Forrest Gump Movie Turns Twenty: Favorite Scenes?

“Mama always said life was life a box of chocolates.You never know what you’re gonna get.” This is but one of many iconic quotes from the movie Forrest Gump, which was released over twenty years ago. The movie swept the…

Lily Tomlin To Receive Kennedy Center Honors

Comedienne Lily Tomlin, who has appeared in such wide-ranging TV series as The West Wing, Damages, and Desperate Housewives, is set to receive this year’s Kennedy Center Honors, one of the top cultural prizes in the United States. She is…

Meg Ryan and John Mellencamp Split?

Meg Ryan and John Mellecamp have reportedly split up after more than three years of dating. Sources say Indiana is to blame. And even though that sounds like a catchy title to some future song lyrics–and may well be–it’s likely…

Tom Hanks Launches New App for “Luddite Hipsters”

Tom Hanks just released a new app. With tongue firmly in cheek, Forrest Gump himself has put out an app called the Hanx Writer that turns your iOS device into … a typewriter. Hanks says he uses typewriters daily and…

Tom Hanks Parties With Justin Bieber

Apparently Scooter Braun’s wedding was the wedding of the century and had everyone partying, even Tom Hanks and Justin Bieber. Hanks and Bieber were not the only two celebrities to witness Bieber’s manager’s nuptials, but it was Hanks who stole…

Carly Rae Jepsen, Justin Bieber: Wedding Singers?

Carly Rae Jepsen and Justin Bieber can now both claim ‘wedding singer’ on their musical resumes. The two sang for Scooter Braun’s wedding to Yael Cohen on Sunday. Braun serves as manager to both Justin Bieber and Carly Rae Jepsen.…

Meg Ryan Directorial Debut “Ithaca” To Feature Reunion With Tom Hanks

You loved them in You’ve Got Mail and Sleepless in Seattle. Now Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks are teaming up once again. This time not as actor and actor, but as actor and director. It is now confirmed that Tom…

Tom Hanks Movie Gets Kickstarter-Style Funding

Tom Hanks is a big enough name that anything he touches nowadays turns to gold. It shouldn’t be tough to fund a movie that has Hanks already signed on. Captain Phillips just made over $217 million and got six Academy…

Barkhad Abdi May Be An Oscar Nominee, But He Did Not Become Rich

Anyone that has been following the recent awards season is clearly aware of the name Barkhad Abdi, the Somali-American actor who became a household name through his role in Captain Phillips. Despite the fact that he was nominated for every…

Tom Hanks Plays Monk in Jimmy Kimmel Oscars Special

Tom Hanks is just one of many A-list celebrities who will take the stage during Jimmy Kimmel’s After the Oscars special, which airs on Sunday, right after the Academy Awards ends. Of course it will likely be close to if…