Tom Hanks Profile, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth, Wiki, Biography & More

Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks Profile, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth, Wiki, Biography & More

Thomas Jeffrey Hanks known Tom Hanks was born July 9, 1956 is an American actor and filmmaker. Known for his comedic and dramatic roles, he is one of the world’s most popular and recognizable movie stars and is considered an American cultural icon. Hanks’ films grossed over $ 4.9 billion in North America and over $ 9.96 billion globally, making him the fourth-highest grossing actor in North America.

Hanks made his breakthrough with leading roles in the comedies Splash (1984) and Big (1988). He won two consecutive Academy Awards for Best Actor for his role as a gay AIDS lawyer in Philadelphia (1993) and the lead character in Forrest Gump (1994). Hanks has collaborated with director Steven Spielberg on five films

Hanks’ accolades include two Oscars out of six nominations. Hanks also won 7 Primetime Emmy Awards for his work as a producer of various limited series and television films, including From the Earth to the Moon, Band of Brothers, John Adams and The Pacific. In 2013, he received a Tony Award nomination for Best Actor in a Play for his performance in Nora Ephron’s Lucky Guy. He received the AFI Life Achievement Award in 2002. He received the Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts in 2004. In 2014 he received a Kennedy Center Honor and in 2016 he received a Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama, as well as the French Legion of Honor. In 2020, he received the Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award.

Hanks was married to American actress Samantha Lewes in 1978. They had a son, actor Colin Hanks (born 1977) and a daughter, Elizabeth Hanks (born 1982). Hanks and Lewes divorced in 1987.

In 1981, Hanks met actress Rita Wilson on the set of the television comedy Bosom Buddies (1980-1982). They were reunited in 1985 on the set of Volunteers. Wilson is of Greek and Bulgarian descent and a member of the Greek Orthodox Church. Before marrying her, Hanks converted to her faith. Hanks and Wilson married in 1988 and have two sons. The oldest, Chester Marlon “Chet” Hanks, released a rap song in 2011 and had recurring roles in Empire and Shameless. Their youngest, Truman Theodore, was born in 1995. Hanks lives with his family in Los Angeles, California, and Ketchum, Idaho.

Tom Hanks Biodata and Biography

Name
Thomas Jeffrey Hanks
Nick-name
Tom Hankies, America’s Dad
Sex
Male
Date Of Birth
9 July 1956
Age
64 Years (as in 2020)
Profession / Occupation
Actor, Filmmaker (English)
Mother Tongue
English
Ethnicity
Portugese and American
Religion
Greek Orthodox
Nation
American – Greek
Zodiac Sign
Cancer
Height / Weight
6′ 0” / 78kg
First Movie
He Knows You’re Alone (1980, Hollywood)
First Debut
Director: That Thing You Do! (1978, Hollywood)
Actor: He Knows You’re Alone (1996, Hollywood)
Producer: The Polar Express (2004, Hollywood)
Writer: That Thing You Do! (1978, Hollywood)
TV Actor: Bosom Buddies (1980, English)
Money Factor
Net Worth: $350 million
Political Party
The Democratic Party of USA

Tom Hanks Family and Relatives

Father
Amos Mefford Hanks
Mother
Janet Marylyn Frager
Brothers
Jim Hanks, Larry Hanks
Sisters
Sandra Hanks
Marital Status
Married
Wife
Samantha Lewes ​(Actress, m. 1978; div. 1987)​
Rita Wilson ​(Actress, m. 1988 – present)
Daughters
Elizabeth Ann Hanks
Sons Chet Hanks, Colin Hanks, Truman Theodore Hanks
Grandfather Not Known
Grandmother Not Known
Girlfriends/ Affairs Samantha Lewes ​(Actress, Old)

 

Tom Hanks Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Height in Centimetres
183 cm
Height in Meters
1.83 m
Height in Feet Inches
6′ 0”
Weight
78kg
Body Measurement
40-34-16
Chest Size
40 inches
Waist Size
34 inches
Biceps Size
16 inches
Eye Colour
Moss Green
Hair Colour
Grey

 

Tom Hanks Favorites

Favorite Colour
Red, Blue
Favorite Actor
Not Known
Favorite Actress
Not Known
Favorite Food Non-Vegetarian, Gyro, Japanese Cuisines
Hobbies Reading, Collecting Vintage Typewriters
Favorite Director Not Known
Favorite Song Not Known
Favorite Movies The Godfather, Elephant, Looper, Fargo
Favorite Books In Cold Blood
Favorite Sports Baseball, Football
Favorite Destination Not Known
Favorite Car Collections Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Chevy Tahoe, Toyota Prius

 

Tom Hanks Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification
Majors in Drama
School
Skyline High School, Oakland, California.
College / University
Chabot College, California State University, Sacramento
Others
Not Known

 

Tom Hanks Residence and Contact Address

Birth Place
Concord, California, U.S.
Home Town
Concord, California, U.S.
Present Residence
Concord, California, U.S.
House Address
Concord, California, U.S.
Phone No / Mobile No
Not Known
Email ID
Not Known
Website
Not Known

 

Tom Hanks Awards, Honours, Achievements

Academy Awards
1989: Nominated Best Actor for Big
1994: Best Actor for Philadelphia
1995: Best Actor for Forrest Gump
1999: Nominated Best Actor for Saving Private Ryan
2001: Nominated Best Actor for Cast Away
2019: Nominated Best Support Actor for A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Emmy Awards (Primetime)
1998: Outstanding Limited Series for From the Earth to the Moon
2002: Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Television Movie or Special for Band of Brothers
2002: Outstanding Limited Series for Band of Brothers
2008: Outstanding Limited Series for John Adams
2010: Outstanding Limited Series for The Pacific
2012: Outstanding Television Movie for Game Change
2015: Outstanding Limited Series for Olive Kitteridge
Golden Globe Awards
1989: Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical for Comedy for Big
1994: Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama for Philadelphia
1995: Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama for Forrest Gump
2001: Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama doe Cast Away
2020: Cecil B. DeMille Award
Screen Actors Guild Awards
1996: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble Cast in a Motion Picture for Apollo 13
1995: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role in a Motion Picture for Cast Away
Saturn Award / Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films
1988: Best Actor for Big
American Film Institute 2001: TV Program of the Year for Band of Brothers
2002: Life Achievement Award
American Comedy Awar
1989: Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture for Big
1993: Funniest Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for A League of Their Own
1995: Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture for Forrest Gump
Chicago Film Critics Association
1995: Best Actor for Forrest Gump
2000: Best Actor for Cast Away
Empire magazine
1999: Best Actor for Saving Private Ryan
MTV channel
1994: Best Male Performance for Philadelphia
Online Film Critics Society
2000: Best Actor for Cast Away
People’s Choice Awards
1995: Favorite Actor In A Dramatic Motion Picture for Forrest Gump
1996: Favorite Actor In A Dramatic Motion Picture for Apollo 13
1996: Favorite Motion Picture Actor
1999: Favorite Motion Picture Actor
2001: Favorite Motion Picture Actor
2001: Favorite Motion Picture Star in a Drama for Cast Away
2004: Favorite All-Time Entertainer for
2017: Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor for Sully
Producers Guild of America
2011: Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television for The Pacific
2011: Lifetime Achievement Award in Television
2013: Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television for Game Change
Jupiter Award
1994: Best International Actor for Forrest Gump
2001: Best International Actor for Cast Away
Palm Springs International Film Festival
2014: Chairman’s Vanguard Award for Captain Phillips
2016: Captain Phillips for Sully
Golden Apple Awards
1998: Star of the Year
Silver Bear Awards
1994: Best Actor for Forrest Gump
Hollywood Film Awards
2002: Hollywood Actor Award for Road to Perdition
2016: Hollywood Actor Award for Sully
Awards Circuit Community Award
1994: Best Actor for Forrest Gump
Teen Choice Awards
2000: Choice Movie Chemistry for Cast Away
Bambi Award
2004: Best Film – International for The Polar Express
National Board of Review
1994: Best Actor for Forrest Gump
2017: Best Actor for The Post
BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards
2004: Excellence in Film for The Polar Express

 

Tom Hanks Social Media

Twitter
Facebook
Instagram
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