Second part of the Da Vinci Code saga, “Angels and demons” marks the return to business of Tom Hanks who once again plays the protagonist Robert Langdon. During filming, the American star also made her humanity speak with a nice gesture towards two anonymous people.
Angels and Demons : Robert is back !
Released in 2003, Dan Brown’s novel Da Vinci Code was a real literary triumph. This success also very quickly attracted Hollywood, which decided to produce an adaptation signed Ron Howard. For the occasion, he again directs Tom Hanks after splash and Apollo 13. In 2009, the director signed Angels and Demonssecond part of the adventures of Robert Langdon. For this new adventure, the expert in religions goes to the Vatican to solve a strange case of murders which could be responsible for illuminati fanatics.
Note thatAngels and Demons account, in its distribution around Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor, Aylet Zurer and Stellan Skarsgaard particularly.
We know it : Tom Hanks is an undisputed star of world cinema. Therefore, each of his visits outside his American lands is a real event. This is how, in Rome, his shots were an ordeal for the film crew ofAngels and Demons since it attracted many onlookers each time. And according to Tea Telegram, Tom Hanks stood out as a true gentleman on set.
While filming in the streets of Rome, he finds that a young bride and her father cannot access the chapel where the ceremony was taking place. Indeed, they had found themselves blocked by the filming taking place near the wedding venue. The star ofAngels and Demons therefore asks Ron Howard to stop the filming in order to facilitate the passage of the two civilians. He even has them taken away to the chapel, holding the bride by the arm to prevent her from falling.
But that’s not all. The actor seen in Forest Gump also accepted to participate in the couple’s wedding shoot. Who said Hollywood stars were snobs?
A repeat offender
This is not the first time that Tom Hanks has made his humanity speak. In fact, the actorAngels and Demons is known for his humility and kindness. Vanity Fair recounts the meeting between the star and a taxi driver. The latter sees, in fact, Hanks getting into his taxi. During the trip, the actor is totally natural, nicknaming his evening driver “Monsieur Ferrari”. Telling the anecdote to several customers, he is, one day, surprised to learn that some of them are relatives of Tom Hanks. What was his surprise when he received a message from the actor inviting him to come see his Broadway play. Did you say gentleman?