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Published October 10, 2013, 09:39 AM

New Tom Hanks movie features Minnesota Somali actors

Barkhad Abdi and his fellow actors from Minneapolis are now living that dream of red carpet premieres and Hollywood endings. The four portray Somali pirates who hijacked an American cargo ship off the Horn of Africa in 2009 and took its captain, played by Hanks, hostage in "Captain Phillips," opening Friday.

By: Jeff Baenen, Associated Press

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