The Walk of Fame is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year and says the singer-songwriter who rose to fame with hits like Complicated and Sk8er Boi will be one of the notable Canadians it will honor.
The 25th anniversary of Canada’s Walk of Fame will be celebrated on December 2.
Avril Lavigne is among the five recently announced inductees on Canada’s Walk of Fame.
The Walk of Fame is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, and it says the singer-songwriter who rose to fame with hits like Complicated and Sk8er Boy he will be one of the notable Canadians honored.
The prolific Cree/Metis actress Tantoo Cardinal will also receive a star on the Walk of Fame in downtown Toronto in recognition of a career that has spanned five decades and will see her star in the next Martin Scorsese film. Assassins of the Moon Flower.
So will philanthropist and TV industry figurehead Gary Slaight, as well as Michael Budman and Don Green, the co-founders of the outdoor lifestyle brand Roots.
Canada’s Walk of Fame will celebrate its anniversary with a special event scheduled for December 2, which will air on CTV at a later date.
The organization previously announced that NHL star Connor McDavid and television commentator Rick Mercer would be inducted this year.
It says it will announce more members in the coming months.