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Quiz: How well do you know these deserted island films?
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# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: How well do you know these deserted island films?

Apr 9th 2021, 10:00 PM 42,855 Views 16 Comments

From Cast Away to Robinson Crusoe…

24 hours that changed everything: An oral history
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24 hours that changed everything: An oral history

Mar 12th 2021, 9:00 AM 109,660 Views 49 Comments

People across Ireland – including key decision-makers – tell the story of Thursday 12 March 2020.

Star-studded US inauguration special to be hosted by Tom Hanks
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# Biden Inauguration

Star-studded US inauguration special to be hosted by Tom Hanks

Jan 13th 2021, 4:43 PM 33,939 Views 42 Comments

President-elect Joe Biden will be sworn into office on 20 January.

'You've got a friend in me': Tom Hanks sends letter to bullied boy called Corona
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# You've Got Mail

'You've got a friend in me': Tom Hanks sends letter to bullied boy called Corona

Apr 24th 2020, 8:17 AM 35,521 Views 53 Comments

The Hollywood star also sent a Corona-brand typewriter to the boy.

Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson test positive for coronavirus
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Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson test positive for coronavirus

Mar 12th 2020, 1:20 AM 82,063 Views 42 Comments

Hanks is due to start filming in Australia on Monday.

Tributes paid to 'Big' director Penny Marshall following her death aged 75
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Tributes paid to 'Big' director Penny Marshall following her death aged 75

Dec 19th 2018, 8:37 AM 16,840 Views 8 Comments

There were messages from Tom Hanks, Mark Wahlberg, Bette Midler, Viola Davis and Danny DeVito.

Be honest, do you steal pint glasses from pubs?
# Be Honest
# Be Honest

Be honest, do you steal pint glasses from pubs?

Jan 19th 2018, 8:00 AM 7,883 Views 8 Comments

Tom Hanks doesn’t think we do, for some reason.

Tom Hanks believes Irish people don't steal pint glasses from the pub, but Tom... we do
# Five Finger Discount
# Five Finger Discount

Tom Hanks believes Irish people don't steal pint glasses from the pub, but Tom... we do

Jan 12th 2018, 4:18 PM 7,997 Views 0 Comments

Can’t believe that we as a nation have to disappoint Tom Hanks.

Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep had a go at playing each other's most iconic roles on Ellen
# You Are A Toy
# You Are A Toy

Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep had a go at playing each other's most iconic roles on Ellen

Jan 9th 2018, 7:57 PM 7,141 Views 0 Comments

Delights, the pair of them.

Tom Hanks sent a copy of his new book to Graham Norton with a cheeky note hidden inside
# Uncommon Type
# Uncommon Type

Tom Hanks sent a copy of his new book to Graham Norton with a cheeky note hidden inside

Nov 27th 2017, 4:01 PM 14,216 Views 1 Comment

<3 you, Tom (and Graham too).

Jonathan Demme, Silence of the Lambs director, dies at 73
# Cancer
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# Cancer

Jonathan Demme, Silence of the Lambs director, dies at 73

Apr 26th 2017, 6:15 PM 9,144 Views 14 Comments

He also directed Philadelphia in 1993, which earned Tom Hanks an Oscar as best actor.

Don Rickles, comedian and voice of Mr Potato Head, dies at 90
# The Merchant Of Venom
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# The Merchant Of Venom

Don Rickles, comedian and voice of Mr Potato Head, dies at 90

Apr 7th 2017, 8:45 AM 11,403 Views 13 Comments

Rickles’ career spanned decades, he recently voiced Mr Potato Head in the Toy Story films.

The Oscars has apologised for mistakenly naming Amy Adams a nominee instead of Ruth Negga
# Oops
# Oops

The Oscars has apologised for mistakenly naming Amy Adams a nominee instead of Ruth Negga

Jan 25th 2017, 9:32 AM 3,553 Views 1 Comment

Tom Hanks was also mistakenly listed in the Best Actor category on the official website yesterday.

Tom Hanks finally cleared up that 'Hanx or Bill Murray?' mystery on Graham Norton last night
# On The Case
# On The Case

Tom Hanks finally cleared up that 'Hanx or Bill Murray?' mystery on Graham Norton last night

Nov 26th 2016, 9:22 AM 7,347 Views 1 Comment

It’s not him! And he can PROVE it.

Tears aplenty in the White House as Obama honours Ellen, Bruce Springsteen and others
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# By The Dawn's Early Light

Tears aplenty in the White House as Obama honours Ellen, Bruce Springsteen and others

Nov 22nd 2016, 10:31 PM 38,453 Views 107 Comments

They all received the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Tom Hanks just made this student famous with a random act of kindness

Tom Hanks just made this student famous with a random act of kindness

Oct 6th 2015, 6:50 PM 9,094 Views 5 Comments

Lauren!

Tom Hanks randomly commented on a load of Reddit threads, and it was wonderful
# Random
# Random

Tom Hanks randomly commented on a load of Reddit threads, and it was wonderful

Sep 30th 2015, 8:34 AM 7,051 Views 3 Comments

Tom Hanks: two-time Oscar winner and serious Redditor.

Irish weather was glorious for the filming of Saving Private Ryan and Spielberg wasn't happy
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# Lights Camera Action

Irish weather was glorious for the filming of Saving Private Ryan and Spielberg wasn't happy

Jun 7th 2015, 9:30 AM 23,163 Views 12 Comments

He was a big fan of the army reserve soldiers who worked as extras in the film though.

Sarah Jessica Parker was caught giving Tom Hanks the actual filthiest look of all time
# Stink Eye
# Stink Eye

Sarah Jessica Parker was caught giving Tom Hanks the actual filthiest look of all time

Mar 25th 2015, 8:24 AM 8,128 Views 5 Comments

Caught rapid.

The only video you need to see from James Corden's first show with Tom Hanks
# Firiend In Me
# Firiend In Me

The only video you need to see from James Corden's first show with Tom Hanks

Mar 24th 2015, 12:13 PM 4,388 Views 1 Comment

Eight minutes of joy.

Tom Hanks lipsyncing to Carly Rae Jepsen's new song will fill you with joy
# Lipsync
# Lipsync

Tom Hanks lipsyncing to Carly Rae Jepsen's new song will fill you with joy

Mar 7th 2015, 5:01 PM 5,181 Views 6 Comments

I really, really, really, really, really, really, really like you.

Tom Hanks had some words for those accusing him of 'manspreading' on the subway
# Manspreading
# Manspreading

Tom Hanks had some words for those accusing him of 'manspreading' on the subway

Mar 6th 2015, 8:26 AM 5,753 Views 6 Comments

“Back off.”

Tom Hanks was finally reunited with Wilson last night
# Cast Away
# Cast Away

Tom Hanks was finally reunited with Wilson last night

Feb 6th 2015, 1:45 PM 3,525 Views 2 Comments

WIIIILSSOOOOOON.

Disney is going after Deadmau5's mouse ears... It's the Dredge
# World Of Celebs
# World Of Celebs

Disney is going after Deadmau5's mouse ears... It's the Dredge

Sep 4th 2014, 10:58 AM 3,088 Views 4 Comments

All the day’s celebrity dirt.

8 amazing letters that'll make you yearn for the days of snail mail
# Letters Of Note
# Letters Of Note

8 amazing letters that'll make you yearn for the days of snail mail

Jul 16th 2014, 9:30 PM 44,541 Views 11 Comments

Will someone be our pen pal?

Here's Tom Hanks singing This Is How We Do It at a wedding
# This Is How We Do It
# This Is How We Do It

Here's Tom Hanks singing This Is How We Do It at a wedding

Jul 8th 2014, 1:45 PM 1,947 Views 0 Comments

Did we mention he was dressed as a rabbi for some reason? Just let that sink in.

A volleyball named Wilson had Ireland sobbing its heart out last night
# Wilsooooon
# Wilsooooon

A volleyball named Wilson had Ireland sobbing its heart out last night

May 4th 2014, 11:30 AM 5,970 Views 4 Comments

It was just too much.

Remember 1988... in seventeen minutes
# Reeling In The Years
# Reeling In The Years

Remember 1988... in seventeen minutes

May 3rd 2014, 4:25 PM 4,363 Views 2 Comments

A video for ’80s children everywhere.

Tom Hanks brilliantly steals an iPad in front of a room of journalists
# Saving Mr Hanks
# Saving Mr Hanks

Tom Hanks brilliantly steals an iPad in front of a room of journalists

Dec 5th 2013, 7:39 AM 9,137 Views 2 Comments

You’d think he could afford his own, really.

11 magnificent letters which will make you want to write them again
# All Write
# All Write

11 magnificent letters which will make you want to write them again

Nov 13th 2013, 1:00 PM 32,202 Views 12 Comments

Come back letter writing! All is forgiven!

Young girl with autism makes huge Tom Hanks scrapbook... and finally shows it to him
# Nice Guy
# Nice Guy

Young girl with autism makes huge Tom Hanks scrapbook... and finally shows it to him

Oct 24th 2013, 8:30 AM 4,622 Views 1 Comment

Tom Hanks might be the best guy ever.

WATCH: Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock play Chopsticks on a giant keyboard
# Flashback
# Flashback

WATCH: Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock play Chopsticks on a giant keyboard

Oct 14th 2013, 5:45 PM 1,826 Views 0 Comments

It was Big all over again!

The best moments from Tom Hanks 'ask me anything'
# Hanks A Lot
# Hanks A Lot

The best moments from Tom Hanks 'ask me anything'

Oct 1st 2013, 10:05 AM 2,755 Views 0 Comments

AMAs are like a box of chocolates…

Tweet Sweeper: Bressie's big night
# Twitterverse
# Twitterverse

Tweet Sweeper: Bressie's big night

Jun 8th 2013, 10:15 AM 2,396 Views 0 Comments

Our pick of the week’s tweets from famous people.

Here is the Irish web series trying to take on Tom Hanks at major awards
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# Cuckoo

Here is the Irish web series trying to take on Tom Hanks at major awards

Apr 17th 2013, 3:19 PM 9,359 Views 5 Comments

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.

9 reasons Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan need to make another film together
# Dynamic Duo
# Dynamic Duo

9 reasons Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan need to make another film together

Apr 2nd 2013, 7:30 PM 2,693 Views 1 Comment

Seriously Hollywood, get on it, would you?

11 Oscar speeches that will leave you an emotional wreck
# Award Show Tears
# Award Show Tears

11 Oscar speeches that will leave you an emotional wreck

Feb 19th 2013, 7:45 PM 18,619 Views 11 Comments

We’ll accept our Oscar for Most In Bits after Watching Tear-Jerking Speeches now.

Frock it: The best and worst of the Emmys outfits (and moustaches)
# Frocks Frocks Frocks
# Frocks Frocks Frocks

Frock it: The best and worst of the Emmys outfits (and moustaches)

Sep 24th 2012, 12:34 PM 19,482 Views 15 Comments

Also, was there a sale on yellow dresses?

Green Mile actor Michael Clarke Duncan dies
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Green Mile actor Michael Clarke Duncan dies

Sep 3rd 2012, 11:18 PM 31,002 Views 55 Comments

Actor had suffered heart attack two months ago.

Eight of the worst film adaptations ever made
# Adaptation
# Adaptation

Eight of the worst film adaptations ever made

Jun 10th 2012, 5:00 PM 8,873 Views 35 Comments

Some of Hollywood’s most recent disastrous attempts to convert well-loved books to the silver screen…

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