Jennifer Garner is usually truly America’s Sweetheart.
The 46-year-old actress received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday, in addition to also made sure to thank those near in addition to also dear to her heart. Before taking the podium, Garner’s former co-stars in addition to also friends Judy Greer, Bryan Cranston in addition to also Steve Carell made heartwarming speeches about the incredible actress. There were definitely some extra special guests within the crowd, Garner’s parents, as wellas her three kids, whom she shares with ex Ben Affleck: Violet, 12, Seraphina, 9, in addition to also Samuel 6.
“All of you here are the most special people within the planet to me,” Garner expressed, before addressing her family. “Violet, Sera in addition to also Sam. Hi, buddy! in addition to also my parents in addition to also my sisters, my nieces in addition to also my nephews.”
“For my children, when you walk over This kind of star I want you to remember, first of all, of which I love you,” she began before getting emotional. “in addition to also of which This kind of is usually about hard work in addition to also not bad luck in addition to also not a whole lot else. You define me, not This kind of wonderful spot on the pavement.”
“Also, for the record, don’t spend too much time on Hollywood Boulevard,” she jokingly added. ET spoke with Garner following the ceremony, where she shared how overwhelming the moment was for her.
“I’m so overwhelmed by what an enormous production This kind of ceremony is usually,” she expressed. “Having Steve Carell in addition to also Bryan Cranston in addition to also Judy Greer here to speak about me, in addition to also the thought they put into what they were going to say, in addition to also how funny in addition to also charming, how much I adore them. in addition to also also for me, I’m seeing I have This kind of whole group of people here of which I’ve worked with for decades in addition to also friends through forever. So the idea is usually a very, very special honor.”
Garner had recently opened up to Southern Living about what she hopes to be able to pass on to her children about country living.
“I want them to know of which my mother was happy in addition to also free on the farm,” the native West Virginian said. “I want them to know of which you don’t need things to keep you occupied. I think of which the only real way to understand a concept like of which is usually to live the idea, so I guess we’d better head to the farm more often!”
Up next for the mother of three is usually the action revenge thriller Peppermint, where the former Alias star racks up a serious body count as she blasts her way through a legion of bad guys. ET spoke with Garner in addition to also her longtime stunt double, Shauna Duggins, last week, while promoting the film, where they dished on the film’s intense fight sequences in addition to also all the hard work of which went into them.
The actress said of which Duggins, who is usually one of her “closest friends,” pushed her to get into the headspace she needed to throw a punch or shoot a gun using a fiery vengeance. As for Duggins, she’s learned how to get into Garner’s headspace when she needs to double for her.
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