Queen Elizabeth was noticed by Tom Hanks’ Forrest Gump throughout shock go to in London, say followers in viral snap


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Queen Elizabeth could have obtained an sudden visitor when she made a shock go to to Paddington Station in London.

On Tuesday, a royal correspondent for The Instances of London tweeted a photograph he took of the 96-year-old, who formally opened the brand new Elizabeth line named in her honor.

“The Queen, looking good in yellow,” tweeted Valentine Low.

Nevertheless, many eagle-eyed Twitter customers noticed what seemed to be Tom Hanks’ iconic character lurking within the background. The thriller man, at first look, appears to look eerily much like Gump, a personality within the hit 1994 movie that follows him as he witnesses a number of historic occasions.


Forrest Gump (played by Tom Hanks) continues to be a witness to major historic events, including Queen Elizabeth's Platinum Jubilee.

Forrest Gump (performed by Tom Hanks) continues to be a witness to main historic occasions, together with Queen Elizabeth’s Platinum Jubilee.
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The queen has been making appearances to coincide with the Platinum Jubilee, which marks her 70 years on the throne. That makes Elizabeth Britain’s longest-reigning monarch.

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“I had to zoom right in to check if that was Forrest Gump,” one consumer tweeted.

“Mama always said meeting the Queen was like a box of chocolates,” one other joked.

“And then I met the Queen of England, again,” shared one other.

“It’s nice to know he’s still out there, Al!” one other commented.

“This one will run and run,” one other added.

The Twitter consumer, @SkillsMcGill, was among the many first to be aware of what many joked was Gump’s presence. The picture has since gone viral.

A spokesperson for Hanks, 65, didn’t instantly reply to Day by day Submit Digital’s request for remark. The actor is starring within the upcoming music biopic directed by Baz Luhrmann titled “Elvis,” the place he performs supervisor Colonel Tom Parker.

Queen Elizabeth II using an Oyster card machine as she attends the Elizabeth line's official opening at Paddington Station on May 17, 2022, in London. 

Queen Elizabeth II utilizing an Oyster card machine as she attends the Elizabeth line’s official opening at Paddington Station on Could 17, 2022, in London. 
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Buckingham Palace referred to as Elizabeth’s go to “a happy development,” noting that “the organizers were informed of the possibility she may attend.” Palace officers beforehand shared she is experiencing “episodic mobility problems” in current months and has difficulties transferring round.

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The brand new east-west prepare line will open to the general public on Could 24.

Elizabeth’s public appearances are being carefully watched as Britain prepares for the Platinum Jubilee with 4 days of celebrations from June 2 to five.

The Related Press contributed to this report.


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