Christina Applegate is a star, and he or she lastly had the ceremony to show it. The actor was honored with a star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame on Nov. 14 surrounded by followers, household, and former costars, together with her “Useless to Me” costar Linda Cardellini. The occasion marked Applegate’s first public look since being identified with a number of sclerosis, a power situation affecting the central nervous system.
“A very powerful individual on this world is my daughter,” Applegate mentioned on the ceremony, holding again tears as she gave her speech. “You’re a lot greater than even you recognize. You’re so stunning and sort and loving and good and fascinating. I’m blessed daily that I get to get up and take you to your faculty . . . You’re my all the things. Thanks for standing beside me by way of all of this.” True to her humorousness, Applegate added, “Oh, by the way in which, I’ve a illness. Did you not discover? I am not even sporting footwear!”
Applegate’s “Married With Kids” costars Katey Sagal and David Faustino additionally spoke on the ceremony. An emotional Sagal mentioned, “You are not alone. We’re all right here.” Applegate first shared her prognosis in August 2021 by way of a brief assertion on Twitter. Extra lately, she’s spoken about filming the ultimate season of “Useless to Me” whereas coping with important signs, together with being unable to face for lengthy durations of time. “That is the primary time anybody’s going to see me the way in which I’m,” Applegate lately instructed The New York Occasions.
Now, it seems that Applegate is slowly changing into accustomed to her new regular, specializing in her therapeutic, and asking her Twitter followers for his or her opinions on her new “fancy” canes, which she hinted have been for a “essential ceremony.” (Thriller solved!) And as she tweeted again when she was initially identified, “It has been a tricky highway. However as everyone knows, the highway retains going. Except some assh*le blocks it.”
See extra photographs from her heartwarming ceremony beneath, and catch the ultimate season of “Useless to Me” when it hits Netflix on Nov. 17.