Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks

Age: 61
Born: July 9, 1956
Concord, California


Toy Story 4 2019
Comedy 20 Movie Collection 2017
The Circle 2017
Everything is Copy: Nora Ephron 2016
Angels & Demons / The Da Vinci Code 2016
A Hologram for the King 2016
Ithaca 2016
Sully 2016
Inferno 2016
Misery Loves Comedy 2015
Bridge of Spies 2015 James Donovan
Toy Story That Time Forgot 2015 Woody (voice)
Killing Lincoln 2013 Himself
Captain Phillips 2013
Saving Mr. Banks 2013 Walt Disney
Cloud Atlas 2012
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close 2011
Hawaiian Vacation 2011
Larry Crowne 2011 Larry Crowne
Toy Story 3 2010 Woody (voice)
Angels & Demons 2009 Robert Langdon
The 'Burbs / The Money Pit 2009
League of their Own / Sleepless in Seattle 2009
The Great Buck Howard 2009 Mr. Gable
Tom Hanks Triple Feature 2008
Bosom Buddies: The Second Season 2007
Bosom Buddies: The Complete Series 2007
Charlie Wilson's War 2007 Charlie Wilson
Tom Hanks: Comedy Favorites Collection 2007
Bosom Buddies: The First Season 2007
The Da Vinci Code 2006 Robert Langdon
SNL: The Best of Tom Hanks 2005
Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D (IMAX) 2005 (voice)
The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch 2004
Shooting War: World War II Combat Cameramen 2004
The Terminal 2004 Viktor Navorski
The Ladykillers 2004
The Polar Express 2004 Hero Boy/Boy's Father/The Conductor/The Hobo/Santa (voice)
Concert For George 2003
Saving Private Ryan / Amistad 2003
Road To Perdition 2002
Catch Me If You Can 2002
America: A Tribute To Heroes 2001
Band Of Brothers 2001
Cast Away 2000
Toy Story 2 1999 Woody (voice)
From the Earth to the Moon 1999
The Green Mile 1999
You've Got Mail 1998
Saving Private Ryan 1998
That Thing You Do! 1996
Toy Story 1995 Woody (voice)
Apollo 13 1995
Forrest Gump 1994 Forrest Gump
Philadelphia 1993
Sleepless in Seattle 1993
Radio Flyer 1992
A League Of Their Own 1992
The Bonfire of the Vanities 1990
Joe Versus The Volcano 1990
Turner & Hooch 1989
The 'Burbs 1989
Punchline 1988
Big 1988
Dragnet 1987
The Money Pit 1986
Nothing In Common 1986
Every Time We Say Goodbye 1986
Volunteers 1985
The Man With One Red Shoe 1985
Splash 1984
Bachelor Party 1984
Mazes And Monsters 1982
He Knows You're Alone 1980
The Lost Symbol N/A


Larry Crowne 2011
Band Of Brothers 2001
From the Earth to the Moon 1999
That Thing You Do! 1996


Parkland 2013
Larry Crowne 2011
Game Change 2011
Where the Wild Things Are 2009
City of Ember 2008
Neil Young: Heart of Gold 2006
Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D (IMAX) 2005
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2002

Executive Producer

The Pacific 2010
Mamma Mia! The Movie 2008
Band Of Brothers 2001
From the Earth to the Moon 1999


Larry Crowne 2011
Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D (IMAX) 2005
That Thing You Do! 1996

Photo: Copyright of Fox, Cast Away.

Profile created on February 10, 1999.

Did you know?

  • Tom is married to Rita Wilson and the couple have two children, Truman and Chester. They plan on having more children. Tom also has two children from a previous marriage to Samantha Lewes, Colin and Elizabeth.
  • He attended California State University until he was 20. Tom dropped out to pursue an acting career.
  • Quote: "I'm standing here, because the woman I share my life with has taught me and demonstrates to me every day just what love is." (speaking about his wife Rita Wilson during acceptance speech at Academy Awards).
  • Tom has never been the subject of any tabloid news, expect for 1995 when a wave caught his swimming trunks and other beachers caught him!
  • Tom was THOM for a bit in high school. He thought it appeared more mature.
  • His brother, Jim Hanks, was his running double in 'Forrest Gump.'
  • Tom is one of two actors who have won back-to-back Best Actor Oscars, for 'Philadelpia' in 1994 and for 'Forrest Gump' in 1995. Spencer Tracey is the other name on the short list.
  • Entertainment Weekly cited Tom Hanks as the only actor worth $20 million.
  • Received the Distinguished Public Service Award, the U. S. Navy's highest civilian honor, on Veterans Day 1999 for his work in the movie 'Saving Private Ryan.'
  • Tom Hanks is a direct descendant of Nancy Hanks, Abraham Lincoln's mother.

Undiscovered Picks

Upcoming movies worth watching that you may not have heard of.

  • Strange Weather
  • Dean
  • Buena Vista Social Club: Adios
  • Pitching Tents
  • It Stains the Sands Red