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  1. Tom Hanks' "Big" Becomes a TV SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dark Horizons News

    The producers of FOX's well-regarded but sadly cancelled "Enlisted," Kevin Biegel and Mike Royce, are re-teaming for another half-hour comedy series for the network. This one will be based on the hit Tom Hanks-led 1988 movie "Big" with the pair writing the pilot episode.

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  2. Railtown gets early jump on ChristmasRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Union Democrat

    It may only be the first week of fall, but a small crew of volunteers has been busy creating the "North Pole" at Railtown 1897 State Historic Park in Jamestown. Santa's home base will be featured in Railtown's upcoming "Polar Express" holiday train rides, which are based on the popular children's book and 2004 movie starring Tom Hanks.

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  3. 'Big' TV Show Coming From 'Enlisted' GuysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | /film

    Yet another big-screen classic is making the leap to the small screen. Fox has put into development a TV series remake of Big , the 1988 comedy starring Tom Hanks .

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  4. Tom Hanks' 'Big' to be remade as TV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Daily News

    The network is remaking the popular 1988 comedy with the creative team behind the comedy 'Enlisted,' which Fox canceled earlier this year. The popular 1998 comedy starring Tom Hanks is being adapted into a television series for Fox, according to The Hollywood Reporter .

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  5. Classic Tom Hanks film is getting a 'Big' remake on FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    Fox has ordered an adaptation of the classic Tom Hanks movie Big from Enlisted producers Kevin Biegel and Mike Royce, The Hollywood Reporter and Entertainment Weekly report. The show will be loosely based on the the film, but will tell a new story that explores what it means to be a kid and an adult in today's world.

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  6. 80s Classic Big Might Return In This FormRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    ... the network would be taking things slowly with Big . Big is going to be a tough act to pull off. The movie starred Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins and Robert Loggia and is about a kid who wishes he were an adult to a fortune teller machine called ...

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  7. 'Big' Remake From 'Enlisted' Duo Set at FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    The duo who previously teamed on Fox's military comedy Enlisted are adapting Tom Hanks ' 1988 movie Big for the network, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The comedy, which has received a script plus penalty commitment from Fox, is described as an event series based on the movie that explores what it means to be an adult and what it means to be a kid - and how in today's world, those two things are more confused than ever.

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  8. Tom Hanks Comedy Classic Big Heads to the Small ScreenRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | ComingSoon.net

    If you put a quarter in a Zoltar machine last night and wished that Big , director Penny Marshall's 1988 comedy starring Tom Hanks, would become a TV series, we've got just the update for you! TheWrap reports that 20th Century Fox Television has plans to turn Big into an "event Series" with the "Enlisted" pair of Kevin Biegel and Mike Royce writing and executive producing. According to the outlet, the series will "explore what it means to be an adult and what it means to be a kid, and how in today's world those two things are more confused than ever."

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  9. 'Big' Series In Works At Fox With 'Enlisted's Kevin Biegel & Mike RoyceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Deadline

    Big , the hugely popular 1988 comedy feature starring Tom Hanks, is getting a series remake at Fox . The network has put in development Big , a half-hour comedy from 20th Century Fox Television, whose movie division produced the Penny Marshall film written by Gary Ross and Anne Spielberg.

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  10. Fox Developing Big TV Show from Enlisted CreatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Collider

    ... to Fox that they will write and executive produce. Loosely based on Penny Marshall 's classic 1988 film starring Tom Hanks , the potential series is described as a show that "explores what it means to be an adult and what it means to be a kid, and ...

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  11. Tom Hanks films rain scene for Steven Spielberg's new movie St. James PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Weathering the storm! Tom Hanks battles the elements as he films rain scene for Steven Spielberg's new movie St. James Place And now Tom Hanks is battling the inclement weather as he filmed the director's latest flick St. James Place in New York City on Monday. The 58-year-old actor huddled under an umbrella as the rain poured down during a dramatic scene in the 1960s-set Cold War spy thriller.

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  12. Fox Buys 'Big' TV Show Remake from 'Enlisted' TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Continuing with the current TV trend in mining Gen X and Gen Y nostalgia for project ideas, Fox has bought a half-hour comedy loosely based on the Tom Hanks movie "Big" from "Enlisted" exec producers Kevin Biegel and Mike Royce via 20th Century Fox Television Studios. The event series, which Biegel and Royce will write and executive produce, follows the message of the 1988 movie and plans to delve into "what it means to be an adult and what it means to be a kid, and how in today's world those two things are more confused than ever."

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  13. CNY native plucked by John Williams for Los Angeles Philharmonic gala concertRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    World-renowned composer John Williams called upon Clinton, N.Y. native Glenn Paulson to perform in a Los Angeles Philharmonic's gala concert honoring Williams tonight. Paulson will play the vibraphone solo in the "Suite" from the film score of Catch Me If You Can , which starred Tom Hanks and Leonardo DiCaprio.

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  14. UFC 178 Notebook: The Irish Invade Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... and I am perplexed when others do not enjoy it the same way I do. , sitting there in his suit that reminded me of Tom Hanks at the end of Big? He received zero questions. The reigning flyweight champion had just put on a fantastic performance, and ...

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  15. Driven hits the road for WOBRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... and Rebekah flew out of Utah and should arrive around 5:30 p.m. Along our drive we hit a great cafA , watched Tom Hanks in Captain Phillips , and shared lots of great stories. As we discussed our excitement for IBMA, we realized that we may ...

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  16. Cafe Lalo of You've Got Mail Fame Gets Slapped with $26 Million Harassment SuitRead the original story

    Yesterday | Eater

    A manager "treats the restaurant as his own personal dating service and a place where he could indulge in his unwholesome desires." Upper West Side sweet shop CafA Lalo, where Meg Ryan once gave Tom Hanks a serious talking to in You've Got Mail, is being slammed with a $26 million lawsuit .

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  17. 'You've Got Mail' Cafe in NYC Sued for Sexual HarassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hollywood Reporter

    Thirteen women who used to work as servers at Cafe Lalo, which can be seen in the 1998 Tom Hanks - Meg Ryan film You've Got Mail , filed a lawsuit Friday against the restaurant's owner, Haim Lalo , and manager Daniel Reyes , according to the New York Post . The $26 million suit accuses Lalo of not paying fair wages to them and Reyes of mistreating and regularly cursing at female employees who rejected his romantic advances.

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  18. Matt Heath: Coping with the kids after a big night outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... without resorting to the hair of the dog. Something magical happens when you wake up from a big night out. Like Tom Hanks in Big , Jamie Lee Curtis in Freaky Friday and Judge Reinhold in Vice Versa - you become a kid. You don't actually body swap ...

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  19. South Alabama celebrates Forrest Gumpa s 20th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | WALA

    ... Groom and his childhood friend Jimbo Meador. Many believe that Meador was the inspiration for Forrest Gump. Actor Tom Hanks, who starred as Gump studied Meador's voice while preparing for the movie. "A lot of people want to make me out to be the ...

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  20. Cafe Lalo hit with $26M lawsuit for sexual harassment chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | New York Daily News

    Cafe Lalo has been hit by a lawsuit filed Friday on behalf of 13 former and current waitresses, claiming manager Daniel Reyes 'treated the restaurant as his own personal dating service and a place where he could indulge in his unwholesome desires.' Cafe Lalo - immortalized in the Meg Ryan-Tom Hanks movie "You've Got Mail" - is "being marketed to the public as a romantic place with a unique European theme," but "the reality of work conditions" there isn't so sweet for female employees, a new lawsuit says.

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