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The Hollywood sign is going to look jolly good on its 100th anniversary

the iconic Hollywood sign gets a facelift, here's a look at its birth and evolution

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Debarghya Sanyal New Delhi
The face of Hollywood is about to get a facelift; and this is not a reference to any actor, music star, or director. The ubiquitous and primary icon of Hollywood has always been the Hollywood sign. Before the 100th anniversary of its installation, in 2023, the sign is about to get a paint job and general maintenance.

The sign is perhaps the most frequently featured landmark and cultural signifier in Hollywood films. We have seen it getting destroyed in countless landslides, floods, and storms. It has served as a gateway to Hades, and a venue for gangland shootouts. Musicians have

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First Published: Sep 19 2022 | 1:27 PM IST

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