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Biography &
Original/Real NameThomas Jeffrey Hanks
Other/NicknameTom Hanks
OccupationActor, Filmmaker
BirthplaceConcord, California, USA
Age61 according to his birthdate July 09, 1956
Date of BirthJuly 09, 1956
 Hometownof Concord, California, United States
CasteNot Known
Zodiac SignCancer
DebutHe Knows You’re Alone in 1980

Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Height (Centimeters)183 cm
Height (meters)1.83 m
Height (ft)6 ft
Weight (Kilograms)78 kg
Weight (Pounds)171 lbs
Body Measurements
40-34-16 inches
Biceps16 Inches
Waist’s Size34 Inches
Chest40 Inches
Shoe’s Size11 (US) or 10.5 (UK) or 44.5 (EU)
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eye’s ColorGreen

Family and Relatives

Father’s NameAmos Mefford Hanks (Itinerant Cook)
Mother’s NameJanet Marylyn (Frager; Hospital Worker)
Brother’s NameLarry Hanks (Older Brother; Entomology Professor at the University of Illinois),Jim Hanks (Younger Brother; Actor and Filmmaker).
 Sisters Sandra Hanks (Older Sister; Writer)
ReligionBible-toting evangelical.

Marital Status, Affairs, Girlfriends 

Girlfriends Samantha Lewes (1975–1987),Rita Wilson (1985–Present)
Marital StatusNot Known
Wife/SpouseNot Known
SonNot Known
DaughterNot Known
Education Qualification and Schooling/College
SchoolSkyline High School in Oakland
College/ UniversityChabot College in Hayward
Educational Qualificationdropped out.
Favourites Things and Like & Dislike
Favourite FoodGreek Gyros
Favourite BooksIn Cold Blood by Truman Capote
Favourite Artist Elvis Presley, Patrick Rondat
Favourite ColorGreen
favourite bandAlabama Thunderpussy
Money Factor
Salary$50 Million
Net Worth$350-400
Contact Address
E-Mail AddressNot Available
Phone NumberNot Available
House AddressConcord, California, United States
Social Media
Twitter Twitter.com
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Tom Hanks Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Affair, Family, Wiki

The real name of Tom Hanks is Thomas Jeffrey Hanks. He is mainly known by his nickname Tom Hanks. Tom born on 9 July 1956. He is an American film actor and filmmaker. There are a number of films in which Hanks play comedic dramestic roles such as Sully(2016),Saving Mr. Banks(2013),Captain Phillips(2013),Cloud Atlas(2012),Road to Perdition(2002),Cast Away(2000),The Green Mile(1999),You’ve Got Mail(1998),Saving Private Ryan(1998),Apollo13(1995),Sleepless in Seattle(1993),A League of Their Own(1993),Turner Hooch(1989), and Splash(1984). Langdon and Toy Story are some other hit movies of Tom Hanks. In HBO Miniseries The Pacific, Hanks were executive producers.

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 Facts About Tom Hanks

  • Does  Tom Hanks smoke? Answer-Yes
  • Does  Tom Hanks drink? Answer-Yes
  • Tom Hanks has three siblings two brothers, elder brother Lawrence Hanks and younger brother Jim Hanks and one elder sister Sandra Hanks Benoiton
  • Tom’s father and mother got divorced they have four children in which oldest three are going with their father and youngest one went with their mother.
  • Tom’s father  Amos Hanks did the second marriage with Frances Wong, a Chinese descendent from San Francisco. 
  • Tom Hanks married American actress Samantha Lewes in 1978, After two months their son Collin Hanks was born.
  • After nine years in 1987, they got divorced.
  • In 1993 Hanks wan Golden Globe Awards and Academy Awards for best actor for his role in Philadelphia. In consecutive years, Hanks became one of the two actors who won the Academic Award for Best Actor.
  • At U.S. and Canadian box offices, Hanks films grossed more than $4.5 billion and also $9.0 billion worldwide. This making Hanks the fourth highest grossing actor in North America. During his career, Hanks nominated a number of awards.
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Early life:

  • Tom Hanks was born on 9 July 1956 in Concord, California.
  • Tom is the son of Janet Marylyn, a hospital worker and Amas Mefford Hanks, an itinerant cook.
  • His father and mother were divorced in 1960. In the four children the youngest, Jim remained with their mother and the three oldest children Sandra, Larry, and Tom went with their father.
  • In the age of 10, Tom had lived in 10 different houses. Mormon and Catholic was the religious history of Tom Hanks family.
  • His father did a second marriage in 1965 with Frances Wong. A Chabot College in Hayward, California Hanks studied theatre. After two years Hanks transferred to California State University Sacramento.
  • For his 1970s performance as Proteus in Shakespeare’s The Two Gentlemen of Verona, he won the Cleveland Critics Circle Award for best actor. Hanks named as one of the Top 10 College dropouts by the Time magazine.
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  •  when he moved to New York City in 1979 he made his film debut in the low-budget Slasher film “He Knows You’re Alone”. In a television movie, Mazes and Monsters Hanks did a starring role.
  • On the ABC television pilot of Boson Buddies Tom landed one of the lead roles that of character Kip Wilson. Hanks had previously partnered with Scolari on the 1970s game show “Make Me Laugh”.
  • Tom starts to extend himself to dramatic roles from the comedic roles. Tom commented on his experience in an interview with Rolling Stone Magazine “It changes my desire about working in movies.
  • Hanks stars in the film industry rose after a few more moderate success and flop with the comedy Dragnet.
  • Hanks earned his first nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actor. Tom states that he subsequently improve his acting because his earlier roles were not great.

Awards and nominations received by Tom Hanks

1From the Earth to the Moon1998Outstanding Miniseries(as producer)Won
2From the Earth to the Moon1998Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie, or Dramatic Special (as director)Nominated
3Band of Brothers2002Outstanding Miniseries(shared with the rest of the producers)Won
4Band of Brothers2002Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie, or Dramatic Special(shared with the rest of the directors)Won
5Band of Brothers2002Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie, or Dramatic Special(shared with the rest of the writers)Nominated
6John Adams2008Outstanding Miniseries(as executive producer)Won
7Big Love2009
Outstanding Drama Series (as executive producer)

8The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concert2010Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy SpecialNominated
9The Pacific2010Outstanding Miniseries(as executive producer)
10Game Change2012Outstanding Miniseries or Movie (as executive producer)
11Olive Kitteridge2015Outstanding Miniseries(as executive producer)
12Saturday Night Live2017Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy SeriesNominated
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