Scolari and Hanks reportedly remained friends after “Bosom Buddies,” and theyve worked together a few times since. He had roles in the Hanks-headlined films “That Thing You Do” (1996) and “The Polar Express” (2004), and did some voice work on Hankss IMAX doc “Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D.”
How did Tom Hanks get his big break?
He starred in the television sitcom Bosom Buddies, but became far more known when he starred in the Ron Howard film Splash. He went on to headline many more popular and acclaimed movies, including Big, Forrest Gump and Cast Away, en route to becoming one of the most powerful and well-respected actors in Hollywood.
Was Rita Wilson in Bosom Buddies?
Tom met Rita in the early 1980s while he was starring in the ABC sitcom Bosom Buddies. Rita appeared in an episode about a video dating service. Then, they co-starred (along with John Candy) in the film Volunteers. I asked Rita if it was the real thing for her, and it just couldnt be denied.
How much did Tom Hanks make for bosom buddies?
How much did Tom Hanks make for bosom buddies? Tom Hanks made a measly $2,500 per week.