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Yes and no. Hanks did make the basic ping pong moves, but in the scenes where he demonstrated exceptional ping pong abilities, the body movements were his but the ping pong ball was added later with the aid of CGI (computer-generated imagery.)

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It was Computer-generated imagery (CGI).

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No, it was computer graphics.

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