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About Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks is a Hollywood actor who won the academy award.

Personal Biography


Tom Hanks has an obsession for his collection of typewriters that he doesn't mind giving up a fortune to ship them from all corners of the world.

Professional Biography

Television Appearance

Hollywood actor Tom Hanks has surprised millions of viewers when he dropped the F-word during a live broadcast of "Good Morning America" on 19 October 2012. Hanks was speaking of his upcoming movie "Cloud Atlas" in which he speaks in a British accent. When the anchor Elizabeth Vargas asked to speak in his British accent, he said that most of them are swear words and he spoke an obscene word. Both Hanks and anchor Vargas covered their mouths in shock and both apologized immediately.

Tom Hanks, also apologized later Friday on his Twitter page. ABC later released a statement, which read "This morning Tom Hanks accidentally used an expletive during a live interview on 'GMA' with Elizabeth Vargas. They both immediately apologized on air, and the show was corrected for the all subsequent feeds."

Movies / Filmography

Tom Hanks in News

"HAMILTON (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING)," Atlantic Records' official companion to the acclaimed new musical by Tony, GRAMMY® and Emmy Award-winner Lin-Manuel Miranda, arrives in stores as a 2-disc set having already made an extraordinary chart debut weeks before its physical release

"2015's best rap album isn't by Drake, Kendrick Lamar or Dr. Dre -- it's the cast recording of Hamilton, a vital companion to the most creative, most talked-about musical to hit Broadway this millennium..." [5 out 5 star review]- Billboard "The closest thing to it in popular rap in recent memory would be Kendrick Lamar's Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City

Atlantic Records has announced the release of "HAMILTON (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING)," the official companion to the acclaimed new musical by Tony, GRAMMY® and Emmy Award-winner Lin-Manuel Miranda. The eagerly awaited album is available at digital retailers nationwide today, via & streaming via

UPDATE - Moon River Studios Is Now America's Largest Film Studio Project
Moon River Studios announced today that it has completed the acquisition of AppleBox Productions, North Florida's largest grip and lighting equipment house. Moon River Studios is the largest film studio development project in the nation.

Moon River Studios Is Now America's Largest Film Studio Project
Moon River Studios announced today that it has completed the acquisition of AppleBox Productions, North Florida's largest grip and lighting equipment house. Moon River Studios is the largest film studio development project in the nation.

FONU2, Inc. Announces Famed Director, Penny Marshall, Becomes Major Shareholder
FONU2, Inc. (OTC PINK: FONU) (OTC PINK: FONUD) ("FONU2") announced today that Penny Marshall has chosen to invest Four Hundred Twenty Five Thousand ($425,000) Dollars of her Directors fees in restricted stock in FONU2, Inc. In addition, her Manager, Michael Mann, has also opted to receive his proportion of his fee in restricted shares of FONU2. Ms

Redbox Reveals Top Rentals of 2014
Redbox, America's destination for new-release entertainment, has announced its top rentals of 2014 across movies and games.

Famed Maersk Alabama Lifeboat From Multiple Oscar Nominated Tom Hanks Film 'Captain Phillips' Docks at Hollywood Cars Museum at Hot Rod City Las Vegas
The famed orange Maersk Alabama lifeboat in which Somali pirates held Tom Hanks hostage during a tense standoff in the multiple Oscar nominated blockbuster "Captain Philips" has docked at last.

FONU2 Announces Acquisition of Studioplex City LLC
FONU2 (OTCBB: FONU) (OTCQB: FONU) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Studioplex City LLC, for 2,500,000 shares of FONU's Series B Preferred Shares ($1.00 par value), convertible at a price of $0.10 per share. FONU also announced the appointment of Mr. Jake Shapiro, as Chairman of the Board of Directors.

Relax This Summer With Date-Night Movie Recommendations From ChristianMingle(R)
This summer, take time away from all the chaos to relax and spend some quality one-on-one time with a significant other. Summertime is busy, but with access to endless entertainment with today's top movie streaming services, singles have a reason to slow down and catch up on some of the greatest romantic movies ever made. ChristianMingle

Graphic Designer Takes Viewers Back in Time in Disney's New Movie, "Saving Mr. Banks"
IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - December 23, 2013) - Spanning more than 50 years and two continents, Disney's new motion picture, "Saving Mr. Banks," paints a picture of the sharp contrast between 1960s Hollywood and rural, turn-of-the-century Australia.

Hispanicize Event Selects 'Mission Park' as the First Competition Film of Its 2013 Film Festival
The Hispanicize 2013 Film Festival has selected "Mission Park" as its first competition film. The film is part of a robust program expansion for 2013 that will spotlight more filmmakers and will include collaboration with other film festivals. Hispanicize 2013 (http://www.hispanicizeevent Theater Preview: Star-Studded Casts Dominate 2013 Broadway Season
With the New Year now underway, pauses to preview the star-studded theater season ahead. The 2013 Broadway season will lure theater-goers with shows featuring recognizable names, including movie stars Tom Hanks and Scarlett Johansson.

Musical Icons, Hollywood Stars and TV Personalities to Attend 2013 International CES®
Popular musicians, movie stars and television personalities will promote the latest innovations shaping the consumer electronics industry during the 2013 International CES®

National Geographic Channel Announces Nov. 4 Airdate for Harvey Weinstein Film "SEAL TEAM SIX: THE RAID ON OSAMA BIN LADEN"
Just a year and a half after President Obama ordered the raid that ended the longest manhunt in American history and took down al-Qaeda's notorious leader, Americans can now see for the first time in a full-length feature film how it all went down in SEAL TEAM SIX: THE RAID ON OSAMA BIN LADEN.

Digagogo Relocates Head Office to Santa Monica -- The New Southern California Hot Spot for Internet Technology Companies
Digagogo Ventures Corp. (PINKSHEETS: DOGO) (, a provider of information and marketing communications technology for local communities, announced today that it has moved its headquarters to Santa Monica in California. Our new office location is at the Yahoo! Center - Santa Monica, 2500 Broadway, Bldg. F Suite F-125, Santa Monica, CA 90404.

Board of ScreenSingapore to Feature Six New Asian Members
Six new Asian faces will be appointed to the current Board of ScreenSingapore. This brings the lineup of the Board of ScreenSingapore to 14 members with the inclusion of industry players from China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.Asia is a key player in the global film landscape, and one of the fastest-growing demand drivers for entertainment in the world

Hollywood Icons Gather for the Tenth Annual "Night Before" Fundraiser in Support of the Motion Picture & Television Fund
As Hollywood prepares itself for its biggest night of the year, Academy Award® nominees and presenters joined some of the most powerful and well-known industry influencers for the tenth annual "Night Before" party to benefit the Motion Picture & Television Fund (MPTF)

'Green Mile' actor Michael Clarke Duncan dies at 54
Hollywood pays tribute to Duncan

Tom Hanks negotiating for first Broadway role
Tom Hanks is in talks to make his Broadway debut in 2013.

Hollywood pays tribute to Sophia Loren
Sophia Loren was honoured in an event organised by The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday, 50 years after she won the Oscar for her movie 'To Women'.

Tom Hanks to play Walt Disney in 'Mary Poppins' movie
Tom Hanks is set to play Walt Disney in a new film about the making of the 1964 musical 'Mary Poppins'.

Jennifer Aniston, Justin Theroux go on double date with Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson
Jennifer Aniston, who has been keeping a low-profile and spending time getting her new Los Angeles home move-in ready, and her boyfriend Justin Theroux hit the town on Wednesday night for dinner with Tom Hanks and wife Rita Wilson.

Tom Hanks in 'hideously offensive' race row over 'blacked-up' man video
Tom Hanks, who has been caught in a race row storm after footage emerged of him sharing a stage with a 'blacked-up' man, has apologised for the "hideously offensive" incident that occurred when he hosted a charity auction at his children's school.

Ashton Kutcher 'thrilled' to become Virgin Galactic's 500th astronaut
Ashton Kutcher is set to become the 500th space traveller to take a voyage on Virgin Galactic.

Cameron Diaz 'blackballed' from Madonna's Oscar bash by Demi Moore's order
Demi Moore has apparently instructed Madonna not to invite Cameron Diaz to her traditional Oscars party.

Michael Douglas joins list of Oscar presenters
Michael Douglas will be one of the presenters at the 84th Academy Awards ceremony on February 26, according to the producers of this year's awards show.

Julianne Moore portrays 'idiosyncratic' Sarah Palin in HBO's new drama
Julianne Moore can be seen as Sarah Palin in the trailer released by HBO for their new TV drama 'Game Change', which is scheduled for release in the US on March 10 this year.

Emma Watson 're-teaming with Potter director David Yates'
David Yates and Emma Watson, who worked together on the last four Harry Potter instalments, are reportedly set to reunite for a new movie.

Tom Hanks mourns death of his dog
Tom Hanks has taken to his WhoSay account to share a photograph of his beloved dead German Shepherd Monty and pay tribute to the pooch.

Tom Hanks to start Internet series with Yahoo
Tom Hanks is making a web series for Internet giant Yahoo.

Brit man who bagged 'best job ever' calls his work 'busiest in the world'
Ben Southall, who was hired by Queensland Tourism for the "best job ever", has revealed that it was more than he anticipated.

Hollywood biggies shelled out for Obama's campaign
Hollywood A-listers Leonardo DiCaprio, Will Smith and Melanie Griffith opened their wallets for President Barack Obama's campaign in the last three months of 2011, according to federal filings released earlier this week.

'Silence of the Lambs' and 'Forrest Gump' to be archived by US Library
The 'Silence of the Lambs' and 'Forrest Gump' are two of the latest additions which are to be preserved by the US Library of Congress as part of its National Film Registry.

Sandra Bullock thought of quitting acting after divorce
Actress Sandra Bullock has revealed that she was so devastated by her divorce that she thought she would quit acting.

Johnny Depp tops fans' dream Xmas dinner guest list
Johnny Depp has been named the dream Christmas dinner guest by more than 1,000 movie fans in a new poll.

Obama faces dwindling support from Hollywood
Many Hollywood stars who had given Barack Obama their wholehearted support in his presidential campaign now seem disillusioned by him.

'Apollo 13' checklist sold for $388,375
The checklist used by 'Apollo 13' commander James Lovell to make calculations in the movie, that helped guide the damaged spacecraft home has been sold at auction for 388,375 dollars.

Tom Hanks planning to attend Aston Villa game
Tom Hanks is planning to go to Birmingham to watch Aston Villa in action this football season.

Emma Stone 'cried in front of idol Cameron Crowe'
Actress Emma Stone has revealed that she was reduced to tears after a chance meeting with her moviemaking idol Cameron Crowe.

Wills-Kat to greet Steven Spielberg and cast members of 'War Horse'
Prince William and Duchess Kate are expected to greet Steven Spielberg as well as the cast members of his new movie 'War Horse', before its UK premiere on 8th January at the Odeon Leicester Square in London.

GOP presidential hopefuls share their favorite movies
US president Barack Obama and Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain might differ on political ideologies but they do share an interest when it comes to watching movies.

Original 'Apollo 13' navigation checklist expected to fetch œ25k at auction
A record of the frantic calculations at the heart of a life-or-death space drama is set to go under the hammer.

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