Getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame isn't a cake walk

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  • 34 new stars will be added to the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2017
  • Each star costs $30,000

(CNN)Landing a movie or a TV series might be easier for some celebrities than getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, Eva Longoria and Goldie Hawn are among the 34 entertainers selected to receive a new star in 2017, but hundreds of other well known applicants were declined.