Christina Applegate attended her Hollywood Walk of Popularity ceremony on Monday, Nov. 14, which notably marked the Emmy victor’s initial public look given that revealing her multiple sclerosis medical diagnosis in springtime 2021. Applegate was initially set to receive her celebrity on the Walk of Fame in 2020, yet the pandemic delayed the ceremony. She revealed her MS diagnosis on Twitter in 2021 amid production on the third and last season of her Netflix comedy “Dead to Me.”
Before Applegate’s appearance, she was honored at the Walk of Popularity event by her “Married … with Kid” co-stars Katey Sagal as well as David Faustino. Sagal choked up when she informed Applegate, “You’re not alone. We’re all below.” Applegate’s “Dead to Me” co-star Linda Cardellini as well as creator Liz Feldman were additionally handy to commemorate Applegate.
Applegate took to the podium at the Walk of Popularity ceremony helped by Sagal, who stayed on stage with her throughout her speech. Applegate broke down in splits while talking about her daughter and also thanking her for sustaining her with her MS medical diagnosis.
” The most important person in this world is my little girl,” Applegate said. “You are a lot greater than also you understand. You are so attractive and kind as well as wise and interesting. I’m blessed daily that I reach get up as well as take you to college … thanks for standing by me with every one of this.”
Applegate called of her fans in attendance “stunning” and included, “Every one of you. I love you [all] so much.”
In an interview with Selection ahead of the Stroll of Fame ceremony, Applegate said filming the last season of “Dead to Me” while battling MS was “hard as you would potentially assume it would certainly be.” The actor had to use a mobility device to get to set.
” I obtained identified while we were working,” Applegate said. “I had to call everyone and also resemble, ‘I have multiple sclerosis individuals. Like, what the fuck!’ And afterwards it had to do with sort of learning– everybody learning– what I was mosting likely to can doing.”
” Dead to Me” Period 3 debuts Nov. 17 on Netflix, and also it will certainly be the very first new project of Applegate’s released following her news concerning MS. “People are visiting me for the very first time as an impaired person, and also it’s very hard,” Applegate told Selection about the program debuting and her first public appearances, which is additionally set to consist of the “Dead to Me” best on Nov. 15
Applegate teased her public looks in a viral Twitter post released last month. The actor installed a photo of various walking sticks she was thinking about making use of on the red carpets.
” This will certainly be my first time out since detected with MS,” Applegate wrote on Twitter at the time. “Walking sticks are now part of my new typical.