Tom Hanks sure has a way with words doesn’t he? The Big, Saving Private Ryan and Philadelphia star recollected a tremendous tale that Michael Clarke Duncan had told him.
It seems like Duncan previously attempted to join a Chicago street gang as a child only to have his dreams rebuffed immediately by his mother.
The private ceremony took place at Forest Lawn, Hollywood, and the likes of Jay Leno and Vivica A. Fox were part of the congregation. [Vulture]