“My Mother got shot, my brother murdered” – Niecy Nash writes as she received stars on Hollywood walk of fame.

Hollywood actress and comedian, Niecy Nash was on Wednesday honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Writing on her Instagram page after the unveiling ceremony, the actress recalled how her mother was shot and brother murdered.

"At 15 is saw my mother get shot. The day before my 23 birthday my only brother was murdered Had 3 kids then got divorced. Didn’t know one person in entertainment who could help me. But God!!! I believed what He told me about the call on my life... I’m crushing on this star today! I have been broken but not broken. Down but not out! Afraid but I pushed through “no matter what”. In these streets with a servants heart! If you know me you know that anytime I get a job I give a job(s). I’m not perfect but my faith in Him is. Still rockin my original teeth, too thick to fit a sample size but I get to play one of the flyest characters on tv “Hey Desna”, edges a little struggly but I got my @darealbbjudy Miracle Drops! Aye! I found the whole love of my life who leaned into my 3 kids, my mama & my dog. WONT He DO IT! Sometimes you gotta love on YOURSELF. ? I Love you Niecy Nash and I’m so proud of all you’ve accomplished. Bravo #ImmortalizedForever