Colin Hanks

Born Nov 24, 1977

Colin Lewes Hanks is an American actor. Hanks appeared as Shaun Brumder, the lead role in the 2002 comedy film Orange County. He also portrayed the role of Alex Whitman in Roswell, Henry Jones in Band of Brothers and appeared on the sixth season of the Showtime crime drama Dexter. He is the eldest son of actor Tom Hanks.… Read More

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1977 Birth Born on November 24, 1977.
1978 Birth His name was changed to Hanks after his parents married in 1978. … Read More


1999 21 Years Old 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). … Read More
2002 24 Years Old 1 More Event
Hanks was born and raised in Sacramento, California, the oldest son of actor Tom Hanks and his first wife, producer and actress Samantha Lewes (née Dillingham), who died of bone cancer on March 12, 2002.
2005 27 Years Old In 2005, he appeared in the remake of King Kong, playing the assistant to Jack Black's character.
2006 28 Years Old In 2006, Hanks had a cameo role in Black's Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny, playing a drunken fraternity brother. … Read More


2008 30 Years Old In 2008, he appeared in The Great Buck Howard, which was produced by his father and also starred John Malkovich. … Read More
In 2009, he made his Broadway debut, acting alongside Jane Fonda in the Moisés Kaufman play 33 Variations.
2010 32 Years Old 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).
2011 33 Years Old In 2011, he starred in the indie film Lucky, alongside Ari Graynor, Ann-Margret and Jeffrey Tambor. … Read More
2013 35 Years Old In 2013, he starred as Allison in the second season of the web series Burning Love. … Read More
2014 36 Years Old In 2014, he played Officer Gus Grimly in the FX television series Fargo, for which he received a Critics' Choice Television Award and Primetime Emmy Award nominations.
2015 37 Years Old Hanks directed the documentary All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records, released in 2015. … Read More
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