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Tom Hanks Offers Unexpected Explanation on Why He Hasn’t Appeared in the Marvel Cinematic Universe



Over the course of his decades in the film industry, Tom Hanks has played a variety of characters, but we’ve never seen him defeat villains as a Marvel superhero.

Tom Hanks, Why Not?

At 66 years old, he may be a little past Marvel’s peak crime-fighting age, but given his role as Robert Langdon in The Da Vinci Code, he may still be able to use his intellect to solve puzzles and find the bad guys.

Despite his abilities, Hanks has never been a part of a Marvel movie, not as a hero, a villain, or even a good-hearted bystander caught up in the mayhem of the Avengers.

Prior to the premiere of his most recent movie Pinocchio on Disney+ today (8 September), the actor was a guest on the Happy Sad Confused podcast, where presenter Josh Horowitz expressed his opinion that Hanks and Marvel seemed like a nice fit.

Horowitz referred to Hanks as “Mr. Disney” and questioned why he had never accepted a role in a Marvel movie after seeing him in movies like Toy Story and Saving Mr. Banks.

The solution appears to be straightforward. He’s never been asked, “to [Hanks’] knowledge,” he says.

“Is there a period of cinema in which a very particular type of movie dominated the marketplace? You could say Westerns in the 1950s, alright. Let’s take John Ford’s Westerns. You can maybe say that that is the John Ford Universe of Westerns. It’s not that different, perhaps, from the Marvel Universe of Motion Pictures,” continued Hanks, who added that he wanted to “unpack this a little bit.”

Hanks responded, “You might do that, because you might end up in The Searchers or She Wore A Yellow Ribbon… But then you can look at the same age of Western in the 1950s and just a ton of them were not terrific,” when asked if he would accept a part in a classic Ford Western movie.

“You don’t want to rag on any movie because movies are just too hard to make. I think the most that you can say is, it’s quite good, although, didn’t quite work.”

The “larger question” of “how many screens” will exist in the future caught Hanks’ attention, and he expressed the opinion that “an awful lot of films don’t need to be presented on motion picture displays.”

“What does it concern? What is that? What are they looking at on the screen, and is it worthwhile? ” he questioned. What is it, the Marvel Universe of Motion Pictures, have we all seen a lot of? ”

Hanks said he hasn’t seen all of the movies after learning that they are part of the “Marvel Cinematic Universe,” but noted that there are “a couple of outstanding performances in there” and took the diplomatic tack of calling them all “pretty decent.”

Do you want to see Tom Hanks as an Avenger one of these days?


Floyd Mayweather Expresses in Buying an NBA Team



‘Money’ Mayweather is renowned for his enormous wealth; according to Forbes, he is thought to be worth $285 million. The legendary boxer has stated that he wants to own an NBA club and that he has already made a sizable offer for one.

A Huge Announcement

In recent footage from an unidentified event, Mayweather was seen being interviewed and confirming that he has made a first offer for majority ownership of a team. He did not specify the team in which he had already expressed interest, but he did state that he would be open to either buying an expansion team in Seattle or Las Vegas or examining any current franchises that might be for sale.

Some Top Prospects

In response to the question of whether this was Vegas, he said: “It could be the Vegas franchise, it could be the Seattle franchise, or I could be buying a franchise that’s already up-and-running. The first offer, we offered them a little over $2 billion for majority ownership. Do I have it? Absolutely, absolutely I have it.”

Mayweather reportedly earned $65 million earlier this year after competing in a boxing match in Miami against YouTuber Logan Paul. Indeed a big sum, and we believe we have a good idea of where it might be going soon.

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In Breakthrough Role in Wolf of Wall Street, Margot Robbie Believed No One would Recognize Her



Robbie is currently one of the most in-demand performers in the industry, almost ten years after the successful movie’s US debut. In a recent interview, actress Margot Robbie stated that she believed no one would take note of her in the pivotal part in The Wolf of Wall Street.

Wasn’t Really Expecting

She has starred in a number of box office hits, but the 32-year-old Australian actress never imagined she would achieve such renown after her triumph on the beloved soap opera Neighbours, which she returned to for the final episode in July. Robbie acknowledged that she didn’t expect anyone would recognize her in The Wolf of Wall Street in an interview with The Mirror.

Some Initial Thoughts

“No one’s going to notice me in this film,” Robbie thought at the time, “It doesn’t matter what I do in this film because they’re going to focus on Leo and I’ll just slip under the radar.” At the age of 22, Robbie had to perform her first-ever nude scene for the movie, which she admits wasn’t the easiest.

The Wolf of Wall Street undoubtedly enjoyed great success, earning enormous sums at the box office. For her performance as Naomi Lapaglia in the Leonardo DiCaprio movie, Robbie won the Empire Award for Best Female Newcomer. Since then, Robbie’s her career has flourished and she is now one of Hollywood’s most sought-after actors.

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The most popular streamer on Twitch, xQc, has lost his position.




The most popular Counter-Strike: Global Offensive streamer on Twitch, Félix “xQc” Lengyel of Canada, has recently lost that title as a consequence of a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive competition. Currently, Alexandre “gAuLeS” Borba is in charge.

De-crowning moment

On a constantly changing platform prone to huge changes like these, one can only rule supremely so much.

The Brazilian streamer has been active in esports for the past 20 years, which may surprise you. His involvement on the scene has led to agreements with the NBA, Nike, and the Formula 1.

Initially, Borba played Counter-Strike professionally before focusing on leading his own teams, g3nerationX and MIBR.

He took a few years off from his job to pursue a degree in marketing, then returned to esports in 2010. In 2015, he successfully relaunched the g3x brand. Players like Gabriel “NEKIZ” Schenato, Lucas “steel” Lopes, and Vito “kNgV-” Giuseppe have benefited greatly from Borba’s experience and advice.

With his ability and co-streaming from the stadium itself, Borba dominated the coverage of the CS:GO IEM Rio Major last month.

Although the Brazilian streamer has already gone to the top of the most-watched list, Dexerto believes it is improbable that he will do it again. Lengyel streams frequently and plays a variety of games, whereas Borba’s ascent is reliant on occasions like this tournament.

Even his room-cleaning stream, where the audience critiqued the enormity of the filth and the fact that he didn’t know how to do his laundry, attracted tens of thousands of views from viewers.

So, based on that, it appears that Borba might have the upper hand if he flaunts an immaculate home and a mastery of detergent varieties.

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