Toronto’s been buzzing with celebrity sightings over the last few days during the 44th annual Toronto International Film Festival.
But one celebrity sighting, in particular, has the internet in a frenzy after legendary actor Tom Hanks made a surprise visit to a Toronto coffee shop.
Leading up to the festival, Grinder Coffee on Gerrard invited the American actor to visit the coffee shop, using the hashtag #tomneedsgrinder to get his attention.
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Ahead of the premiere of Hank’s latest film A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood, the actor paid the coffee shop a visit to the delight of staff.
“Sorry for the bad pics he came when we were closing up. Joelle was at home but had a lovely chat with him. Thanks [Tom Hanks] for taking the time to come by and visit us we admire you.”
Day 7.5 of our #tomneedsgrinder campaign. New#: #tomneededgrinder sorry for the bad pics he came when we were closing up. Joelle was at home but had a lovely chat with him. Thanks @tomhanks for taking the time to come by and visit us we admire you. #TIFF19 pic.twitter.com/iOCVo7SelP
— GrinderCoffeeGerrard (@GrinderCoffeeTO) September 7, 2019