Actor & Musician Gary Sinise (AP)
BEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) - Actor and musician Gary Sinise is returning to the South Carolina coast this summer for another concert to support wounded veterans.
The Beaufort Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/YeAxhQ ) Sinise and his Lt. Dan Band will perform Sept. 14.
For the past three years, Sinise and his band have played concerts highlighting a weekend of events for wounded veterans. This year, the event is being extended into a week of activities.
Event spokesman Dick Clarke says Sinise will perform Saturday night and organizers are trying to bring in another name band for a Friday night concert.
Sinise played the role of Lt. Dan in the movie "Forrest Gump," part of which was filmed in the Beaufort area.