On Wednesday, May 4, 2022 Judge Greg Mathis was honored by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce and presented with the 2,722nd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Judge Mathis is the second Black television judge , the first being Judge Joe Brown.
Judge Mathis had shared how he rose from Jail to Judge. Judge Mathis is a member of NAACP, and a graduate of Morehouse School of Medicine.
On the Hollywood Walk of Fame there were guest speakers like Earvin Magic Johnson that came out to share and reminisced on how Judge Mathis has been a friend, he continue to congratulate him on his amazing achievements and accomplishments. Johnny Gill also shared in his praises, he spoke of how they are family and how honored he was to sing at his daughter’s wedding.
The citizens of Los Angeles California are proud of Judge Greg Mathis for his efforts to reach out to ex-offenders and youth both in and outside of the courtroom and helping to keep them out of prisons and jails.