'Captain Phillips' Star Tom Hanks Is Still As Lovable as Ever: 10 Reasons We're Still Obsessed With Him

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After a certain age, most actors stop being "famous" — they become "iconic," or "treasured," or something else that implies that they still hold the public's respect, but their celebrity has long since passed. Not Tom Hanks, though. The man is 57-years-old, has dozens of movies under his belt, and is still one of the biggest stars on the planet. His newest film, Captain Phillips , is getting amazing reviews, and it might just give the actor a fifth Oscar nomination. As if that wasn't cool enough, Hanks is one of the nicest, funniest guys in Hollywood. Here's to you, Mr. Hanks.

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