What is Gumption?
Why Forrest Gump?
Forrest Gump is a fictitious character created in the book Forrest Gump, Winston Groom (1986) and the movie Forrest Gump, Paramount Pictures (1994). Steve Weber has been a look-alike, impersonator, and Tribute Artist portraying Forrest Gump since 1996. Although Steve Weber worked for the Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. under license as Forrest Gump from 1996 to 2011, nothing herein is intended to imply sponsorship or affiliation with either Paramount Pictures or Bubba Gump Shrimp Company.