Tom Hanks hilariously reveals how he’d never be part of MCU; ‘I don’t get to be the punk’

Forrest Gump star Tom Hanks says he has not been requested to be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The Hollywood actor, who has starred within the sci-fi movie Finch for Apple TV+, not too long ago reminisced about among the highlights of his gorgeous performing profession, selecting A League of Their Own, Cast Away, and Cloud Atlas as a few of his favorites. During an interview on the Smartless Podcast (through The Direct), Hanks was requested if he can be inquisitive about being part of a Marvel undertaking. The actor’s response got here as a shock as he stated he is by no means been supplied an element within the mega-franchise.

Tom Hanks reveals he has not been requested to be part of MCU

While talking on the SmartLess Podcast hosted by actors Will Arnett, Jason Bateman, and Sean Hayes, Tom Hanks stated that Marvel hadn’t reached out to him for any of their tasks. He joked that he would not be as highly effective a personality as others even when he have been supplied an element. 

The Hollywood icon stated, “Here’s the issue… First of all, they’ve by no means known as me as soon as. Nope, by no means. And I believe that if certainly one of lately they’ll, they’d say, ‘Is there any means you’d take into account taking part in a secretary of protection?’ (laughs) Ya know, a man who comes and says, ‘Please, assist us Ultraman, we will not survive!’ I’d be a type of guys. I do not get to play the punk…”

There have been rumours of Hollywood’s A-list actors like Keanu Reeves becoming a member of the Marvel undertaking, and the studio has by no means shied away from hiring the largest names within the trade both. From established stalwarts like Robert Redford to younger comers like Florence Pugh, the Marvel has roped in a wide selection of actors for varied roles of their tasks. Thus, this comes as a shock {that a} large title like Hanks would not be thought of for a job within the huge MCU universe. 

Furthermore, Hanks has an old skilled relationship with Disney. He will proceed to look as Geppetto of their live-action Pinocchio remake. Additionally, MCU have not too long ago launched their highly-anticipated movie, Eternals, which launched a brand new immortal group that has been defending the universe. Its Phase 4 has additionally launched the continued plot of the multiverse within the Disney+ Hotstar collection, Loki. There has been rumours about the way forward for Marvel universe and their potential casting decisions. 

forrest gump star tom hanks reveals he has by no means been approached for any mcu undertaking

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