|Full Name :||Thomas Jeffrey Hanks|
|Born :||9th- Jul - 1956|
|Zodiac Sign :||Virgo|
|Height :||183 CMS ( 6 Feet 0 Inches )|
|Birth Place :||Concord
|Education :||California State University Sacramento,
Chabot College Hayward,
Skyline High School Oakland
|Networth :||$350 Million|
Tom Hanks is a household name in America who has acted in a number of blockbuster films and has been entertaining the world audience till today. He is best known for his roles in movies like Saving Private Ryan, Forrest Gump, Sleepless in Seattle and The Da Vinci Code. He was born on July 9, 1956 in Concord, California. His parents divorced when he was four years old and Hanks went on to live with his father.
From being a shy theatre loving kid to becoming one of the greatest Hollywood superstars is a remarkable story indeed. As of 2012, the films Hanks’ has starred in movies that have grossed $8.5 billion worldwide with $4.2 billion in the U.S. itself.
Hanks was interested in theatre as a young student and found it the perfect platform for expressing himself. So he joined the Chabot College in Hayward, California. Later he went on to join California State University, Sacramento. He also spent lots of time at different theatres watching plays all by him whenever he was free. He did this in order to increase his knowledge about the nuances of acting and learning by seeing different actors perform.