What Was Tom Hanks First Movie ?
Thomas Jeffrey "Tom" Hanks is an American actor born on July 9, 1956. He is a recipient of various prestigious awards during his tenure in movies. Tom started acting in the year 1980 in a low-budget movie titled “He Knows You're Alone”.
From then on, he has delivered some major blockbusters year after year. He has received about five Oscar nominations and is the only actor in the last 55 years to have won two Oscars back to back.
His box-office collections are worth about 3.3 billion US dollars only in the domestic arena. About 19 of his films have crossed 100 million US dollars at the box-office.
Rumors stated that Tom Hanks would become one of the highest paid actors of all times. About 50 million dollars were reported as his salary for the role of Dr. Robert Langdon in the movie titled “Angels and Demons”. Entertainment Weekly mentioned that Tom Hanks was the only actor who has a net worth of about 20 million dollars.
In 2005, he became as the Vice President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and sciences.
Tom Hanks initially married Samantha Lewes in 1978 and had two children Colin Hanks and Elizabeth Ann. He took a break from acting in 1985 when his personal life with Samantha. The marriage did not work out and the couple separated in the year 1987. Hanks then married Rita Wilson in the year 1988 and the couple has two children Chester and Truman.
Tom Hanks lives in New York City.
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