Tom Hanks
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Thomas Jeffrey Hanks (born July 9, 1956) is an American actor and filmmaker. Known for both his comedic and dramatic roles, Hanks is one of the most popular and recognizable film stars worldwide, and is widely regarded as an American cultural icon. Hanks made his breakthrough with leading roles in the comedies Splash (1984) and Big (1988). He won two consecutive Academy Awards for Best Actor for starring as a gay lawyer suffering from AIDS in Philadelphia (1993) and a young man with below-average IQ in Forrest Gump (1994). Hanks collaborated with film director Steven Spielberg on five films: Saving Private Ryan (1998), Catch Me If You Can (2002), The Terminal (2004), Bridge of Spies (2015), and The Post (2017), as well as the 2001 miniseries Band of Brothers, which launched him as a director, producer, and screenwriter. Hanks' other notable films include the romantic comedies Sleepless in Seattle (1993) and You've Got Mail (1998); the dramas Apollo 13 (1995), The Green Mile (1999), Cast Away (2000), Road to Perdition (2002), and Cloud Atlas (2012); and the biographical dramas Saving Mr. Banks (2013), Captain Phillips (2013), Sully (2016), and A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019). He has also appeared as the title character in the Robert Langdon film series, and has voiced Sheriff Woody in the Toy Story film series. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tom Hanks, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
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Thomas Jeffrey Hanks (born July 9, 1956) is an American actor and filmmaker. Known for both his comedic and dramatic roles, Hanks is one of the most popular and recognizable film stars worldwide, and is widely regarded as an American cultural icon. Hanks made his breakthrough with leading roles in the comedies Splash (1984) and Big (1988). He won two consecutive Academy Awards for Best Actor for starring as a gay lawyer suffering from AIDS in Philadelphia (1993) and a young man with below-average IQ in Forrest Gump (1994). Hanks collaborated with film director Steven Spielberg on five films: Saving Private Ryan (1998), Catch Me If You Can (2002), The Terminal (2004), Bridge of Spies (2015), and The Post (2017), as well as the 2001 miniseries Band of Brothers, which launched him as a director, producer, and screenwriter. Hanks' other notable films include the romantic comedies Sleepless in Seattle (1993) and You've Got Mail (1998); the dramas Apollo 13 (1995), The Green Mile (1999), Cast Away (2000), Road to Perdition (2002), and Cloud Atlas (2012); and the biographical dramas Saving Mr. Banks (2013), Captain Phillips (2013), Sully (2016), and A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019). He has also appeared as the title character in the Robert Langdon film series, and has voiced Sheriff Woody in the Toy Story film series. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tom Hanks, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
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Saturday Night Live
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The Graham Norton Show
Saturday Night Live
The Oscars
Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live
The Graham Norton Show
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
The Oscars
The Oscars
30 Rock
Tales from the Crypt
Happy Days
Today
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
From the Earth to the Moon
Celebrities Uncensored
From the Earth to the Moon
Family Ties
LIVE with Kelly and Ryan
The Wonderful World of Disney
Fallen Angels
1883
Maya & Marty
The Late Late Show with James Corden
Waking Sleeping Beauty
Cars
The Pacific
Beyond Infinity: Buzz and the Journey to Lightyear
The War
The Simpsons Movie
The Celluloid Closet
The Concert for Valor
The Naked Truth
We Are One With President-Elect Barack Obama
Toy Story That Time Forgot
Toy Story of Terror!
Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
Quincy
Elvis
Saving Mr. Banks
Partysaurus Rex
Asteroid City
Pinocchio
The Story Behind 'Toy Story'
The War
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Sleepless in Seattle
Captain Phillips
Forrest Gump
From the Earth to the Moon
Greyhound
The 'Burbs
The Da Vinci Code
Big
Toy Story 3
A Man Called Otto
Finch
A Hologram for the King
The Green Mile
A League of Their Own
Toy Story
Toy Story 2
Angels & Demons
Hawaiian Vacation
Saving Private Ryan
Cast Away
Cloud Atlas
Apollo 13
Inferno
Toy Story 4
News of the World
The Money Pit
Small Fry
Sully
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
The Polar Express
Bridge of Spies
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