Thomas Jeffrey Hanks, \u0422\u043e\u043c\u0430\u0441 \u0414\u0436\u0435\u0444\u0440\u0438 \u0425\u0430\u043d\u043a\u0441 and \u03a4\u03cc\u03bc\u03b1\u03c2 \u03a4\u03b6\u03ad\u03c6\u03c1\u03b9 \u03a7\u03b1\u03bd\u03ba\u03c2 born on 9 July 1956 in Concord to Amos Mefford Hanks and Janet Marylyn Frager. He is a citizen of United States of America and Greece. Tom Hanks was educated at Chabot College, Skyline High School, California State University, Sacramento and California State University. He is a related to James J. Hanks. He lives at Los Angeles and Oakland.
He is an American actor and producer known for his work on Toy Story, Big, Saving Private Ryan, Forrest Gump, Philadelphia, Cast Away and The Green Mile.
Tom Hanks has had two spouses: Samantha Lewes and Rita Wilson. He has four children Colin Hanks, Elizabeth Hanks, Chet Hanks and Truman Hanks. He has two siblings Jim Hanks and Larry Hanks.
Tom Hanks has worked as a film actor, film director, actor, film producer, writer, voice actor, screenwriter, composer, character actor, television actor, television director, television producer, narrator, performing artist, stage actor, comedian, executive producer, director, film maker and short story writer. He has been a member of American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Writers Guild of America, West and Directors Guild of America. He has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor, Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play. He has has won Academy Award for Best Actor, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy, Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama, Theatre World Award, Presidential Medal of Freedom, Kennedy Center Honors, AFI Life Achievement Award and Knight of the Legion of Honour. He has (had) the following medical conditions: type 2 diabetes mellitus and 2019-nCoV acute respiratory disease.
His height is 1.83m (6 ft, 0 in).
He is also known as Thomas Jeffrey Hanks.