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PODCAST: Shock Collar Question of the Day (01/15/21)

Bubba Gump

Brooke is wearing the Shock Collar this morning!

Today’s question: Tom Hanks gained famed for a variety of roles in the 90’s and 2000’s but one of his biggest roles was the movie blockbuster Forrest Gump. On previous questions we’ve talked about how the producers once considered many different actors like John Travolta, Bill Murray and Chevy Chase to star in the film. But, if you’ve read the book….. you’ll know that Forrest is listed at 6’6 242 lbs, a pretty big boy . So, the author, Winston Groom had a very different actor in mind as his first choice for the role. Who did the author want to play Forrest Gump in the 1994 movie?