02/23/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Tom Hanks Apologizes For Calling Mormon Support Of Prop 8 'Un-American'

Tom Hanks is rethinking his comments about Mormons who supported Proposition 8.

Last week, the star, who is an executive producer for HBO's controversial series Big Love about a group of polygamist Mormons, spoke out about the religious group's involvement in passing the California law, which bans same-sex marriage...

Now, in a exclusive statement to PEOPLE through his representative Leslee Dart, Hanks is softening his stance.

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