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Philadelphia: Tom Hanks Says He Can’t Play Role Today as Straight Man
With raised awareness of proper representation in Hollywood, Tom Hanks admittedly reaped the benefits owing his first Oscar win to his performance as a gay man battling HIV in 1993's Philadelphia Hanks played lawyer Andrew Beckett, who's suing his former law firm for discrimination He turns to a colleague Joe Miller (Denzel Washington), who's battling[...]
Pinocchio Live Action Trailer & Poster Debut From Disney, On + Sept. 8
The film, starring Tom Hanks, Benjamin Evan Ainsworth, Luke Evans,  Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Cynthia Erivo, Keegan-Michael Key, and Lorraine Bracco, the film is directed by Robert Zemeckis and will make its debut on Disney+ on Disney+ Day September 8th Watch the first teaser and see the new poster for the film below Bring a tissue.   Pinocchio Gonna Make[...]
Elvis Trailer Debuts, Baz Luhrmann's Biopic Releases June 24th
Directed by Baz Luhrmann, it stars Austin Butler as the iconic singer, alongside Tom Hanks as the infamous Colonel Tom Parker, Olivia DeJonge stars as Elvis' wife Priscilla, while Kodi Smit-McPhee plays country legend, Jimmie Rodgers Yola Quartey plays Sister Rosetta Tharpe, and Kelvin Harrison Jr plays B.B King This is the film Hanks was[...]
The Green Mile Hitting 4K Blu-ray As A Gift Set In 2022
Tom Hanks, Michael Clarke Duncan, and more star in this adaptation of Stephen King's story, which was nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best Picture; Frank Darabont directed this, his second film after The Shawshank Redemption King calls this the "single most faithful adaptation of his work." The set looks like it comes with a book,[...]
Saturday Night Live
But when showtime came, we weren't welcomed by host Paul Rudd (at least not yet) but by Tom Hanks, who revealed (along with the caption at the bottom) that the show would be made up of recorded sketches from earlier in the way and that day along with some holiday-themed "Best Of" moments. Saturday Night Live[...]
1883
All Rights Reserved. Deadline Hollywood confirmed that Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks will appear briefly in the second episode during a flashback to Dutton's (McGraw) experience at the Civil War Battle of Antietam (with Hanks portraying a three-star general inspired by General George Meade) As Sheridan's on-screen success continues to grow, Sheridan is reportedly looking to use[...]
Pinocchio Logo. Credit: Disney
Disney has hired director Robert Zemeckis to make the wooden boy's live-action remake come to life. Tom Hanks is in as Geppetto, and today we got the cast filled out even more. Cynthia Erivo will play the Blue Fairy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt will voice Jiminy Cricket, Keegan Michael-Key will voice Honest John, and Benjamin Evan Ainsworth will voice the wooden boy who longs to be real[...]
Bosom Buddies: Tom Hanks Remembers Co-Star, Best Friend Peter Scolari
Lifelong friendships are so hard to come by in general let alone in Hollywood, but Tom Hanks had one in Peter Scolari Both got their biggest break starring in the ABC sitcom Bosom Buddies that premiered in 1980, which lasted for three seasons Since its cancellation in 1982, the two went their separate ways with[...]
Britt's Film Corner: Horror Comedy To Watch (draft)
Weddings can be stressful, but they have nothing on the one in this horror film. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZtYTwUxhAoIVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: READY OR NOT | Red Band Trailer [HD] | FOX Searchlight (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZtYTwUxhAoI) What We Do In The Shadows (2014): The origins of the popular FX series of the same name centers on vampire roommates who[...]
Peter Scolari, Veteran TV Actor in Bosom Buddies, Girls, Passes at 66
Making his debut in the 1978 anthology feature Take Off, Scolari became a TV staple with roles on Angie, Goodtime Girls, and the TV movie The Further Adventures of Wally Brown before hitting his big break on the cross-dressing, hidden identity sitcom Bosom Buddies co-starring opposite Tom Hanks and since becoming lifelong friends Following the[...]
Barbie Star Margot Robbie: "Whatever You're Thinking, It's Not That."
Also starring in the film are Adrien Brody, Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton, and Tom Hanks Not much at all is known about the new film beyond the cast and where it will be filming, but that is pretty normal for a Wes Anderson film The news of the casting was exclusively revealed by The Hollywood[...]
offerman
With production underway in Pittsburgh on Abbi Jacobson (Broad City), Will Graham (Mozart in the Jungle), and Sony Pictures TV's reimagining of Penny Marshall's 1992 film A League of Their Own, it appears Amazon series has found its "Jimmy Dugan" (Tom Hanks in the film) in Parks and Recreation star Nick Offerman A former Cubs[...]
Turner & Hooch TV Trailer Reminds You Why Josh Peck Isn't Tom Hanks
The new series features Josh Peck, who plays Det Scott Turner Jr, the son of the character played by Tom Hanks in the Roger Spottiswoode-directed original that also starred Mare Winningham, Craig T Nelson, and Reginald VelJohnson (who reprises his role for the TV series) The trailer begins with a shot of the Golden Gate[...]
Turner & Hooch: Disney+ Evokes 1989 Original Poster for TV Series
Josh Peck, star of the upcoming Disney+ series created by Matt Nix, plays Scott Turner Jr, the son of Tom Hanks's character in the 1989 original The tweet read, "Different decades, same Hooch energy Catch the 1989 movie, Turner & Hooch, now streaming on #DisneyPlus and get ready for when the brand-new #TurnerAndHoochSeries, starring @ItsJoshPeck,[...]
Big Star Elizabeth Perkins Recalls “Moody” Robert De Niro Audition
There's no debating how much the Penny Marshall classic Big (1988) helped launch Tom Hanks into superstardom as the literal man-child Josh Baskin Anchored by the character's natural curiosity and youthful exuberance, the film follows a youth who wishes upon a mysterious fortune-telling machine Zoltar to grow up after finding out the shortcomings of his[...]