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‘Kinky Boots’ Leads Tony Award Nominations With 13

The nominations were announced Tuesday in a televised event co-hosted by Tony winner Sutton Foster and “Modern Family” star Jesse Tyler Ferguson. The awards will be broadcast on CBS from Radio City Music Hall on June 9.

04/30/2013

SOMALI BASIN - APRIL 12: In this photo provided by the U.S. Navy, Maersk-Alabama Capt. Richard Phillips (R) stands alongside Cmdr. Frank Castellano, commanding officer of USS Bainbridge (DDG 96) after being rescued by U.S Naval Forces April 12, 2009 off the coast of Somalia. Three of the Somali pirates were killed and one captured in the firefight that freed Philips, who was held hostage for five days. (Photo by U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

Production Begins Monday For ‘Captain Phillips’ Movie Starring Tom Hanks

Production for the film based on the 2009 rescue of an American ship captain held hostage by Somali pirates is set to begin on Monday, according to IMDB.

02/13/2012

Tom Hanks (credit: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Tom Hanks To Star In Pirate Biopic

Tom Hanks will play Captain Richard Phillips in an upcoming biopic about Phillips’ boat being overtaken by Somali pirates.

03/17/2011