Macaulay Culkin, the beloved child star who rose to fame in the 1990s with his role in the hit movie “Home Alone,” made a rare public appearance with his two sons at his Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony on Friday.
Culkin, 43, was joined by his fiancée Brenda Song, 34, and their two sons, Dakota, 2, and an infant son whose name has not been publicly disclosed. The couple has been notoriously private about their lives, and this marked the first time they had been photographed together with their children.
Culkin was visibly emotional as he accepted his star, and he gave a heartfelt speech in which he thanked his family, friends, and fans for their support.
“I’m so grateful to be here today,” he said. “I’ve been working in this industry since I was a kid, and I never thought I’d be lucky enough to have a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. This is truly an incredible honor.”
Culkin also took a moment to thank his fiancée and their children.
“I’m so lucky to have Brenda and our boys in my life,” he said. “They’re my everything.”
The ceremony was attended by a number of Culkin’s former co-stars, including Catherine O’Hara, who played his mother in “Home Alone,” and Natasha Lyonne, who starred with him in “Uncle Buck.”
Culkin’s star is the 2,765th to be added to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. It is located at 6777 Hollywood Boulevard.
Macaulay Culkin’s Journey to Stardom
Macaulay Culkin was born in New York City on August 26, 1980. He began his acting career at the age of 4, appearing in a number of off-Broadway plays.
In 1990, Culkin landed the role of Kevin McCallister in “Home Alone,” which became one of the highest-grossing films of all time. Culkin’s performance in the film earned him critical acclaim and made him an international star.
Culkin continued to act throughout the 1990s, starring in a number of successful films, including “Home Alone 2: Lost in New York,” “The Good Son,” and “Richie Rich.”
In recent years, Culkin has taken a step back from acting. He has appeared in a few independent films and television shows, but he has largely focused on other projects, such as his podcast “Bunny Ears.”
Brenda Song and Their Family
Culkin began dating Brenda Song in 2017. The couple welcomed their first child, Dakota, in April 2021. They announced the birth of their second son in March 2023.
Song is an actress who has appeared in a number of television shows and films, including “The Suite Life of Zack & Cody,” “Secret Society of Second Born Royals,” and “Dollhouse.”
Culkin and Song have kept their relationship relatively private, but they have been photographed together on a number of occasions. They have also expressed their love for each other in social media posts.
Culkin’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony
Culkin’s Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony was a heartwarming event that celebrated his contributions to the film industry. It was also a special occasion for Culkin’s family, as it marked the first time they had all been photographed together in public.
Culkin’s star is a reminder of his incredible talent and the impact he has had on popular culture. He is a true Hollywood icon, and his star will be a cherished landmark for years to come.