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Biden’s Inauguration Will Feature Tom Hanks and Others

Biden's Inauguration Will Feature Tom Hanks and Others

Biden’s Inauguration Will Feature Tom Hanks and Others Biden’s Inauguration Will Feature Tom Hanks and Others So many people thronged President Andrew Jackson’s inaugural reception that he was said to have escaped the White House through a window. President John F. Kennedy enlisted a Rat Pack friend, Frank Sinatra, to arrange the entertainment when he took office. And, well, the …

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She’s Starring Opposite Tom Hanks. She’d Never Heard of Him.

She’s Starring Opposite Tom Hanks. She’d Never Heard of Him.

She’s Starring Opposite Tom Hanks. She’d Never Heard of Him. She’s Starring Opposite Tom Hanks. She’d Never Heard of Him. Speaking via Zoom recently, Ms. Zengel was far gigglier and chattier — which is to say, far more like a regular 12-year-old — than her recent roles might suggest. She said that, like most children in Germany, she had spent …

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Tom Hanks unveils ‘horrible’ bald haircut he got to portray Elvis Presley’s manager in Baz Luhrmann’s biopic

The Graham Norton Show

Tom Hanks unveils ‘horrible’ bald haircut he got to portray Elvis Presley’s manager in Baz Luhrmann’s biopic Tom Hanks unveils ‘horrible’ bald haircut he got to portray Elvis Presley’s manager in Baz Luhrmann’s biopic Tom Hanks has unveiled the “horrible” haircut he had to get in order to portray Elvis Presley’s manager in an upcoming biopic of the cultural icon. …

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‘News of the World’ Review: Tom Hanks Does the Strong, Silent Type

‘News of the World’ Review: Tom Hanks Does the Strong, Silent Type

‘News of the World’ Review: Tom Hanks Does the Strong, Silent Type ‘News of the World’ Review: Tom Hanks Does the Strong, Silent Type Nowadays, if you want a selection of news stories culled from various publications, you can use a cellphone app. But if you lived in Texas in 1870, you could pay a dime to watch Tom Hanks …

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Ricky Gervais suggests Tom Hanks didn’t laugh at Golden Globes jokes as he feels he’s ‘above’ them

The rise and rise of Sarah Paulson

Ricky Gervais suggests Tom Hanks didn’t laugh at Golden Globes jokes as he feels he’s ‘above’ them Ricky Gervais suggests Tom Hanks didn’t laugh at Golden Globes jokes as he feels he’s ‘above’ them The actor and comedian reflected upon a clip showing the Oscar-winning star looking fed up with his humour at the Golden Globes while appearing on a …

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Tom Hanks condemns people who don’t wear masks against coronavirus: ‘Shame on you’

Tom Hanks condemns people who don’t wear masks against coronavirus: ‘Shame on you’

Tom Hanks condemns people who don’t wear masks against coronavirus: ‘Shame on you’ Tom Hanks condemns people who don’t wear masks against coronavirus: ‘Shame on you’ The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Tom Hanks has condemned people who refuse to observe safety measures such as wearing a …

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Tom Hanks donates typewriter to bullied 8-year-old boy named Corona

Tom Hanks donates typewriter to bullied 8-year-old boy named Corona

Tom Hanks donates typewriter to bullied 8-year-old boy named Corona Tom Hanks donates typewriter to bullied 8-year-old boy named Corona An Australian boy named Corona has received a personalised letter and gift from Tom Hanks, after writing to the star about being bullied because of his name. Eight-year-old Corona De Vries, who lives on Australia’s Gold Coast, wrote to Hanks …

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‘I was wiped’: Tom Hanks details his battle with coronavirus in hospital

'I was wiped': Tom Hanks details his battle with coronavirus in hospital

Tom Hanks has detailed what it was like being in hospital with coronavirus. The actor and his wife Rita Wilson tested positive for Covid-19 in March. They were in Australia at the time, where Hanks was filming Baz Luhrmann’s biopic on Elvis Presley. Speaking on The National Defense Radio Show, Hanks said he had “bad body aches and was very …

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Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson donate blood for coronavirus vaccine development

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson donate blood for coronavirus vaccine development

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson have donated their blood as part of a study to see whether their antibodies can help develop a vaccine for coronavirus. The couple tested positive for Covid-19 in March. They have now fully recovered and been told they are immune to the virus. Wilson shared the news in her first interview since she became ill, …

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Tom Hanks surprises SNL viewers in first TV appearance after testing positive for coronavirus

Tom Hanks surprises SNL viewers in first TV appearance after testing positive for coronavirus

Tom Hanks surprised Saturday Night Live viewers when he stepped in as the host of a special at-home episode on Saturday night (11 April). The actor, who recently recovered from Covid-19, delivered the opening monologue, admitting that “it’s a strange time to try to be funny” – but expressing optimism for the rest of the programme. He was joined later on by …

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