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Shining Stars To Be Honoured at Canada’s Walk of Fame Celebration

Actor Jason Priestley.

Actor Jason Priestley hosts Canada’s Walk of Fame celebrations.

OCTOBER 18 The latest inductees to Canada’s Walk of Fame are feted with a red carpet celebration worthy of their achievements. This year’s honourees include Olympic hockey player Hayley Wickenheiser, actress Rachel McAdams, actor Ryan Reynolds, former UN high commissioner for human rights Louise Arbour, guitarist Jeff Healey and R&B musician The Weekend. Actor Jason Priestley hosts the ceremony at the Sony Centre, which will be televised later this year. Each recipient will unveil their new cement tribute, which is immortalized along King Street West (between John and Simcoe streets) and Simcoe Street (between King Street West and Wellington Street West). Visit canadaswalkoffame.com for a map of previous honourees such as soccer superstar Christine Sinclair, rock band Blue Rodeo, ballerina Karen Kain, actor Eugene Levy, basketball star Steve Nash, author Farley Mowat and game show host Alex Trebek. —Linda Luong

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