HANDS


 
 

 

Doris Day’s handprint was made in 1961.

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Famous hands: the hand of a celebrity

Famous hands: what does the celebrity’s hand reveal?

Hands reveal a lot more than one could expect about a celebrity! Various sources on the internet present interesting materials about the famous hands of celebrities, including: high quality hand photos, handprints & sometimes even the fingerprints!

The following 2 sources present both a long list (20+) of article focussed on the hands of famous celebrities:

• 1 – Famous hands: the hand of celebrities
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