Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks

Birthplace: 
Concord, California
Birthday: 
July 09

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Tom Hanks is an American actor and filmmaker.

Hanks has been nominated for numerous awards during his career. He won a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in Philadelphia, as well as a Golden Globe, an Academy Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and a People's Choice Award for Best Actor for his role in Forrest Gump. In 1995 Tom Hanks became one of only two actors who won the Academy Award for Best Actor in consecutive years, with Spencer Tracy being the other.

In 2017, Hanks received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series as host of Saturday Night Live.

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

16 Nominations 7 Emmys

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series - 2017

  • Nominee
  • Tom Hanks, as Host
  • Saturday Night Live
  • NBC
  • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video

Outstanding Documentary Or Nonfiction Series - 2016

  • Nominee
  • Tom Hanks, Executive Producer
  • The Seventies
  • CNN
  • Herzog / Playtone

Outstanding Documentary Or Nonfiction Series - 2015

  • Nominee
  • Tom Hanks, Executive Producer
  • The Sixties
  • CNN
  • Playtone and Herzog & Company

Outstanding Limited Series - 2015

  • Winner
  • Tom Hanks, Executive Producer
  • Olive Kitteridge
  • HBO
  • HBO Miniseries in association with Playtone

Outstanding Miniseries or Movie - 2012

  • Winner
  • Tom Hanks
  • Game Change
  • HBO
  • Playtone and Everyman Pictures in association with HBO Films

Outstanding Variety, Music Or Comedy Special - 2010

Outstanding Miniseries - 2010

  • Winner
  • Tom Hanks, Executive Producer
  • The Pacific
  • HBO
  • Playtone and Dreamworks in association with HBO Miniseries

Outstanding Drama Series - 2009

  • Nominee
  • Tom Hanks, Executive Producer
  • Big Love
  • HBO
  • Anima Sola Productions and Playtone in association with HBO Entertainment

Outstanding Miniseries - 2008

  • Winner
  • Tom Hanks, Executive Producer
  • John Adams
  • HBO
  • Playtone in association with HBO Films

Outstanding Miniseries - 2002

Photos

  • Tom Hanks on stage at the 2017 Creative Arts Emmys.

    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
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  • Actors Tom Hanks and Justin Timberlake
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  • Actors Mark Wahlberg, Tom Hanks and Bill Paxton
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  • Actors Tom Hanks and Justin Timberlake
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  • Bryan Cranston and Tom Hanks
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  • Actors Bryan Cranston and Tom Hanks attend the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre
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  • John Adams co-executive producer Tom Hanks with wife Rita Wilson at the 60th Primetime Emmys
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  • Tom Hanks accepting for John Adams at the 60th Primetime Emmys
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  • Gary Goetzman, Kirk Ellis & Tom Hanks - Charles Bush Photo Gallery 2
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