Given his performance as Ranger Captain Miller in "Saving Private Ryan", or even merchant mariner "Captain Philips" shouldn't he be well-suited to this role?
Tom Hanks Writing, May Star in World War II Drama ‘Greyhound’
September 9, 2016 | 06:10PM PT
Tom Hanks is developing World War II drama “Greyhound” with “Get Low” director Aaron Schneider.
Hanks has written the script with an eye to star. Gary Goetzman, Hanks’ longtime producing partner at Playtone Pictures, is the producer.
Hanks would be portraying a career officer given command of a Navy destroyer — named “Greyhound” — who has to deal with combat enemies and his own self doubts.