The TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX honors Ben Stiller, the director and star of the upcoming drama The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
is James Thurber's classic story of a day-dreamer who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance and action. When his job along with that of his co-worker (Kristen Wiig) are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined.
Stiller, who's directing credits include Reality Bites
, The Cable Guy
, has starred in blockbusters including Flirting with Disaster
, There’s Something About Mary
, The Royal Tenenbaums
, Night at the Museum
, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
, Tower Heist
, Meet the Parents
, Meet the Fockers
, Little Fockers
, and Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story
Stiller also won an Emmy Award for the sketch comedy series The Ben Stiller Show
, which he directed and produced.
Watch the traditional handprint-footprint ceremony honoring Stiller from the TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX
About the Chinese Theatres
Since 1927, The TCL Chinese Theatre has been the home of the most important, star powered red carpet movie premieres and special events, where Hollywood’s biggest and brightest talents have come to watch their movies. The most famous movie theatre on the globe is world-renowned for its unique forecourt of the stars, featuring cement hand and footprints of major movie stars, from Marilyn Monroe to Brad Pitt, and numerous stars from all eras of Hollywood. In 2013, the main theatre was relaunched as the world’s largest IMAX® theatre.