NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) — Tom Hardy has been spending some quality time in the area on Tuesday!

On Tuesday, the British actor and filmmaker stopped by JEB Little Creek-Fort Story for a special Venom movie screening. He also took a tour onboard the USS George H.W. Bush docked at Naval Station Norfolk.

Hardy took a United Service Organizations tour to meet the sailors, see what happens on a ship, and learn what 'Freedom at Work' is all about. The tour of the ship included a trip to the flight deck, bridge, and a couple hundred selfies with crew members.

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NORFOLK, Va. (Oct. 9, 2018) Actor Tom Hardy tours the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush as part of a United Service Organizations visit. The ship is in port in Norfolk conducting routine training exercises to maintain carrier readiness.
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Hardy is known his roles in From the Ashes, The Dark Knight Rises, and Inception.

The actor's most recent film is a thriller/ science fiction movie called Venom. The movie is about is about an investigative journalist Eddie Brock who attempts a comeback following a scandal, but accidentally becomes the host of an alien symbiote that gives him a violent super alter-ego.

Check out the trailer here:

Venom was released on October 5.

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