Tom Hanks



Actor Date of Birth: July 9, 1956


Thomas Jeffrey 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.



Place of Birth: Concord, California, USA




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Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Af...
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Woody, Buzz, and the rest of Andy's toys haven't been played with in years. With Andy about to go to college, the...
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Tom Hanks Reveals Surprising Toy Story Secret About Woody
Tom Hanks Reveals Surprising Toy Story Secret About Woody

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Toy Story has been a staple of pop culture for more than 20 years. The movies, which largely center on Woody and his relationship to his human owner, Andy, have touched the lives of many Disney fans over the years and it remains one of Tom Hanks' most ...and...

Ding! A Wellesley family asked Tom Hanks for a typewriter, and he ...
Ding! A Wellesley family asked Tom Hanks for a typewriter, and he ...

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WELLESLEY— Tom Hanks loves typewriters. So much so that the Academy Award-winning actor has been known to give them away as gifts, with the expectation that recipients would use them. A Wellesley family decided to test this theory in September after...

Tom Hanks Sends Typewriter to Mass. Family — With Conditions ...
Tom Hanks Sends Typewriter to Mass. Family — With Conditions ...

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A family in Wellesley, Massachusetts, received an early Christmas present from one of Hollywood's biggest stars. In September, the de Peysters saw the documentary "California Typewriter," which profiles some of...and...

Actor Tom Hanks sends vintage typewriter to Massachusetts family
Actor Tom Hanks sends vintage typewriter to Massachusetts family

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There are many reasons to use a typewriter and actor Tom Hanks typed out 11 of them in a letter he sent to a Massachusetts family recently. Hanks didn't just send a letter, he sent a vintage typewriter as well. The de Peyster family of Wellesley...

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