The following post was written by Today.com writer Chris Serico.
Rita Wilson opened up this week about her breast-cancer battle, which she says was an emotional journey that strengthened her relationship with her husband, fellow actor Tom Hanks.
“Who knew it would make you even closer?” Wilson, 58, said in a feature appearing Wednesday in The New York Times. “You never know how your spouse is going to react in a situation like this. I was so amazed, so blown away by the care my husband gave me. It was such a normal, intimate time.”
During her interview with the Times, her husband of 27 years called in via FaceTime and learned Wilson had been singing his praises. According to the newspaper, Hanks, also 58, replied, “Make sure you print them all!”