Late Australian legend, Steve Irwin, will be honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, an honour that recognises the very best in the entertainment industry.
Hollywood’s Chamber of Commerce has offered a posthumous star to the famous Crocodile Hunter, 11 years after his tragic passing.
Taking to Twitter, Terri Irwin shared the exact moment the family found out the incredible news and we are
Bindi and Robert have both shared their excitement on Instagram:
“Dad changed the world by reaching out to people through their television screens to bring them on the adventure of a lifetime," Bindi wrote.
Robert stated, "I am so excited that everything he loved and was passionate about will carry on."
Australia Zoo has also voiced their joy on Facebook, writing:
“Today we’re beaming with pride as we announce that the original Wildlife Warrior will be honoured for his work on the big screen by receiving a Hollywood Star on the world famous Hollywood Walk of Fame.
“Through his wildlife documentary series, Steve brought conservation and education into people’s living rooms all over the world. His work inspired a whole new generation of Wildlife Warriors and stills inspires us today to continue his work and protect our precious wildlife. We’re so proud of you, Steve!
The Irwin family has a good three years to accept the offer.
The full list of entertainers who have been offered a 2018 star include: