Elizabeth Ann Hanks Parents, Bio, Age, Net Worth, Forest Gump, Husband, Height, Movies and TV Shows

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Elizabeth Ann Hanks Biography

Elizabeth Ann Hanks is an American producer and actress well known as the only daughter of Tom Hanks, a famous actor and filmmaker. She is well known for her minor role in the 1996 films “That Thing You Do!” and “Anchoraged” (2015).


Elizabeth Ann Hanks Education

Ann Hanks after completing her high school education at Archer School For Girls in Brentwood, California in 2001, she attended the University of St Andrews in Scottland where received her bachelor’s degree. READ: Logan Paul

Elizabeth Ann Hanks Age

How old is Elizabeth? Elizabeth is 42 years old as of 2024. She was born on May 17, 1982, in Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Her birthday is always celebrated on May 17th of every year.

Elizabeth Ann Hanks Nationality and Ethnicity

Ann Hanks holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. She was born and raised in Los Angeles, California, United States.

Elizabeth Ann Hanks Height

Elizabeth stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m)and maintains a body weight of 59 kg.

Elizabeth Ann Hanks Parents

Ann Hanks is the only daughter of (father) Tom Hanks and (late mother) Samantha Lewes. Her father Tom is an American well known actor and filmmaker. Her mother Samantha was an actress but died on March 13, 2002, due to bone cancer. Before the death of her mother her parents were divorced in 1987. She has an older brother Colin Hanks and two half brothers, Chet Hanks born on August 4, 1990 and Truman Hanks born on December 26, 1995. She is also a stepdaughter to Rita Wilson. READ: Amanda Cerny

Elizabeth Ann Hanks Husband

Is Elizabeth married? Elizabeth is married to a married woman. However, she is confidential when it comes to matters regarding her marriage and personal life. She has not yet shared her husband’s details in the public domain.

Elizabeth Ann Hanks Net Worth

Elizabeth Ann Hanks is an American producer and actress with an estimated net worth of $2 million.

Elizabeth Ann Hanks Forest Gump

Elizabeth appeared in the film, Forrest Gump. She was the little girl on the school bus who refused to let Forrest sit next to her.

Forrest Gump is a fictional character and the protagonist of the 1986 novel “Forrest Gump” by Winston Groom. The character was later brought to life in the 1994 film adaptation directed by Robert Zemeckis, starring Tom Hanks in the titular role. Forrest Gump is a man with a low IQ but a remarkable life story, as he unintentionally becomes involved in several significant historical events over the decades. The film was a critical and commercial success, winning several Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor for Tom Hanks.

Elizabeth Ann Hanks Movies and TV Shows

  • Forrest Gump (1994)
  • That Thing You Do! (1996)
  • Anchoraged (2015)

Elizabeth Ann Hanks Tom Hanks

Elizabeth is the only daughter of Tom Hanks. Her father Tom was born Thomas Jeffrey Hanks
July 9, 1956, in Concord, California. Tom is the son of Janet Marylyn Frager and Amos Hanks. READ: Ethan Payne

Tom achieved fame through starring roles in a series of comedy films that garnered positive media attention, such as Splash (1984), The Money Pit (1986), Big (1988), and A League of Their Own (1992). His breakthrough continued with back-to-back Academy Awards for Best Actor, first for portraying a gay lawyer dealing with AIDS in Philadelphia (1993) and then as the titular character in Forrest Gump (1994). Tom’s collaboration with director Steven Spielberg resulted in five films: Saving Private Ryan (1998), Catch Me If You Can (2002), The Terminal (2004), Bridge of Spies (2015), and The Post (2017), along with the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers (2001) and The Pacific (2010). This collaboration marked Hanks’ entry into directing, producing, and screenwriting. Additionally, he frequently worked with directors Ron Howard, Nora Ephron, and Robert Zemeckis.

Tom’s diverse filmography includes romantic comedies like Sleepless in Seattle (1993) and You’ve Got Mail (1998), dramas such as Apollo 13 (1995), The Green Mile (1999), Cast Away (2000), Road to Perdition (2002), and Cloud Atlas (2012). He also ventured into biographical dramas like Charlie Wilson’s War (2007), Captain Phillips (2013), Saving Mr. Banks (2013), Sully (2016), A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019), News of the World (2020), and Elvis (2022). Tom played the title role in the Robert Langdon film series and voiced Sheriff Woody in the Toy Story film series (1995–2019). He added directing to his repertoire with the comedy That Thing You Do! (1996) and the romantic comedy Larry Crowne (2011), both of which he also starred in.

In 1998, Tom founded his production company, Playtone, securing an exclusive television development deal with HBO. His television work earned him seven Primetime Emmy Awards for producing various limited series and television movies, including From the Earth to the Moon (1998), Band of Brothers (2001), John Adams (2008), The Pacific (2009), Game Change (2012), and Olive Kitteridge (2015). Tom made his Broadway debut in Nora Ephron’s Lucky Guy (2013), earning a Tony Award nomination for Best Actor in a Play.