Entertainment Movies Tom Hanks Surprises Couple on Their Wedding Day: 'It Was the Cherry on Top' Oscar winner Tom Hanks happened upon wedding couple Diciembre and Tashia Farries on the beach in Santa Monica, and stopped for a chat and pictures By Dan Heching Dan Heching Digital News Writer, PEOPLE People Editorial Guidelines Published on October 28, 2021 12:39 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: access hollywood Tom Hanks has made a newlywed couple even happier on their wedding day! Diciembre and Tashia Farries were recently celebrating their big day on the beach by Santa Monica Pier in California when the festivities were crashed by none other than the Oscar-winning actor, 65. The brides, who tied the knot last Friday, were with with their family and close friends posing for photos when the Forrest Gump star showed up. Tom Hanks Takes Fans Inside Hollywood's 'Hall of Fame' with Night in the Academy Museum: WATCH In a video of the encounter posted to social media, wedding guests are heard exclaiming, "That's Woody!," referring to Hanks' character from Pixar's Toy Story films. Hanks is also heard saying, "Oh man, my stock just exploded!" when he meets Tashia. "We were so in our own moment so for him to walk up, it was shocking and took a second for us to realize. It was the cherry on top for our big day," Diciembre told Today on Wednesday. RELATED VIDEO: Rita Wilson Says That Her Last TV Binge With Husband Tom Hanks Was Curb Your Enthusiasm The brides added that meeting Hanks was the "cherry on top" of their day of love. The newlyweds also said Hanks spent at least five minutes speaking with them and posing for pictures. Earlier this year, the Big actor and his wife Rita Wilson celebrated their own marital bliss, on the occasion of their 33rd wedding anniversary. Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human interest stories. On April 30, Wilson marked their special day by posting a sweet Instagram photo with the actor. "33 years of marriage to my BFF, my lover, my man," the actress and singer, 65, captioned the picture, which showed the pair smiling while posing together outdoors. "Love wins. ❤️."