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# Tom Hanks

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# Let's Get Quizzical
Quiz: How well do you know these deserted island films?
From Cast Away to Robinson Crusoe…
# Coronavirus
24 hours that changed everything: An oral history
People across Ireland – including key decision-makers – tell the story of Thursday 12 March 2020.
# biden inauguration
Star-studded US inauguration special to be hosted by Tom Hanks
President-elect Joe Biden will be sworn into office on 20 January.
# You've Got Mail
'You've got a friend in me': Tom Hanks sends letter to bullied boy called Corona
The Hollywood star also sent a Corona-brand typewriter to the boy.
# Coronavirus
Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson test positive for coronavirus
Hanks is due to start filming in Australia on Monday.
# RIP
Tributes paid to 'Big' director Penny Marshall following her death aged 75
There were messages from Tom Hanks, Mark Wahlberg, Bette Midler, Viola Davis and Danny DeVito.
# be honest
Be honest, do you steal pint glasses from pubs?
Tom Hanks doesn’t think we do, for some reason.
# five finger discount
Tom Hanks believes Irish people don't steal pint glasses from the pub, but Tom... we do
Can’t believe that we as a nation have to disappoint Tom Hanks.
# You are a toy
Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep had a go at playing each other's most iconic roles on Ellen
Delights, the pair of them.
# uncommon type
Tom Hanks sent a copy of his new book to Graham Norton with a cheeky note hidden inside
<3 you, Tom (and Graham too).
# Cancer
Jonathan Demme, Silence of the Lambs director, dies at 73
He also directed Philadelphia in 1993, which earned Tom Hanks an Oscar as best actor.
# The Merchant of Venom
Don Rickles, comedian and voice of Mr Potato Head, dies at 90
Rickles’ career spanned decades, he recently voiced Mr Potato Head in the Toy Story films.
# Oops
The Oscars has apologised for mistakenly naming Amy Adams a nominee instead of Ruth Negga
Tom Hanks was also mistakenly listed in the Best Actor category on the official website yesterday.
# on the case
Tom Hanks finally cleared up that 'Hanx or Bill Murray?' mystery on Graham Norton last night
It’s not him! And he can PROVE it.
# by the dawn's early light
Tears aplenty in the White House as Obama honours Ellen, Bruce Springsteen and others
They all received the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Tom Hanks just made this student famous with a random act of kindness
Lauren!
# Random
Tom Hanks randomly commented on a load of Reddit threads, and it was wonderful
Tom Hanks: two-time Oscar winner and serious Redditor.
# lights camera action
Irish weather was glorious for the filming of Saving Private Ryan and Spielberg wasn't happy
He was a big fan of the army reserve soldiers who worked as extras in the film though.
# stink eye
Sarah Jessica Parker was caught giving Tom Hanks the actual filthiest look of all time
Caught rapid.
# firiend in me
The only video you need to see from James Corden's first show with Tom Hanks
Eight minutes of joy.
# lipsync
Tom Hanks lipsyncing to Carly Rae Jepsen's new song will fill you with joy
I really, really, really, really, really, really, really like you.
# manspreading
Tom Hanks had some words for those accusing him of 'manspreading' on the subway
“Back off.”
# Cast Away
Tom Hanks was finally reunited with Wilson last night
WIIIILSSOOOOOON.
# world of celebs
Disney is going after Deadmau5's mouse ears... It's the Dredge
All the day’s celebrity dirt.
# letters of note
8 amazing letters that'll make you yearn for the days of snail mail
Will someone be our pen pal?
# this is how we do it
Here's Tom Hanks singing This Is How We Do It at a wedding
Did we mention he was dressed as a rabbi for some reason? Just let that sink in.
# wilsooooon
A volleyball named Wilson had Ireland sobbing its heart out last night
It was just too much.
# Reeling In The Years
Remember 1988... in seventeen minutes
A video for ’80s children everywhere.
# saving mr hanks
Tom Hanks brilliantly steals an iPad in front of a room of journalists
You’d think he could afford his own, really.
# all write
11 magnificent letters which will make you want to write them again
Come back letter writing! All is forgiven!
# nice guy
Young girl with autism makes huge Tom Hanks scrapbook... and finally shows it to him
Tom Hanks might be the best guy ever.
# Flashback
WATCH: Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock play Chopsticks on a giant keyboard
It was Big all over again!
# hanks a lot
The best moments from Tom Hanks 'ask me anything'
AMAs are like a box of chocolates…
# twitterverse
Tweet Sweeper: Bressie's big night
Our pick of the week’s tweets from famous people.
# cuckoo
Here is the Irish web series trying to take on Tom Hanks at major awards
They are are also up against the makers of Mad Men but need one million votes to be in with a chance of taking home the prize.
# dynamic duo
9 reasons Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan need to make another film together
Seriously Hollywood, get on it, would you?
# Award show tears
11 Oscar speeches that will leave you an emotional wreck
We’ll accept our Oscar for Most In Bits after Watching Tear-Jerking Speeches now.
# Frocks frocks frocks
Frock it: The best and worst of the Emmys outfits (and moustaches)
Also, was there a sale on yellow dresses?
# RIP
Green Mile actor Michael Clarke Duncan dies
Actor had suffered heart attack two months ago.
# Adaptation
Eight of the worst film adaptations ever made
Some of Hollywood’s most recent disastrous attempts to convert well-loved books to the silver screen…