Veteran British actor Malcolm McDowell has been honoured with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, outside the Pig n' Whistle British Pub on Hollywood Boulevard. The Sun reports the star was so delighted he started dancing on top of the star.

He was joined at the ceremony by his wife and son.

Malcom, 68, has been in the industry for the last 40 years and consistently delivered substantial performances. He is also known for controversial films like "If...", " O Lucky Man" and "Caligula".

The star of British actor Malcolm McDowell is pictured after it was unveiled on the Walk of Fame in HollywoodReuters
McDowell signs autographs after his star was unveiled on the Walk of Fame in HollywoodReuters
McDowell poses on his star after it was unveiled on the Walk of Fame in HollywoodReuters
McDowell poses on his star after it was unveiled on the Walk of Fame in HollywoodReuters
McDowell poses on his star after it was unveiled on the Walk of Fame in HollywoodReuters
British actor Malcolm McDowell and his wife Kelley McDowell pose by his star after it was unveiled on the Walk of FameReuters