• When actors meet their biopic characters in real life gallery
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    When actors meet their biopic characters in real life gallery

    Here's a look at the potentially awkward moments actors came face to face with their biopic characters.

  • The Post first trailer: Spielberg, Streep, and Hanks team for powerhouse drama
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    The Post first trailer: Spielberg, Streep, and Hanks team for powerhouse drama

    Entertainment One has released the first trailer for Steven Spielberg's historical drama 'The Post', and it's a rather star-studded affair.

  • Emma Watson and Tom Hanks flop quietly dumped onto Netflix
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    Emma Watson and Tom Hanks flop quietly dumped onto Netflix

    A zeitgeist tech thriller adapted from feted novelist Dave Eggers and starring Emma Watson and Tom Hanks is surely an open goal, right?

  • Dwayne Johnson and Tom Hanks Announce 2020 Presidential Ticket in ‘SNL’ Season Finale Monologue
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    Dwayne Johnson and Tom Hanks Announce 2020 Presidential Ticket in ‘SNL’ Season Finale Monologue

    It looks like the two lovable stars might be making a run for the White House together.

  • Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep Team For Pentagon Papers Drama ‘The Post’
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    Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep Team For Pentagon Papers Drama ‘The Post’

    A timely film about the vital role of the press in keeping government honest is coming together with a powerhouse cast. Steven Spielberg just said yes to direct Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep in The Post, the spec script by Liz Hannah bought last fall by Amy Pascal’s Pascal Pictures. The deals are being negotiated. The film is a drama about the Washington Post’s role in exposing the Pentagon Papers in 1971, and how the Post’s editor Ben Bradlee and publisher Kay Graham challenged the federal government over their right to publish them.

  • ABC Apologizes for Incorrectly Listing Tom Hanks, Amy Adams as Oscar Nominees
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    ABC Apologizes for Incorrectly Listing Tom Hanks, Amy Adams as Oscar Nominees

    Tom Hanks, Amy Adams and Annette Bening did not receive Oscar nominations Tuesday morning, but those browsing an early list posted on ABC’s Oscar website may have thought otherwise.

  • Ryan Reynolds Gives Moving Tribute, Shouts Out Tom Hanks During Critics’ Choice Award Speeches
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    Ryan Reynolds Gives Moving Tribute, Shouts Out Tom Hanks During Critics’ Choice Award Speeches

    The 'Deadpool' star was honored with the Entertainer of the Year award at Sunday's show.

  • Did 'Inferno' Get Dante Right? We Asked an Expert
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    Did 'Inferno' Get Dante Right? We Asked an Expert

    In Inferno, based on the Dan Brown novel, the only thing that stands between humanity and a devastating plague is Robert Langdon’s knowledge of Dante’s Inferno. In reality, if you were trying to outsmart a Dante-obsessed bioterrorist, you’d probably want to ring up Deborah Parker before you called in Tom Hanks. ...

  • 'That Thing You Do!' Turns 20 Today: Just Try Not to Smile at This Scene
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    'That Thing You Do!' Turns 20 Today: Just Try Not to Smile at This Scene

    Hey, remember that time when Tom Hanks directed a movie? No, not the 2011 flop Larry Crowne — his other movie, the 1996 comedy That Thing You Do! That film, about a fictional band that rises to one-hit wonder status in 1964, turns 20 today.

  • Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks Talk ‘Darkest Days’ at Stand Up to Cancer Telecast
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    Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks Talk ‘Darkest Days’ at Stand Up to Cancer Telecast

    Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson are getting real about the “darkest days” they faced while fighting cancer.

  • 11 celebrity dads who are totally twinning with their kids
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    11 celebrity dads who are totally twinning with their kids

    We’ve seen how little girls can become the spitting image of their moms – ahem, Reese Witherspoon and Ava Phillippe – but the same can be said of dads and their sons.  Click through the gallery below to see the next generation of A-list heartthrobs. Did we miss someone? Let us know by tweeting to @YahooStyleCA.

  • Watch Tom Hanks as Troubled Hero in First Trailer for Clint Eastwood's 'Sully'
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    Watch Tom Hanks as Troubled Hero in First Trailer for Clint Eastwood's 'Sully'

    Tom Hanks already saved that Private Ryan fellow. Now, he’s back to the heroics in Sully, the Clint Eastwood-helmed film about Chelsey “Sully” Sullenberger, the US Airways pilot who landed his disabled passenger jet in the Hudson River.

  • Tom Hanks gushes over Inferno co-star and ‘taskmaster’ Felicity Jones
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    Tom Hanks gushes over Inferno co-star and ‘taskmaster’ Felicity Jones

    Hollywood’s nice guy Tom Hanks has worked with many actors throughout his career, but he reserved some high praise for his “Inferno” co-star Felicity Jones. “She is a delight,” Hanks told Yahoo Singapore on the red carpet in Singapore when asked about working with the English actress. “She is a very accomplished artist and professional,” Hanks gushed.

  • Tom Hanks Prepares for Top-Secret Mission in 'Bridge of Spies' Scene (Exclusive)
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    Tom Hanks Prepares for Top-Secret Mission in 'Bridge of Spies' Scene (Exclusive)

    Attorney James B. Donovan, played by Tom Hanks in Bridge of Spies, believes in following the law down to its finest details. But when it comes to being truthful with his wife, played by Amy Ryan, he decides to bend the rules. In this exclusive clip from Steven Spielberg’s forthcoming spy thriller, in theaters Friday, Donavan hurriedly packs his bags as he tells his wife he’s leaving on a “fishing expedition.”

  • Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg on 'Indiana Jones 5' and Saving 'Forrest Gump'
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    Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg on 'Indiana Jones 5' and Saving 'Forrest Gump'

    Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks  Steven Spielberg is keen to make Indiana Jones 5 — even if it puts Tom Hanks and Harrison Ford in competition for “actor who’s made the most Spielberg movies.” In an exclusive conversation about their new film Bridge of Spies, director Spielberg and star Hanks shared stories about the movies they’ve made and speculated about their next collaboration. “We’ve gotta figure this out because now, Tom is tied with Harrison Ford: Harrison and I did four movies, Tom and I have done four movies,” Spielberg explained. After the next Indiana Jones, he said, “I’ve got to make another one with Tom, that’ll be five for Tom, five for Harrison.

  • Watch Now! Exclusive Chat With Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg
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    Meriah Doty

    Watch Now! Exclusive Chat With Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg

    Want to join Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg for chat? You can re-watch a live question-and-answer session with Spielberg and Hanks from Thursday night (above) as they discuss their new fact-based historical thriller Bridge of Spies, which opens Oct. 16. Hanks and Spielberg discussed a range of topics, including the first time they met on the set of the 1980s comedy The Money Pit. Hanks threw in a great story from his Oscar-winning role in Saving Private Ryan and also explained that his white hair is for a new role.

  • Tom Hanks (Randomly) Answers Reddit User Questions
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    Meriah Doty

    Tom Hanks (Randomly) Answers Reddit User Questions

    Tom Hanks in his upcoming drama ‘Bridge of Spies’ (Photo: Jaap Buitendijk/DreamWorks) When not filming Oscar-bait movies, Tom Hanks likes to spend his spare time roaming Reddit’s Internet bulletins. At least that was the case on Tuesday when Hanks commented on about a dozen threads. The general discussion topics, posed to all users on the site, ranged from the recent discovery of water on Mars to his biggest fear. The way we know Hanks was really giving the answers?

  • Tom Hanks Is Writing a Book of Short Stories About Typewriters
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    Tom Hanks Is Writing a Book of Short Stories About Typewriters

    In the most exciting bit of wish fulfillment since young Josh asked Zoltar for a growth spurt, typewriter enthusiastic and aspiring short fiction writer Tom Hanks has landed himself a book deal. Hanks, who while not clanking away on his collection of little machines is an Oscar-winning actor and director, will write a volume of stories inspired by his large personal typewriter collection. “The stories are not about the typewriters themselves, but rather the stories are something that might have been written on one of them,” said Hanks, who wrote this summer in the New York Times about his favorite composition machines and even launched his own iPad app that lets people pretend they’re typing on an antique machine.