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Happy Birthday Tom Hanks: A Look At His Most Memorable Roles

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Today Tom Hanks celebrates his 58th birthday, and we take the opportunity to look at some of his most memorable roles. As one of the most beloved American actors in modern times, Hanks has been in some unforgettable movies. It would be quite a task to mention all the films Tom Hanks has made during… Read more »

Tom Hanks Producing New Film – Directing? Meg Ryan!

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Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan together again? Yes! Tom Hanks has Virginians clicking their collective heels as he’s bringing a new film production to the Old Dominion. And who’s directing the new Tom Hanks film? None other than Hollywood legend, Meg Ryan, who starred with Hanks in the 199o’s romantic comedy classics, Sleepless in Seattle… Read more »

Tom Hanks’ New Film Backed By High End Kickstarter-Like Site

Tom Hanks getting backing from rich Kickstarter

Tom Hanks’ next movie is going to be crowdfunded, but the people who help fund the movie aren’t looking for vintage Tom Hanks t-shirts or Tom Hanks autographs. The people that sign onto Tom’s next movie are looking for a piece of the pie thanks to a new Kickstarter like website that caters to the… Read more »

Barkhad Abdi: Captain Phillips Star Is Broke

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Barkhad Abdi is one of this years major breakout out stars for his role in Captain Phillips. Due to his success, you would think Abdi is currently cashing in from all his success, but unfortunately, he’s not. Two years ago, Abdi was paid 65,000 for his role in Captain Phillips, but since then he has… Read more »

Did Eminem, A.K.A Available Mentor, Mock Justin Bieber In This Video?

Eminem Disses Justin Bieber In Radio 1 Interview, Possibly

Justin Bieber is spoilt for choice as far as mentors go. Eminem, Oprah Winfrey, Tom Hanks, Adam Levine, Drake, and Will Smith (who’s already enlisted in weekly phone calls) are so concerned about the teen singer’s incident-prone transit through 2013 that they’ve offered their services. As revealed by Justin’s longtime manager, Scooter Braun, in their… Read more »

Limo Company Hacked: Celebrities, Politicians, Athletes Information Breached

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An internet security firm reported that a company which handles reservations for limousine and town car services nationwide suffered a hacker attack, compromising information from VIPs including Tom Hanks, Donald Trump, and LeBron James. The breach has exposed credit card numbers and behavioral information of up to one million customers including top athletes, politicians, business… Read more »

Tom Hanks’ Broker Scams Actor, Sentenced To Prison

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Here’s a tip – If you’re working for Tom Hanks you better not try to pull the wool over his eyes. In the end it will only end up with you kicking yourself. In the case of Tom Hanks’ ex-broker he landed himself in federal prison. According to reports, Tom Hanks’ Southern California insurance broker,… Read more »

Tom Hanks Still Loves His Directorial Debut ‘That Thing You Do’

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Tom Hanks took a moment during his recent BAFTA interview to discuss his directorial debut That Thing You Do. According to the actor, he has nothing but love for the film. The award-winning star of Captain Phillips touched on a number of topics during his chat on Saturday. Included among the subjects was his 1996… Read more »

Tom Hanks Stars In ‘Tom Hanks: The Movie’, But Not Really

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Hollywood heavyweight Tom Hanks stars in the pirate hijack film Captain Phillips and in celebration of that October 11, 2013 release Tom Hanks: The Movie has gone viral on YouTube. Produced by the team at OfficialComedy the viral video takes some of Tom Hanks’ best movies of all time and mashes them up into a… Read more »

Tom Hanks Has Type II Diabetes

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Tom Hanks recently revealed that he is living with type 2 diabetes. The actor was on The Late Show With David Letterman last night to promote his new movie Captain Phillips. But before Hanks started talking about the amazing true story which the film is based on, he told Letterman that he was recently diagnosed… Read more »

Tom Hanks Typewriters Fetish Revealed By Actor

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Tom Hanks unveiled his typewriter fetish in a New York Times editorial this weekend. The 57-year-old Castaway actor recently completed his Broadway debut in Nora Ephron’s Lucky Guy. Hanks starred in the role of 1980s-era New York tabloid columnist Mike McAlary. But he mused in the NYT piece that it’s too bad that the play… Read more »

Independence Day: Classic Movies To Watch This 4th Of July Weekend

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Independence Day in the USA is always a good time to watch old movies centered on American history themes. What best way to celebrate this 4th of July than revisiting some classics. Many adaptations of important events in our nation’s history have been brought to life on the big screen. From the revolutionary war to… Read more »

Tom Hanks Was Reluctant To Play Walt Disney In Upcoming Film

Tom Hanks had reservations about Disney role

Actor and all-around awesome guy Tom Hanks recently admitted that he was reluctant to accept the iconic role of Walt Disney, because he humbly feared he wasn’t good enough to do the entertainment legend justice. The upcoming film Saving Mr. Banks stars Hanks as Disney, and focuses on the production of the 1964 Disney classic… Read more »

Tom Hanks’ Insurance Guy Stole His Money, Could Face 200 Years In Jail

Tom Hanks Ripped Off By Insurance Company

Tom Hanks did not choose a good neighbor to be his insurance guy. Instead he decided on Jerry B. Goldman, a scumbag who stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from Mr. Hanks and other rich celebrity clients. The Feds arrested the Southern California insurance salesman after they discovered an elaborate scheme that allowed him to… Read more »