Posts tagged "tom hanks"

Chet Haze Thinks He Can Say The N-Word, Has Moronic Explanation Why

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, you seem really nice. Now come get your son.

Robyn Pennacchia / June 2, 2015

Tom Hanks Helps Sell Girl Scout Cookies, Reminds Us He’s A National Treasure

A few weeks ago, a Girl Scout troop out selling cookies in Los Altos, California spotted Tom Hanks passing through town. When they stopped him to say hi, Hanks bought four boxes of cookies, made an extra donation of $20, and then helped the girls sell more cookies. He offered to take photos with passing fa…

Claire Hannum / March 13, 2015

Tom Hanks Is THE MAN

Not The Man, but THE MAN. According to Humans of New York, America’s Dad Tom Hanks made a cabbie’s life pretty enchanted for a few weeks:
So get this. I’m driving down Park Avenue one day and this guy waves for me, so I pull over and I ask him where he’s going. He…

Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 28, 2014

Tom Hanks Meets Fan, Proves He’s One Of Hollywood’s Nicest

Tom Hanks, whatta mensch. The Oscar winner, who already has a reputation for being one of Hollywood’s most not-douchey stars, recently met a superfan of his named Sarah Moretti, who has autism. After giving Sarah a hug, Hanks perused Sarah’s scrapbook, filled with tidbits and news articles about his career. I wonder if Ryan Gosling would give…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 25, 2013

Watch Tom Hanks Perform A Slam Poem About “Full House”

That title says it all, right? Just hit play. You won’t be sorry. [YouTube via Laughing Squid]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 24, 2012

Tom Hanks Heads To Broadway For Nora Ephron Play

Tom Hanks his headed to Broadway for the first time ever in a play by the late Nora Ephron. “Lucky Guy” is about a New York City tabloid columnist who successfully won a libel lawsuit. [Celebrity Cafe]
Nelly is the latest celeb to get busted for drugs at the Sierra Blanca border checkpoint…

Jessica Wakeman / October 11, 2012

A Dramatic Reading Of The “ChetHaze” GoneWild Reddit Comments

Chester Hanks aka Chet Haze aka Tom Hanks’ rapping teenage son allegedly had his Reddit identity revealed today, when he commented, “Love ya, bro,” during his other-unknown brother Truman’s “Ask Me Anything” session on the site. With his commenter name — simply “chethaze,” which has since been deleted — unveiled, so was his comment history,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 10, 2012

Chet Haze Embarrasses Tom Hanks, Again

What must it be like to be Tom Hanks, parent of rapper monstrosity Chet Haze? Is it just one constant embarrassment? Witness Haze — looking here like a freshly scrubbed JV swim team member off to his first homecoming dance — in his new video “Do It Better,” in which he gets into quite the…

Julie Gerstein / July 11, 2012

The Best Worst Very Special Episodes Ever

This supercut of “Very Special Episodes” tackling difficult issues runs the gamut from “Saved by the Bell’s” Jesse Spano “I’m so excited” on speed rant, to the “Dinosaurs” does steroids. But my own VSE fave? How about the time Tom Hanks played the alcoholic uncle on “Family Ties” and got drunk on Michael J. Fox’s

Julie Gerstein / October 18, 2011

Tom Hanks Doesn’t Want To Play Any More “Pussies”

“I told my agents that I wasn’t going to play pussies anymore. I was tired of playing, ‘Oh, boo-hoo–I was in love, but oh, boo-hoo-hoo.’ There comes an age when you can’t do that anymore. I wanted to play men instead of boys. In your mid-30s, it’s time to start playing guys of compromise. And…