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But Bob Zemeckis says,' I don't know, it's a minefield, Colonel Tom Parker, it's a minefield. Tom Hanks never know what people are gon na take away from it.' And it ends up being, Tom Hanks know, that thing.
I will tell you, in' Forrest Gump,' all the stuff that we shot on the park bench in Savannah, Georgia... we were just shooting fodder for a possible narrative piece of it.
It was written on cue cards... I didn't need the cue cards after a while because you get into it, but Bob Zemeckis says,' I don't know, it's a minefield, Colonel Tom Parker, it's a minefield. Tom Hanks never know what people are gon na take away from it.' And it ends up being, Tom Hanks know, that thing.
It’s my ego, unchecked, i just can’t help but think, ‘What would these people like more than anything else to remember this magic day of days? Oh, I know: me!’.
They have had the man in their life represented in so many different ways from, you know, with the familiarity of a Hershey's bar or Coca-Cola bottle to ways that I think really didn't do the man service or his artistry.
My experience was even more complicated because, on top of fame already being toxic, I wasn't even famous.
Tonight everyone at' Saturday Night Live' planned to do our big Christmas show... but Covid came early this year.
And we sent home our cast, most of our crew, but I came here from California, and if you think I was going to fly 3,000 miles and not be on TV, well, you have another thing coming.
Wear a mask, social distance, wash your hands, that alone means you are contributing to the betterment of your house, your work, your town, your society as a whole and it's such a small thing.
My wife lost her sense of taste and smell, she had severe nausea, she had a much higher fever than I did. I just had crippling body aches, I was very fatigued all the time and I couldn't concentrate on anything for more than about 12 minutes.
Wear a mask, social distance, wash your hands. That alone means you are contributing to the betterment of your house, your work, your town, your society as a whole and it's such a small thing, it's a mystery to me how somehow that has been wiped out of what should be ingrained in the behavior of us all. Simple things. Do your part.
The future is always uncertain, but we who celebrate what you have done, who celebrate all of your achievements, we are certain of one thing on this day : You will not let us down.
You are the chosen ones because of a fate unimagined when you began your Wright State University adventures, you started in the olden times, in a world back before the Great Pandemic of 2020. You will talk of those earlier years in your lives in just that way.
I am calling you' chosen ones' because you have been chosen in many ways, first, by the temperament and discipline you've lived by, by the creative fires that are inside of you and the instinctive lunges of your desires... You succeeded because of the aid and the love of others that are in your lives, without a doubt. But you have succeeded mostly because you, and you alone, chose to do so.
It's good to be back.
And in fact, we will be giving it now to the places that hope to work on what I would like to call the' Hank-ccine,'.
I'm not trying to hog it with a copyright, it's good to be back.
We have not only been approached, we have said,' Do you want our blood ? Can we give plasma ?' and in fact, we will be giving it now to the places that hope to work on what I would like to call the' Hank-ccine,'.
Ive done the Marie Kondo-izing of much of my life, I must say, i found this microphone. Thats one thing. I didnt even realize I had this microphone. So Im glad it was in the original box, so I pulled it out. But I got to say, if I win one hand of Solitaire, I immediately try to see if I can get two in a row, so Im busy. I am very, very busy enough.
Im not trying to hog it with a copyright, im not going to the patent office.
We are just fine, dandy, we had all of the flu-like symptoms. My wife,Rita, was a little worse off than me. She had a very high temperature. And we were isolated so that we would not give it to anyone else.
A lot of the question is what now, you know? What do we do now? Is there something we can do? and, in fact, we just found out that we do carry the antibodies. We have not only been approached, we have said, Do you want our blood? Can we give plasma?
I was wiped after 12 minutes [ of exercising ]. I laid down in my hospital bed and just slept.
They're still self-quarantined obviously, but they are feeling a lot better.
To play things right, as is needed in the world right now, we were tested for the coronavirus and were found to be positive.
Showing up on time is one of the greatest liberating acts you can give yourself in a movie.
You're a dope if you don't steal from everybody you have every worked with.
When I realized that being an actor was a thing, a job, a craft, a pursuit you could have, I didnt think there would by anything that could possibly be more fun than that.
Its not an agenda, theres no strategy to it, i worked briefly with Keanu [Reeves], he has a wonderful answer to this question: How is it to be so well regarded? He says Well its preferable to the alternative, which is true.
It all just comes together, you see.
When my wife and I are going at it on those rare occasions, when she is letting me know that Im not really listening to her and Im trying to establish what the ground rules are (for the argument), when were going at it like that, one of us will say, Well, you know what? You know what, honey? Its good to talk. Its good to say the things we feel.
This is the end of the series and I had gotten some texts from Tim Allen. These texts that say,' Have you recorded yet ? Have you been in ? Have you had a session yet ?' i said,' No, not yet.' [ Allen says ]' Wait until you see those last pages. Tough one, tough one.'.
I don't think I would. Because I think that at some point — look, I didn't think things were going to be this way last November. I would not have been able to imagine that we would be living in a country where neo-Nazis are doing torchlight parades in Charlottesville [ Va. ] and jokes about Pocahontas are being made in front of the Navajo code talkers. And individually we have to decide when we take to the ramparts, you don't take to the ramparts necessarily right away, but you do have to start weighing things. You may think : ‘ You know what ? I think now is the time. ’ This is the moment where, in some ways, our personal choices are going to have to reflect our opinions. We have to start voting, actually, before the election. So, I would probably vote not to go.
It’s never too late to change things … and that’s the responsibility of anybody who wants to obey a code of professional ethics.
You can never predict, I think, how people are going to be willing to fill their time or to find themselves. Social media allows everybody to do both those things. How healthy it is, is probably only in the hands of the participants.
I got a lost driver's license back to a student at Fordham, the Circle.
I'm thrown by it.
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