Tom Hanks

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Tom Hanks is an award winning American actor, born in Concord, California. He is the highest grossing film star of all time, and has starred in films such as Big, Saving Private Ryan, Forest Gump, Apollo 13, Cast Away and The Da Vinci Code series. He directed That Thing You Do! and produced the Band of Brothers miniseries. He is also known for providing the voice of Woody in the Toy Story series and for being the model for the conductor in the computer animation, The Polar Express.

4 Oct, 2013



Hanks produces the historical drama that follows the events following the Kennedy Assassination, Parkland. The plot follows the ordinary people put into extraordinary situations; the nurses and doctors at the Parkland Hospital, the cameraman who accidentally captured the shooting on a home video, and JFK’s security team.

Parkland Official Trailer #1 (2013) - JFK Assasination Movie HD

17 Jul, 2012

Electric City


Hanks produces this futuristic, dystopian, animated series for Yahoo! and provides the voice for Cameron Carr, the lead character, who is in charge of policing the underground. Besides wanting to create Internet content that wasn’t comedic, Hanks takes the opportunity to play a character unlike himself.

I’m handcuffed by the way I look and the way I sound, and by the body of work I’ve done before.

Tom Hanks' ELECTRIC CITY Episode 4: Young Daughter Of God.

1 Jul, 2011

Larry Crowne


Hanks co-writes, co-produces, directs, and stars in Larry Crowne, a romantic comedy also starring Julia Roberts about a middle aged man who goes back to school to better educate himself after losing his job. The film was a critical and box office failure.

Larry Crowne Movie Trailer Official (HD)

5 Jun, 2009

My Life in Ruins


Hanks produces another Greek romantic comedy starring Nia Vardolas (My Big Fat Greek Wedding) as a tour guide to ancient ruins. After positive feedback in the films’ early screenings, Fox Searchlight Picture’s President, Peter Rice says:

Given the wildly enthusiastic audience response, we are thrilled to be distributing the film. Nia’s enormous box office appeal[s] along with her gift of perfect comedic timing make for a winning combination.

MY LIFE IN RUINS - Official Trailer

10 Oct, 2008

City of Ember


Hanks produces the science fiction film about a town built in an underground cavern. Based on the novel by Jeanne DuPrau, City of Ember opened poorly it’s first weekend, charting at #11 and grossing nearly $18 million, far bellow its $55 million budget.

City of Ember Trailer

18 Jul, 2008

Mamma Mia!


Hanks co-produces the film adaptation to the Broadway musical, Mamma Mia! The films’ songs are all original ABBA compositions placed in order of a story about a young girl trying to find who her biological father is. The film is a major hit with a cult following, grossing nearly $610 million.

The New Mamma Mia! Trailer

16 Mar, 2008

John Adams


Hanks executive produces the biographical drama miniseries, John Adams, which chronicles the life of the early president and the first 50 years of the United States.

John Adams: A Conversation with Tom Hanks (HBO)

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