TV Kaley Cuoco Gets Hollywood Walk of Fame Star, Right Near '8 Simple Rules' Dad John Ritter By Ashley Crossan 6:54 PM PDT, October 29, 2014 ETONLINE Kaley Cuoco gets the ultimate star treatment! The actress received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame during an emotional ceremony on Oct. 29 – and ET was there for the unveiling. "This is a dream come true," Kaley said in her speech, fighting back tears. "I am forever grateful.""It's just overwhelming and touching," she told ET. "To be recognized for something that I that I love doing so much, and that is just a part of who I am is extremely overwhelming and I feel honored." Cuoco's The Big Bang Theoryco-stars were by her side for her honor. VIDEO: 6 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘The Big Bang Theory’The placement of Kaley's star is special too – it’s close to the star of late-comic John Ritter, who played her dad on the series 8 Simple Rules. That was Kaley's first prominent role on television."They asked if I had a preference and I said, 'Wow, if I had any dream it would be near John Ritter's," Kaley said. "I'm going to go find it after this and give it a big kiss."ET was on the set of the hit series when 8 Simple Rules began back in 2002 where Cuoco gushed about working with her TV father. Check out this video to see more!