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'Hook's Dante Basco Shares Secrets From The Set, Memories of Robin Williams

By Kristy Puchko | Film | April 13, 2020 |

By Kristy Puchko | Film | April 13, 2020 |


Twitter Watch Parties are all the rage right now. Some come star-studded! Over the weekend, Nerdist hosted a Twitter Watch Party of Hook, hosted by Dante Basco, who launched a million crushes as the mohawked lost boy Rufio. Through a fun series of tweets, Basco shared secrets from the set of the beloved Steven Spielberg adventure, along with memories of working with Dustin Hoffman and the late, great Robin Williams.

Listen for yourself!

(Williams bringing Dead Poets Society to life!)

Some trivia for Star Wars fans:

Secret cameo alert!

Take a look. Can you tell? Here’s a clue: it’s a famous actress. (The answer can be found here.)

Speaking of pirate cameos…

Here’s David Crosby as “Tickles.”

Goop cameo.

Dare you watch this again?

Or this one!?

Along with incredible memories, Basco took a special souvenir from the set.


Kristy Puchko is the managing editor of Pajiba. You can follow her on Twitter.

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