Having a large collection of trophies at home, actor Tom Hanks used the most recent Emmy award he received during the 64th edition of the prestigious gala as a hood ornament on his limo. The star resorted to masking tape to keep the award in place and tweeted a photo of his adorned vehicle to his followers, ABC News report.
Tom Hanks has already grown used to receiving prizes for his performances. During the 64th edition of the Emmy Awards, the “Forest Gump” star won his fifth trophy for his part in the HBO political movie “Game Change”. His joy was just as big as the first time he was awarded; therefore, Hanks used the Emmy as a hood ornament for the limo he rented for the special occasion.
After he finished taping the trophy to the hood of the car, the actor set on the passenger’s seat and took a picture of his new award. The pic was immediately posted on his Twitter account letting fans know that this is the way Hanks likes to get around these days.
His wife, Rita Wilson, who accompanied the Emmy-winning actor to the festivity, took pictures of Tom as he was taping the prize to his ride. She kept her followers up to date with all the events taking place at the ceremony. Her excitement for the ceremony was so big that the actress took a picture of her and her husband on their way to the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, California announcing her followers that they will make out in the backseat of the car on their way to the Emmys.
Rita Wilson spent great part of the evening backstage because she wanted to offer her followers insights from the Emmy Awards. She even gave them the possibility to indirectly ask questions and deliver messages to their favorite celebrities thanks to Wilson’s Twitter account.