facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
Headlines
'Fargo' renewed for second season with all-new cast

'Fargo' renewed for second season with all-new cast

LOS ANGELES, July 21 (UPI) --"Fargo" has been renewed for a second season on FX, and creator Noah Hawley will write ten new episodes that feature an all-new cast, location and crime.
Annie Martin
Billy Bob Thornton stars in first 'Fargo' teaser

Billy Bob Thornton stars in first 'Fargo' teaser

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Billy Bob Thornton and Martin Freeman will star in the Coen brothers' adaptation of their 1996 classic.
Kate Stanton

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Nov. 24, 2011.
By United Press International
Colin Hanks marries Samantha Bryant

Colin Hanks marries Samantha Bryant

LOS ANGELES, May 10 (UPI) -- Colin Hanks's representative has confirmed the actor married publicist Samantha Bryant during a weekend ceremony in Los Angeles.
Hanks to co-star with Whitford on TV show

Hanks to co-star with Whitford on TV show

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- Colin Hanks has been cast opposite Bradley Whitford in "Jack and Dan," Fox's upcoming 13-episode action comedy series set in Los Angeles.
Hanks and Mathis join 'Variations' cast

Hanks and Mathis join 'Variations' cast

NEW YORK, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Colin Hanks and Samantha Mathis have joined Jane Fonda in the cast of the upcoming Broadway production of "33 Variations," it has been announced.
Chicago film festival to show 172 movies

Chicago film festival to show 172 movies

CHICAGO, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Rachel Weisz, Darren Aronofsky, Common, Charlie Kaufman and Colin Hanks have agreed to attend the 44th Chicago International Film Festival, organizers said.
Malkovich, Hanks team up for 'Buck Howard'

Malkovich, Hanks team up for 'Buck Howard'

NEW YORK, May 30 (UPI) -- Magnolia Pictures announced Friday that it had acquired the North American rights to the film "The Great Buck Howard," starring John Malkovich and Tom Hanks.

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah to be in movie

HOLLYWOOD, May 10 (UPI) -- Indie rock band Clap Your Hands Say Yeah is prepping for its first Hollywood close-up.

Colin Hanks: Dad excited over 'Kong' role

NEW YORK, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- Colin Hanks says his Oscar-winning father, Tom, was happy -- and a bit envious -- when he heard he nabbed a role in Peter Jackson's re-make of "King Kong."

Tom Hanks and son to star in 'Buck Howard'

LOS ANGELES, May 20 (UPI) -- Father and son actors Tom and Colin Hanks have signed on to star in writer/director Sean McGinly's "The Great Buck Howard."

Hasselhoff plans return to TV

LOS ANGELES, March 29 (UPI) -- Actor David Hasselhoff is planning his return to U.S. primetime television with an upcoming ABC pilot, Zap2it.com reported Monday.

VideoView -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

What's new in the world of video...
JACK E. WILKINSON, United Press International
Prev
Page 1 of 2
Photos
Colin Hanks
Colin Hanks accepts his award at the 65th Annual Theatre World Awards at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre in New York on June 2, 2009. (UPI Photo/Laura Cavanaugh)
Wiki

Colin Lewes Hanks (born November 24, 1977) is an American actor.

Hanks was born Colin Lewes Dillingham in Sacramento, California, the eldest son of Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks and his first wife, the late producer and actress Samantha Lewes (née Susan Jane Dillingham), who died of bone cancer on March 13, 2002. His name was changed to Hanks after his parents married in 1978. He has a sister, Elizabeth (born 1982) and two half-brothers, Chester Marlon Hanks (born 1990) and Truman Theodore Hanks (born 1995) from his father's second marriage to actress Rita Wilson. Hanks attended Country School, Sacramento Country Day School, Loyola Marymount University and Chapman University. Hanks dated Rachael Leigh Cook and Busy Philipps between 1998 and 2002.

Hanks's best known film role may be in the teen movie Orange County (2002), with Jack Black and John Lithgow. His best known television role was Alex Whitman, the love interest of Katherine Heigl in the science fiction television series Roswell between 1999 and 2001. Hanks also made an appearance in an episode of The OC. He has appeared in the HBO series Band of Brothers.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Colin Hanks."
Most Popular
x
Feedback