Hanks Heads Up Hair Clinic to Find Da Vinci Code Look
Tom Hanks toyed with wearing a wig for his new role as The Da Vinci
Code hero Robert Langdon, because he feared he wouldn't be able to grow
his hair long enough to look like a scholar.
The Oscar winner created a mental picture of the character and became
obsessed with having the right hairstyle - he even worked with a stylist
to come up with the perfect look.
He explains, "(I wanted it) fuller in the back and falling down
across my forehead. But the truth is my hair cannot be long and flowing;
genetically, it doesn't do that. It's a bush.
"We talked about a wig, but that ends up taking a huge amount of
"So I went to these guys who know about hair chemistry and found a