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Tom Hanks

1956-07-09 Concord, California, United States

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Thomas Jeffrey Hanks (born July 9, 1956) is an American actor and filmmaker. Known for both his comedic and dramatic roles, Hanks is one of the most popular and recognizable film stars worldwide, and is widely regarded as an American cultural icon. 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 starring as a gay lawyer suffering from AIDS in Philadelphia (1993) and a young man with below-average IQ in Forrest Gump (1994). Hanks collaborated with film director Steven Spielberg on five films: Saving Private Ryan (1998), Catch Me If You Can (2002), The Terminal (2004), Bridge of Spies (2015), and The Post (2017), as well as the 2001 miniseries Band of Brothers, which launched him as a director, producer, and screenwriter. Hanks' other notable films include the romantic comedies Sleepless in Seattle (1993) and You've Got Mail (1998); the dramas Apollo 13 (1995), The Green Mile (1999), Cast Away (2000), Road to Perdition (2002), and Cloud Atlas (2012); and the biographical dramas Saving Mr. Banks (2013), Captain Phillips (2013), Sully (2016), and A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019). He has also appeared as the title character in the Robert Langdon film series, and has voiced Sheriff Woody in the Toy Story film series. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tom Hanks, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Elvis Colonel Tom Parker 2022-06-24
Finch Finch 2021-11-04
Celebrating America Self - Host 2021-01-20
Greyhound Commander Krause 2020-07-10
Death to 2020 Self (archive footage) 2020-12-27
Borat Subsequent Moviefilm Self 2020-10-23
News of the World Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd 2020-12-25
Toy Story 4 Woody (voice) 2019-06-19
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood Fred Rogers 2019-09-07
Quincy Self 2018-09-21
The Mayo Clinic: Faith, Hope and Science Will Mayo 2018-09-25
Die Clint Eastwood Story Himself 2018-02-07
The Last Mile Himself 2018-12-01
Beyond Boundaries: The Harvey Weinstein Scandal Himself (archive footage) 2018-08-21
Spielberg Self 2017-10-05
California Typewriter Himself 2017-08-18
The David S. Pumpkins Halloween Special David S. Pumpkins 2017-10-28
The Circle Eamon Bailey 2017-04-27
The Post Ben Bradlee 2017-01-19
Inferno Robert Langdon 2016-10-13
A Hologram for the King Alan Clay 2016-04-22
Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War Waitstill Sharp (voice) 2016-09-20
Mike Nichols: An American Master 2016-01-29
Sully: Sully Sullenberger - The Man Behind the Miracle Himself 2016-12-20
Sully Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger 2016-09-07
Ithaca Mr. Macauley 2015-10-29
Bridge of Spies James B. Donovan 2015-10-15
Toy Story at 20: To Infinity and Beyond Himself 2015-12-10
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special Self 2015-02-15
Everything Is Copy 2015-09-29
And the Oscar Goes To... Himself - Interviewee 2014-02-01
The Dave Clark Five and Beyond: Glad All Over Self 2014-05-13
All In Himself 2014-05-27
The Concert for Valor Himself 2014-11-11
Toy Story That Time Forgot Woody (voice) 2014-12-02
Captain Phillips Captain Richard Phillips 2013-10-10
Toy Story of Terror! Woody (Voice) 2013-10-16
Killing Lincoln Himself - Narrator 2013-02-16
Saving Mr. Banks Walt Disney 2013-11-16
Partysaurus Rex Woody (voice) 2012-09-14
Electric City Cleveland Carr (voice) 2012-07-17
The Road We've Traveled Self - Narrator 2012-03-15
Inventing David Geffen Himself 2012-11-19
Cloud Atlas Dr. Henry Goose / Hotel Manager / Isaac Sachs / Dermot Hoggins / Cavendish Look-a-Like Actor / Zachry 2012-10-26
Small Fry Woody (voice) 2011-11-23
Le Voyage extraordinaire Himself - Filmmaker (archive footage) 2011-12-08
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Thomas Schell 2011-12-24
Boatlift Narrator 2011-09-08
Hawaiian Vacation Woody (voice) 2011-06-16
Larry Crowne Larry Crowne 2011-06-30
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (archival footage) 2010-05-04
Toy Story 3 Woody (voice) 2010-06-16
We Are One With President-Elect Barack Obama Self 2009-01-18
Angels & Demons Robert Langdon 2009-05-13
The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concerts Himself - Host 2009-11-29
Beyond All Boundaries Narrator 2009-11-09
The Great Buck Howard Mr. Gable 2008-01-18
A Timeless Call Himself - Narrator 2008-08-07
The True Story of Charlie Wilson's War 2007-06-12
The Simpsons Movie Himself (voice) 2007-07-25
Charlie Wilson's War Charlie Wilson 2007-12-19
The Pixar Story Himself 2007-08-28
The Da Vinci Code Robert Langdon 2006-05-17
Cars Woody Car (voice) 2006-06-08
Pennis from Heaven Self 2005-03-28
Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon Narrator (voice) 2005-01-01
People Like Us: Making 'Philadelphia' Self 2004-07-19
The Ladykillers Professor G.H. Dorr 2004-03-25
The Polar Express Hero Boy / Father / Conductor / Hobo / Scrooge / Santa Claus 2004-11-10
Making a 'Splash' Self / Allen Bauer 2004-03-30
The Terminal Viktor Navorski 2004-06-17
Into the Breach: Saving Private Ryan Himself 2004-05-25
Elvis Has Left the Building Mailbox-Elvis 2004-08-27
Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip Horatio Nelson Jackson (voice) 2003-10-06
Rebels of Oakland: The A's, The Raiders, The '70s 2003-12-10
Concert for George Self 2003-10-03
Catch Me If You Can: Behind the Camera Himself 2003-05-06
The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch 2002-01-01
The Making of 'Road to Perdition' Himself 2002-06-21
Road to Perdition Michael Sullivan 2002-07-12
Catch Me If You Can Carl Hanratty 2002-12-25
Rescued from the Closet Himself 2001-05-29
America: A Tribute to Heroes Himself 2001-09-21
Walking the Mile: The Making of The Green Mile Himself / Paul Edgecomb 2000-06-13
Cast Away Chuck Noland 2000-12-22
Shooting War Narrator 2000-12-07
Return with Honor Narrator 1999-06-11
Saturday Night Live: 25th Anniversary Special Self 1999-09-25
Stephen King: Shining in the Dark Himself 1999-09-09
Toy Story 2 Woody (voice) 1999-10-30
The Green Mile Paul Edgecomb 1999-12-10
You've Got Mail Joe Fox 1998-02-26
The Harryhausen Chronicles Himself (archive footage) 1998-01-27
Saving Private Ryan Captain John H. Miller 1998-07-24
The Universal Story Himself (archive footage) 1996-04-21
That Thing You Do! Mr. White 1996-10-04
The Celluloid Closet Himself 1996-01-30
Lost Moon: The Triumph of Apollo 13 Himself 1996-01-01
The Story Behind 'Toy Story' Himself 1996-12-18
The Making of 'Toy Story' Self 1995-12-02
Toy Story Woody (voice) 1995-10-30
Apollo 13 Jim Lovell 1995-06-30
Through the Eyes of Forrest Gump Himself 1994-10-01
Vault of Horror I Baxter 1994-07-02
Forrest Gump Forrest Gump 1994-07-06
Sleepless in Seattle Sam Baldwin 1993-06-24
Philadelphia Andrew Beckett 1993-12-22
A League of Their Own Jimmy Dugan 1992-07-01
Radio Flyer Older Mike/Narrator (uncredited) 1992-02-21
The Bonfire of the Vanities Sherman McCoy 1990-12-21
Joe Versus the Volcano Joe Banks 1990-03-09
The 'Burbs Ray Peterson 1989-02-17
Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary Himself 1989-09-24
Turner & Hooch Scott Turner 1989-07-28
Punchline Steven Gold 1988-10-07
Big Joshua "Josh" Baskin 1988-06-03
Dragnet Pep Streebeck 1987-06-23
Every Time We Say Goodbye David Bradley 1986-11-14
Nothing in Common David Basner 1986-07-29
The Money Pit Walter Fielding, Jr. 1986-03-26
The Man with One Red Shoe Richard Harlan Drew 1985-07-18
Volunteers Lawrence Whatley Bourne III 1985-08-16
Splash Allen Bauer 1984-03-09
Bachelor Party Rick Gassko 1984-06-29
Mazes and Monsters Robbie Wheeling 1982-12-27
He Knows You're Alone Elliot 1980-09-12
A Night at the Academy Museum Himself
Pinocchio Geppetto
Major Matt Mason Major Matt Mason
The Ocean at the End of the Lane The Man
Asteroid City