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'Mom' actress Allison Janney receives star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

'Mom' actress Allison Janney receives star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

The Hollywood Walk of Fame awarded its 2,590th star Monday morning, commemorating the career of veteran stage and screen actress Allison Janney.

On hand to celebrate the moment were two men integral to Janney’s work on television.

The first, Richard Schiff, co-starred with Janney on “The West Wing” and thrilled the audience with a tale about the phone call that led to his presence at the ceremony that day.

“’I know you hate this stuff, but I’m getting a star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame and I know you hate it but I’m asking you to speak for me and you don’t have to say anything, just be...

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