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Hanks' career track is the stuff of showbiz legend. After two seasons on the silly sitcom Bosom Buddies (in drag, no less), the affable actor came to prominence with the 1984 romantic comedy Splash. Then a string of big-screen flops (Turner & Hooch, The Mo… (more)

Birth Name: Thomas Jeffrey Hanks

Birth Place: Concord, California, United States

Birthday: July 9, 1956, Cancer

Profession: Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Producer

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  • Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks - 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles, California, January 18, 2014
    Photo By: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images
  • Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson - 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California, January 12, 2013
    Photo By: Kevork Djansezian/NBC/NBC via Getty Images
  • Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson - 67th Annual Tony Awards in New York City, June 9, 2013
    Photo By: Jemal Countess/WireImage
  • Tom Hanks, Christine Baranski and Rita Wilson - HBO's Annual Emmy Awards Post Awards Reception in West Hollywood, September, 23, 2012
    Photo By: Michael Buckner/Getty Images
  • Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson - 4th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, September 23, 2012
    Photo By: Jason Merritt/WireImage
  • Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks - The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards, January 16, 2011
    Photo By: Steve Grantiz/WireImage.com
  • Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks - The "Old Dogs" premiere, November 9, 2009
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks and Colin Hanks - The Cinema Society and Brooks Brothers screening of "The Great Buck Howard" in New York City, March 10, 2009
    Photo By: Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson - The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards, January 11, 2009
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson - The "Mamma Mia!" world premiere in London, June 30, 2008
    Photo By: Mike Marsland/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks and Ayelet Zurer - On the set of the movie "Angels And Demons" in Italy, June 9, 2008
    Photo By: Elisabetta A. Villa/WireImage.com
  • Alfred Molina, Paul Bettany, Dan Brown, Sir Ian McKellen, Audrey Tautou, Tom Hanks, Jean Reno and Jean-Pierre Marielle - The 2006 Cannes Film Festival "Da Vinci Code" photo call, May 17, 2006
    Photo By: John Sciulli/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson - The 2006 Cannes Film Festival opening night gala and "The Da Vinci Code" world premiere, May 17, 2006
    Photo By: Jeff Vespa/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks, Steve Martin and Eric Idle - Earth To America! After Party, November 17, 2005
    Photo By: Michael Caulfield/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks and Audrey Tautou - The 2006 Cannes Film Festival opening night gala and "The Da Vinci Code" world premiere, May 17, 2006
    Photo By: Jeff Vespa/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks - MTV's "TRL" in New York City, November 9, 2004
    Photo By: Theo Wargo/WireImage.com
  • Steven Tyler, Tom Hanks, Nona Gaye, Peter Scolari and Robert Zemeckis - "The Polar Express" New York City premiere, November 8, 2004
    Photo By: Theo Wargo/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks and Colin Hanks - "The Terminal" premiere after party, June 9, 2004
    Photo By: Lester Cohen/WireImage.com
  • Steven Spielberg, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Tom Hanks - "The Terminal" world premiere, June 9, 2004
    Photo By: Lester Cohen/WireImage.com
  • Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks - The 2004 Cannes Film Festival "The Ladykillers" premiere, May 18, 2004
    Photo By: Jeff Vespa/WireImage.com
  • George Wallace, Marlon Wayans and Tom Hanks - "The Ladykillers" premiere, March 12, 2004
    Photo By: Lester Cohen/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks - The 29th Annual People's Choice Awards, January 12, 2003
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Denzel Washington and Tom Hanks - The 17th Annual American Cinematheque Award, December 6, 2002
    Photo By: Michael Caulfield/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks & wife Rita Wilson - The 54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, September 22, 2002
    Photo By: Steve Grayson/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks - The Concerts for Artist's Rights, February 26, 2002
    Photo By: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks and Rick Gomez - 59th Annual Golden Globe Awards, January 20, 2002
    Photo By: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg - The 59th Annual Golden Globe Awards, January 20, 2002
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks - The 28th Annual People's Choice Awards, January 13, 2002
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks - Footprint Ceremony in Hollywood, July 23, 1998
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Tim Allen & Tom Hanks - Toy Story Hollywood premiere, November 19, 1995
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks - The 52nd Annual Golden Globe Awards, January 21, 1995
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Tom Hanks, Steven Spielberg, Elton John, Bruce Springsteen, Rita Wilson and Patty Scialfa - The 66th Annual Academy Awards, March 21, 1994
    Photo By: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com
  • Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks, and Elton John - The 65th Annual Academy Awards, March 29, 1993
    Photo By: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com
  • Saturday Night Live - Season 38 - "Justin Timberlake" - Dan Aykroyd, Tom Hanks, Candice Bergen, Justin Timberlake, Alec Baldwin, Steve Martin, Chevy Chase and Martin Short
    Photo By: Dana Edelson/NBC
  • Saturday Night Live - Season 37 - "Jonah Hill" - Tom Hanks and Jonah Hill
    Photo By: Dana Edelson/NBC
  • Conan - Season 1 - Tom Hanks and Conan O'Brien
    Photo By: Meghan Sinclair/TBS
  • Saturday Night Live - Season 34 - "Will Ferrell" - Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig, Tom Hanks, Darrell Hammond
    Photo By: Dana Edelson/NBC
  • Inside the Actors Studio - James Lipton with Tom Hanks
    Photo By: Virginia Sherwood/Bravo

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