|Height:||187 cm (6' 2'')|
|Birth Day:||November 24, 1977|
|Birth Place:||Sacramento, United States|
|Height:||187 cm (6' 2'')|
|Weight:||in kg - N/A|
The son of the great Tom Hanks, he's notable for playing the role of Alex Whitman in the hit TV series, Roswell and as Jack Bailey in the series The Good Guys. He has also played prominent roles in such films as Orange County, King Kong and The House Bunny.
He attended Chapman University while his actor father was on set there and had his friends act as extras.
In 1999, Hanks won the role of Alex Whitman in the science-fiction series Roswell, where he appeared for the first two seasons (making a brief appearance in the third). During that time, he acted in the teen comedies Whatever It Takes with Shane West and Get Over It with Ben Foster. Hanks also made an appearance in an episode of The OC. He appeared in part eight of HBO mini-series Band of Brothers as Lt. Hank Jones. In 2002, he starred in his first film as Shaun Brumder in Orange County, alongside Jack Black and Schuyler Fisk. The comedy features Hanks trying to get into Stanford University after his guidance counselor mistakenly sends out the wrong transcript. In 2005, he appeared in the remake of King Kong, playing the assistant to Jack Black's character. In 2006, Hanks had a cameo role in Black's Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny, playing a drunken fraternity brother. He starred in the romantic comedy The House Bunny, playing Oliver, a charming manager of a nursing home and the love interest of Anna Faris' character.
In 2008, he appeared in The Great Buck Howard, which was produced by his father and also starred John Malkovich. He also played Father Gill, a young Roman Catholic priest, in season 2 of the TV show Mad Men. In 2009, he made his Broadway debut, acting alongside Jane Fonda in the Moisés Kaufman play 33 Variations. In 2009, Hanks began work as director on All Things Must Pass, a documentary about Tower Records, that premiered March 17, 2015, at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas.
Hanks dated Busy Philipps in the 1990s while in college. In June 2009, Hanks became engaged to former New York publicist Samantha Bryant. The couple married on May 8, 2010, in Los Angeles. Together, they have two daughters, one born in 2011, the other born in 2013.
Hanks starred in the 2010 Fox TV series The Good Guys as young detective Jack Bailey, alongside Bradley Whitford who played an old-school detective (Dan Stark). In 2011, he starred in the indie film Lucky, alongside Ari Graynor, Ann-Margret and Jeffrey Tambor. He also joined the cast of Dexter for season six opposite Edward James Olmos, where he portrays an art historian Travis Marshall who is involved in a murderous apocalyptic cult.
Hanks is a San Francisco Giants baseball fan and attended their World Series-clinching victory in Texas in November 2010. He also directed a 30 for 30 short about their disastrous Crazy Crab stint in the 1980s. He is also a fan of the San Francisco 49ers, Sacramento Kings, and Los Angeles Kings. He was the official Kevin and Bean LA Kings playoff correspondent for the 2012 and 2013 seasons. He is a Liverpool F.C. and Los Angeles FC soccer fan.
In 2013, he starred as Allison in the second season of the web series Burning Love. The same year, he also portrayed Dr. Malcolm Perry in the historical film Parkland. In 2014, he played Officer Gus Grimly in the FX television series Fargo, for which he received Critics' Choice Television Award and Primetime Emmy Award nominations.
In 2015, Hanks began a voice role in the show Talking Tom and Friends. He voices Talking Tom, the main character.
Hanks directed the documentary All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records, released in 2015. The film received funding of nearly $100,000 through a Kickstarter campaign.
In 2017, Hanks appears as the Adult Alex Vreeke in the film Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, a role he would later reprise in the film's 2019 sequel, Jumanji: The Next Level.
In 2018, Hanks portrays a young Mr. Rogers on the Comedy Central show Drunk History. The same year, Hanks appears as a guest judge on Netflix's baking competition Sugar Rush in Season 1, Episode 5; this episode was titled "Sweet Gee ks" and Hanks presided over three rounds of cupcakes, desserts and ultimate cakes.
Colin married Samantha Bryant in 2010, and the couple had their first daughter in 2011 and second daughter in 2013.
|#2||Truman Hanks||Brother||N/A||N/A||25||Celebrity Family Member|
|#3||Chet Hanks||Brother||$1 Million - $2 Million (Approx.)||N/A||64||Actor|
|#4||Tom Hanks||Father||$400 Million||N/A||64||Actor|
|#5||Amos Mefford Hanks||Grandfather||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|#6||Janet Marylyn Frager||Grandmother||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|#7||Samantha Lewes||Mother||$1 Million - $2 Million (Approx.)||N/A||64||Actor|
|#8||Elizabeth Ann Hanks||Sister||$1 Million (Approx.)||N/A||38||Celebrity Family Member|
|#9||Samantha Bryant||Spouse||N/A||N/A||40||Celebrity Family Member|
|#11||Jim Hanks||Uncle||$2 Million||N/A||59||Actor|
|#12||Olivia Jane Hanks||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|#13||Charlotte Bryant Hanks||N/A||N/A||N/A|
Currently, Colin Hanks is 43 years old. Colin Hanks will celebrate 44th birthday on Wednesday, November 24, 2021. Below we countdown to Colin Hanks upcoming birthday.
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