Tom Hanks `converted` from Aston Villa supporter to Celtic fan

London, Feb 16: Hollywood star Tom Hanks has reportedly become a fan of Premier League side Celtic, which is based in Glasgow, Scotland.

The Forrest Gump star is well known as a baseball fan and has previously declared his support for Aston Villa when it comes to soccer.

However, Metro.co.uk reports that Scottish actor Ross McCall, who worked with the Oscar-winning Hanks in the movie ‘Band of Brothers’, believes that he has converted the actor to a Celtic fan.

Hanks is the latest in a long line of celebrity Celtic fans, which has always drawn serious interest from artists and musicians of many kinds, including Simple Minds, Snoop Dogg, Gerard Butler, Noel Gallagher, Johnny Marr, James McAvoy, Paulo Nutini, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor and many others, the report added. (ANI)