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Tom Hanks tapped to play Vt. ship captain in movie

Hollywood - March 15, 2011

There is a movie in the works about the piracy ordeal involving Captain Richard Phillips of Underhill-- and word out of Hollywood is that Tom Hanks has been tapped to play Phillips.

Deadline.com says the movie is based on Captain Phillips' book and is being produced by Sony Pictures.

WCAX News

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