Will You be Reading Tom Hanks’ Collection of Short Stories?

Tom Hanks has been dominating Hollywood for nearly 30 years now.  What began as a television career characterized by dressing as a woman in Bosom Buddies, to taking that comedic talent to the big screen in films like Bachelor Party, The Money Pit, and even Splash, became one of the biggest acting success stories in all of Hollywood.  I personally think it was the movie “Big” that truly got him on the path to greatness.  While that film in and of itself was a “comedy,” you could see the dramatic Hanks coming out.  Then, not too many years later he was phenomenal in Philadelphia and the rest as they say, is history.

Hanks obviously has nothing else to prove movie wise but we hope to see him in at least another 20 years worth of films.  Hanks has even had some success as a director.  So what’s next for Tom Hanks?  Looks like he’s trying his hand at writing.  According to The Wrap:

Tom Hanks’ first book is scheduled to hit stores in October, Alfred A. Knopf chairman and Editor-in-Chief Sonny Mehta announced on Tuesday. The collection of stories titled, “UNCOMMON TYPE: Some Stories,” will be published in hardcover, ebook, and as a Penguin Random audiobook, with Hanks reading.

“I read a story by Tom in ‘The New Yorker’ several years ago… and was struck by both his remarkable voice and command as a writer. I had hoped there might be more stories in the works. Happily, for readers, it turns out there were,” Mehta said in a statement.

Hey if Steve Martin can do it, so can Tom Hanks right?  I’m personally looking forward to his publication.  I’m sure it’ll be solid.

Add Comment

American Horror Story BMF Cobra Kai Dexter Hawkeye Heels Money Heist Ozark Shark Tank Squid Game Stranger Things Succession Ted Lasso The Mandalorian
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers: Lights Out-Recap
Why Daredevil Worked As A “Lighter” Character For The MCU
Bad Sisters Season 2 Apple
Bad Sisters Season 2
Action Adventure Comedy Documentary Drama Fantasy Horror Movie Lists Mystery Romance Sci-Fi Thriller
Who is in the Halloween Kills Cast?
5 of the Best Action Stars of the 80s
Emma Stone’s Cruella Prequel Lands a Sequel and a Raise
Comics Lists News Things You Didn't Know Whatever Happened To
Let’s Talk About the Cocaine Bear Trailer
Space Force Steve Carell
10 Things You Didn’t Know About Steve Carell
10 Different Reasons Why Every Fast and Furious Character Wouldn’t Survive
Open World RPG Games Every Anime Fan Should Play
Aldis Hodge on Today Show
6 Aldis Hodge Movies and Tv Shows You Should Watch
The Photograph (2020)
6 Best Black Romance Movies of the 21st Century
joker characters across comical franchises
Joker Characters Across Comical Franchises To Check Out
Call Of Duty Modern Warfare II Shows That Activision Can Still Make Great Games
Splatoon 3
The Splatoon Video Game Series Detailed
Oregon Trail Video Game Headed Back to Computers
Everything We Know So Far About the Upcoming Diablo 4 Game