Tom Hanks, a well-known Hollywood actor, is regarded as one of the most adored figures in the world. The actor garnered the admiration of thousands of admirers all around the world by being incredibly kind, modest, and pleasant. Hanks claims that his profession is more successful than his personal life and does not think of himself as an ideal guy.
Four kids reside with Hanks. He had his first child in 1977 when he was 21 years old. He married the lady who gave birth to his child just one year after it was born. Hank wed the producer Samantha Lewis. Son Colin and daughter Elizabeth were the results of this marriage. The couple’s marriage, however, did not last long; nine years later, they divorced. Cancer claimed Samantha’s life in 2002.
While still married, Hanks met Rita Wilson in 1981. It became obvious that they were more than simply coworkers when they took on the major parts of the movie “Volunteers.” They were married in 1988 and have two boys.
Let’s find out the characteristics and activities of Tom Hanks’ offspring.
Colin Hanks (1977)
The actor’s oldest kid is Colin Hanks. He resembles his father the most. His parents had not yet tied the knot when he was born. He had always admired his father’s trade, and eventually, he enrolled in a university program for theatrical art.
In 1995, Colin had his first official encounter with a major film. His father had the lead part in the movie “Apollo 13,” where he later worked as an assistant. Colin now frequently appears in movies, although seldom in leading parts. Colin has two daughters and is married.
Elizabeth Hanks (1982)
Elizabeth Ann, Tom Hanks’ lone child, made the decision not to pursue celebrity. As an adolescent, she appeared in various movies. She also appeared in the 1996 comedy “That Stuff You Do” with her father and older brother, although she did not pursue acting as a career.
Elizabeth earned degrees in English Language and Literature from Vassar College of the Arts and the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. She is now a writer and publicist with articles in prestigious journals.
Chester Hanks (1990)
Two years had passed since the nuptials of Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, his second wife when Chester Marlon Hanks (Chet Hanks) was born. He was the actor’s child that had the most issues. At the age of 17, Chet decided to follow in his father’s footsteps and started an acting career.
He was featured heavily in the media due to his promiscuity, his illegitimate daughter, and the usage of illicit drugs.
Truman Hanks (1995)
Truman Theodore, Tom Hanks’ youngest kid, didn’t exhibit much interest in the arts as a toddler, but suddenly all changed.
Since 2018, Truman has acted in three motion pictures. The son of a famous actress is a devoted hockey enthusiast in addition to performing.