Tom Hanks

Biography

Thomas Jeffrey "Tom" Hanks (born July 9, 1956) is an American actor, producer, writer and director.

Hanks worked in television and family-friendly comedies, gaining wide notice in 1988's Big, before achieving success as a dramatic actor in several notable roles, including Andrew Beckett in Philadelphia, the title role in Forrest Gump, Commander James A. Lovell in Apollo 13, Captain John H. Miller in Saving Private Ryan, Joe Fox in You've Got Mail and Chuck Noland in Cast Away. Hanks won consecutive Best Actor Academy Awards, in 1993 for Philadelphia and in 1994 for Forrest Gump. U.S. domestic box office totals for his films exceed $3.9 billion.

Thomas Jeffrey "Tom" Hanks (born July 9, 1956) is an American actor, producer, writer and director.

Hanks worked in television and family-friendly comedies, gaining wide notice in 1988's Big, before achieving success as a dramatic actor in several notable roles, including Andrew Beckett in Philadelphia, the title role in Forrest Gump, Commander James A. Lovell in Apollo 13, Captain John H. Miller in Saving Private Ryan, Joe Fox in You've Got Mail and Chuck Noland in Cast Away. Hanks won consecutive Best Actor Academy Awards, in 1993 for Philadelphia and in 1994 for Forrest Gump. U.S. domestic box office totals for his films exceed $3.9 billion.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 146

Birthday 1956-07-09

Place of Birth Concord - California - USA

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Toy Story 4 as Woody (voice)
2017 In the Garden of Beasts as William Dodd
2016 The Circle as Kalden
2016 Inferno as Robert Langdon
2016 Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War as Waitstill Sharp
2016 Sully as Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger
2016 California Typewriter as Himself
2016 Maya & Marty(1 episode)
2016 A Hologram for the King as Alan Clay
2016 Everything Is Copy
2016 Mike Nichols: An American Master
2015 Toy Story at 20: To Infinity and Beyond as Himself
2015 Ithaca as Mr. Macauley
2015 Bridge of Spies as James B. Donovan
2015 The Seventies as Himself
2015 The Late Late Show with James Corden(1 episode) as Himself
2015 Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special as Himself
2014 Toy Story That Time Forgot as Woody (voice)
2014 The Concert for Valor as Himself
2014 The Sixties(10 episodes) as Himself
2014 All In as Himself
2014 And the Oscar Goes To... as Himself - Interviewee
2013 Saving Mr. Banks as Walt Disney
2013 Toy Story of Terror! as Woody
2013 Captain Phillips as Captain Richard Phillips
2013 The Sixties as Himself
2013 Killing Lincoln as Himself - Narrator
2012 Inventing David Geffen as Himself
2012 Cloud Atlas as Dr. Henry Goose / Hotel Manager / Isaac Sachs / Dermot Hoggins / Cavendish Look-a-Like Actor / Zachry
2012 Partysaurus Rex as Woody
2012 Electric City(0 episodes) as Cleveland Carr
2012 Electric City(20 episodes) as Cleveland Carr (voice)
2011 Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close as Thomas Schell
2011 The Extraordinary Voyage as Himself (Archive Footage)
2011 Small Fry as Woody
2011 Prohibition as Himself
2011 Prohibition(5 episodes)
2011 Boatlift as Narrator
2011 Larry Crowne as Larry Crowne
2011 Toy Story Toons: Hawaiian Vacation as Woody (voice)
2011 OK! TV(1 episode)
2010 Toy Story 3 as Woody (voice)
2009 The National Parks: America's Best Idea(22 episodes)
2009 Angels & Demons as Robert Langdon
2008 The Great Buck Howard as Mr. Gable
2007 Charlie Wilson's War as Charlie Wilson
2007 The Pixar Story as Himself
2007 The Simpsons Movie as Himself (voice)
2006 Cars as Woody Car (voice)
2006 The Da Vinci Code as Dr. Robert Langdon
2006 Who Killed the Electric Car? as Himself
2005 The Colbert Report(1 episode)
2005 Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon as Narrator
2004 The Polar Express as Hero Boy | Father | Conducter | Santa Clause | Scrooge | Hobo
2004 Elvis Has Left the Building as Mailbox-Elvis
2004 The Terminal as Viktor Navorski
2004 The Ladykillers as Professor G.H. Dorr
2003 Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(1 episode)
2003 Celebrities Uncensored(1 episode)
2002 Catch Me If You Can as Carl Hanratty
2002 Life with Bonnie(1 episode)
2002 Road to Perdition as Michael Sullivan
2002 The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch as Interviewee
2001 America: A Tribute to Heroes
2000 Cast Away as Chuck Noland
2000 Shooting War as Narrator
1999 The Green Mile as Paul Edgecomb
1999 Toy Story 2 as Woody (voice)
1999 Stephen King: Shining in the Dark as Himself
1999 Return With Honor as Narrator
1998 You've Got Mail as Joe Fox
1998 Saving Private Ryan as Captain John H. Miller
1998 From the Earth to the Moon as Himself
1997 The Wonderful World of Disney(1 episode)
1997 The View(1 episode)
1996 That Thing You Do! as Mr. White
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(3 episodes)
1996 The Celluloid Closet as Himself
1996 Lost Moon: The Triumph of Apollo 13 as Himself
1995 Die Harald Schmidt Show(1 episode)
1995 Toy Story as Woody (voice)
1995 Apollo 13 as Jim Lovell
1994 Through the Eyes of Forrest Gump as Himself
1994 Forrest Gump as Forrest Gump
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1993 Philadelphia as Andrew Beckett
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(2 episodes)
1993 Fallen Angels(1 episode)
1993 Sleepless in Seattle as Sam Baldwin
1992 A League of Their Own as Jimmy Dugan
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(1 episode)
1992 Radio Flyer as Older Mike/Narrator (uncredited)
1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities as Sherman McCoy
1990 Joe Versus the Volcano as Joe Banks
1989 Turner & Hooch as Scott Turner
1989 Tales from the Crypt(1 episode)
1989 The 'Burbs as Ray Peterson
1988 Punchline as Steven Gold
1988 This Morning(1 episode)
1988 Big as Joshua "Josh" Baskin
1987 Dragnet as Pep Streebeck
1986 Every Time We Say Goodbye as David Bradley
1986 Nothing in Common as David Basner
1986 The Money Pit as Walter Fielding, Jr.
1985 Volunteers as Lawrence Whatley Bourne III
1985 The Man with One Red Shoe as Richard Harlan Drew
1984 Bachelor Party as Rick Gassko
1984 Splash as Allen Bauer
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1982 Mazes and Monsters as Robbie Wheeling
1982 Family Ties(3 episodes)
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(2 episodes)
1980 Bosom Buddies(38 episodes) as Buffy Wilson
1980 He Knows You're Alone as Elliot
1975 Saturday Night Live(9 episodes)
1974 Happy Days(1 episode)
1952 Today(3 episodes)
1929 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Tom Hanks
1929 The Academy Awards(10 episodes)
1900 The Lost Symbol
1900 The Ocean at the End of the Lane as The Man

Production

2017 American Gods(0 episodes) … Producer
2017 Felt … Producer
2016 The Circle … Producer
2016 The Eighties … Producer
2016 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 … Producer
2015 Ithaca … Executive Producer
2015 The Seventies … Producer
2014 Olive Kitteridge … Executive Producer
2013 The Assassination of President Kennedy … Executive Producer
2013 Parkland … Producer
2013 The Sixties … Producer
2011 Larry Crowne … Producer
2010 The Pacific … Executive Producer
2010 The Pacific(11 episodes) … Executive Producer
2009 Where the Wild Things Are … Producer
2008 City of Ember … Producer
2008 Mamma Mia! … Executive Producer
2008 David McCullough: Painting with Words … Producer
2008 John Adams(9 episodes) … Executive Producer
2008 The Great Buck Howard … Producer
2007 Charlie Wilson's War … Producer
2007 Evan Almighty … Executive Producer
2006 The Ant Bully … Producer
2006 Big Love(69 episodes) … Executive Producer
2004 The Polar Express … Executive Producer
2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding … Producer
2001 Band of Brothers … Executive Producer
2001 Band of Brothers(14 episodes) … Executive Producer
2000 Cast Away … Producer
1998 From the Earth to the Moon(25 episodes) … Executive Producer
1900 The Ocean at the End of the Lane … Producer
1900 Jack Johnson(0 episodes) … Executive Producer
1900 K Blows Top(0 episodes) … Executive Producer
1900 The 3 Minute Talk Show(0 episodes) … Executive Producer
1900 American Tabloid(0 episodes) … Producer

Directing

2011 Larry Crowne … Director
2001 Band of Brothers … Director
2001 Band of Brothers(1 episode) … Director
1998 From the Earth to the Moon(1 episode) … Director
1996 That Thing You Do! … Director
1993 Fallen Angels(1 episode) … Director
1989 Tales from the Crypt(1 episode) … Director

Writing

2012 Electric City(20 episodes) … Writer
2011 Larry Crowne … Screenplay
2005 Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon … Writer
2001 Band of Brothers(1 episode) … Writer
1998 From the Earth to the Moon(4 episodes) … Writer
1996 That Thing You Do! … Screenplay

Creator

2015 The Seventies … Creator
2012 Electric City … Creator
2001 Band of Brothers … Creator

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