Tom Hanks biography
Tom Hanks An American actor and filmmaker were born in Concord, California. His father Janet Marylyn, a hospital worker and his mother, Amos Mefford Hand, a traveler cook. His father had an English heritage while her mother belongs to Portuguese family. Hanks’ parents divorced in 1960, Hanks was 5years old at that time. Hanks grew up along with his older brother and sister. The family finally settled in California, where Hanks attended high school.Due to his Good health, he looks smart and handsome.
After completing his graduation, Hanks studied theatre at Chabot College in Hayward, California and after two years transferred into the theater program at California State University in Sacramento.Tom Hanks acted in many productions of Shakespeare’s play at a theatre company in Sacramento. In 1978 he won his first best actor award for his performance as Proteus in Shakespeare’s The Two Gentleman Of Verona.
Tom Hanks New York Moving
Hanks moved to New York City, where he made his first low budget debut film ‘He Knows You’re Alone’. After that Hanks appear as a guest role in various episodes of popular shows like ‘Happy Days’, ‘Taxi’, ‘The Love Boat’, and ‘Family Ties’. Hanks acted in a lead role in Howard’s Splash. The movie became super hit and Hanks became the famous recognizable face.
In 1988 he was finally cast in a star-making role in the film ‘Big’. The film was the big hit and he earned his first Academy Award nomination for best actor. He worked in several films in which he also gives hit films like Sleepless in Seattle, Forest Gump, Apollo 13, Saving Private Ryan, a World War 2 drama, You’ve Got Mail. Tom Hanks raised to the top of the box office. He also dubbed the voice of woody in an animated film ‘Toy Story’.
In 1990 Hanks was ranked as the most powerful and well-respected actor in Hollywood. Hanks was appreciated with the American Film Institute’s Lifetime Achievement Award, the youngest actor to receive that honor. In 2002 hanks started producing films ‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding’ was a surprise hit. Further on he produced ‘Magnificent Desolation’, Evan Almighty’ and ‘Lady Killers’. He received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Obama for his contribution to art in November 2016. He married actress Rita Wilson in 1988 and he has two children Chester and Truman.
Tom Hanks an American actor. Everyone loves him. He is an ideal for many people. In North America, tom hanks is the third highest ranked grossing actor. His net worth is calculated at $350 million. He received a breakthrough with the romantic comedy film ‘Splash’ the film was a big hit, according to reports the film had earned approximately $70.000.The famous actress Natalie Portman career is similar to tom hanks.
After that Marshall’s comedy film ‘Big’ grossed more than $8.2 million in one week. It’s ended at $150 million. After that, his next big break came through the film ‘Forest Gump’. Forest Gump had a worldwide gross of $677.9 million. Hanks is paid $70 million for this film.
Hollywood House worth
He made this fortune with a big hit of films ‘Game Change’ and ‘Apollo 13’. His Hollywood house is around $8 million. The tom hanks cars, boats, and other vehicles are manufactured by Toyota ($35.000). In 2012, he released an Android and IOS role-playing game called Electricity.
Hanks has also teamed up with several brand companies He also has his own several restaurants in Washington, his own line of clothing, as well as a top-selling brand of perfumes. The tom hanks have also been involved in two dozen charities, including the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric Aids Foundation, Lifeline Energy, Bids To Beats Aids and much more.