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Quiz: Who is East Bay–bred actor Tom Hanks going gray to play in his next movie?



A. An older Anderson Cooper
B. Ted Turner
C. Ed Harrington, former general manager of the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
D. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger
E. Late-career Dick Van Dyke


Answer: D, of course. Hanks, a Skyline High grad, has gone gray to play the role of Danville resident and “Miracle on the Hudson” hero Chesley Sullenberger, who in 2009 safely captained an emergency airliner landing on the Hudson River.

Originally published in the September issue of
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