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  1. Paul McCartney, Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Put on Star-Studded Shakespeare Benefit Reading

    8:55 am 9/26/2013

    Actors read “The Two Gentlemen of Verona” at the Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles event.Read more

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  2. Inside the Intense 'Captain Phillips' Shoot: Tom Hanks' 'Mental Stress,' His Co-Star's Horrific Backstory and a 'Scary' First Day on Set

    9:00 am 9/25/2013

    Sony's true story about pirates wasn't without its own drama as nine weeks on an actual container ship amid fighting, hostility and seasickness took its toll; says Hanks of playing the real-life hero, "[There's] the anger that goes along with it and the desperation. … You've got to start at 60 miles an hour." Plus: Why did director Paul Greengrass keep his Somalian actors away from his star?Read more

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  3. Tom Hanks on the 'Screaming,' 'Arguing' and 'Blood' Behind 'Captain Phillips' (Video)

    9:00 am 9/25/2013

    The actor tells THR his "not very glamorous" role involved plenty of hardships, but adds that he and onscreen nemesis Barkhad Abdi shared plenty of laughs, uniting to give one co-star a particularly "hard time." Read more

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  4. Tom Hanks and Barkhad Abdi on Their Drama 'Captain Phillips'

    9:00 am 9/25/2013

    Tom Hanks and Barkhad Abdi reveal secrets of filming their drama "Captain Phillips." The film centers on a 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates. "It's not very glamorous, but was old school show business. That's how it worked for me," Hanks says.Read more

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  5. Tokyo Film Fest Announces Lineup, Visits From Robert De Niro, Tom Hanks

    4:59 am 9/19/2013

    Francis Ford Coppola and Sofia Coppola are also scheduled to attend the festival, where six of the 15 competition titles will be world premieres. Read more

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  6. CNN, Tom Hanks' Playtone Producing 'The Sixties' Docuseries

    9:32 am 9/17/2013

    The show will kick off in November with a 90-minute special devoted to JFK's assassination.Read more

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  7. Captain Phillips: Film Review

    8:07 am 9/6/2013

    Paul Greengrass and Tom Hanks team up for a pulsating account of the kidnapping of the captain of an American cargo ship by Somali pirates.Read more

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  8. With 'Captain Phillips,' Tom Hanks Is Back in The Oscar Hunt (Analysis)

    10:58 am 9/4/2013

    The actor could earn his first Academy Award nomination in 13 years for his portrayal of the captain of a hijacked U.S. cargo ship in the drama, which will open the New York Film Festival.Read more

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