10+ Unbelievable Facts of Colin Hanks Bio, Affairs & Income

Colin Hanks is the elder son of legendary American actor Tom Hanks. He has been part of many American movies and Tv Shows. Colin Hanks is an Actor, Producer, and Director. He made his Debut in 1999 Sci-Fi series Roswell. He was part of the first two seasons of the series. Colin Hanks got a lot of appreciation for his performance in Roswell.

After his performance in Roswell, he got back to back projects. Tom Hanks also become the reason behind his success in the early stage of the career. He also made many fans after just one series because of his performance was very good.

Except this, he was part of a Teen Comedies like whatever it takes and Get over. He also appeared in HBO miniseries Band of Brother in its eighth episode.

In season six of Hit Showtime series Dexter, Colin Hanks becomes the part of it where he played the role of Travis Marshall. Also known as A Doomsday killer. He won appreciation for his role as Travis Marshall.

Colin Hanks Wiki And Personal Details

Real NameColin Lewes Hanks
NicknameThe Colonel
ProfessionActor, Director, Producer
Famous ForActing in Tv Series and Movies

Colin Hanks was born in Sacramento, California, United States of America. His nickname is The Colonel.

By Profession, Colin Hanks is An Actor, Director, and Producer. He becomes famous from the day he born as he was of the first son of legendary actor Tom Hanks.

Colin Hanks Birthday, Age and Biography

Birth Date24 November 1977
Age 42 years (As of 2020)
Birth PlaceSacramento, California, United States of America
Home TownSacramento (USA)
Zodiac signSagittarius

Colin Hanks was born on 24 November 1977 in Sacramento, California, United States fo America. The age of this American Actor is 42 years.

While Talking About His Religion, he has said a famous Quote. Religion theme aside, most of the time, I’m in some sort of comedy, and I’m a straight man, and it’s just, let’s wind this guy up and see him explode.-: Colin Hanks.

Colin Hanks is the son of actor Tom Hanks and his first wife, Samantha Lewes. He is the eldest son of the family and has two other brothers and a Sister.


Colin Hanks Physical Appearance

Height6 feet 1¼ inches (1.86 m)
Weight80 kg (176 lbs)
Chest40 inches
Waist:30 inches
Body type Slim
Biceps14 inches
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorGreen

Even at the age of 42, Colin hanks looks handsome and is as fit as a youngster. He loves to spend time with his family and friends.

Colin Hanks is Quite tall, having a height of more than 6 inches. His weight is 80Kg and looks very slim, that shows how he has good been maintaining himself at the age of 42.

Being an American, his face is. The color of his eyes is Green and looks very Good. He has a waist of 30 inches and a chest of 40 inches while he has biceps of 14 inches.

Colin Hanks Family and Relatives

Father NameTom Hanks
Mother NameSamantha Lewes
Stepmother Name Rita Wilson
Brother NameChet Hanks
Truman Hanks
Sister NameBrother Name
WifeSamantha Bryant
DaughterOlivia Hanks
Charlotte Hanks

Colin Hanks is the son of a legendary actor Tom Hanks. His Mother’s name is Samantha Lewes, who was the first wife of Tom Hanks. Rita Wilson is the Stepmother of Colin Hanks.

Colin Hanks has 2 Brothers, Chet hanks and Truman Hanks, while his sister’s name is Elizabeth Ann Sacramento Country Day School Hanks.


Colin Hanks Education/Qualification

SchoolSacramento Country Day School
CollegeChapman University in Orange County
 Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles

Colin Hanks completed his schooling from Sacramento Country Day School in Sacramento, California, USA. From there, he moves to Chapman University in Orange County.

Colin Hanks is University Dropout. After Chapman University, he moved to Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, where he left the studies without completing his degree.

Colin Hanks Career

He Debuted in Television from 1999 Sci-Fi Series Roswell. Along with it, he worked in Teen Comedies Whatever it Takes and Get Over It.

Colin first appeared in Movies a few years after his Television show. His first movie Orange County Released, in 2002.

Colin Appeared In the Remake of King Kong, which was a Big Hit. Colin Hanks Appeared in the 2008 movie The Great Buck Howard with His Father Tom Hanks, which was also a big Hit.

Movie Career

Year Movie
1996That thing you do
2000Whatever it takes
2002 Orange County
2003 11:14
2005 RX
2005 Standing
2005King Kong
2006Alone with Her
2006 Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
2008The Great Buck Howard
2008My Mom’s New Boyfriend
2008The House Bunny
2010High School
2010Barry Munday
2012The Guilt Trip
2013Super Buddies
2013Parkland Dr. Malcolm Perry
2015No Stranger Than Love
2015All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower
2017Eagles of Death Metal: Nos Amis
2017 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
2019Jumanji: The Next Level

Hanks has a very long movie carrier. Colin Hanks has seen many ups and downs throughout the whole career. He has won many accolades for his performances in several Movies.

His performance in his first movie “The Orange County” for very appreciated and so he was nominated for best male breakthrough performance by MTV Movie Awards

He has Been Part of many great movies such as “King Kong,” “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” “Jumanji: The next level,” and many more.

Television Career

YearTelevision Show
2001Band of Brothers
2004The O.C.
2008 Numb3rs
2008Mad Men 2
2010The Good Guys
2011Robot Chicken
2012Happy Endings
2012Comedy Bang! Bang!
2013-2015PAW Patrol
2013Burning Love
2013Key and Peele
2013Ghost Ghirls
2014 Bad Teacher
2014- 2015Fargo
2014-presentTalking Tom and Friends
2015The Anti-Mascot
2015Comedy Bang! Bang!
2015What Lives Inside
2015Drunk History
2015Life in Pieces
2017 The Amazing Adventures of Wally and The Worm
2018Sugar Rush
2019 Big City Greens”
2019The Final Table Judge Episode: “USA”

Television Career of Colin is very long. He started his career from Television series Roswell. Colin Hanks performance got lots of appreciation for his performance in that series.

Then his big Breakthrough Performance in a Television Series Dexter where he played the role of Travis Marshall. For that, the whole cast nominated for Screen Star Guild award.

Videogame-: In 2005, he gives the voice of Preston in the official game of the movie “King Kong.” For which the whole cast won the award Spike Video Game award for being the best cast.

Colin Hanks Girlfriend/Wife Marital Status and Affairs

GirlfriendSamantha Bryant
WifeSamantha Bryant
AffairsRachael Leigh Cook
Samantha Mathis
Busy Phillips

Colin being In the news because of his affairs. Once, he was Call Psycho by his ex-girlfriend, Busy Philips.

He married Samantha Mathis in 2010 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Samantha Mathis is a Publicist. They have two daughters named Olivia Hanks and Charlotte Hanks.

Colin Hanks Social Media Accounts

Instagram482k followers
Twitter560k followers
Facebook N/A

He has Good Fan Following on Social Media. He has around 477K followers on Instagram, whereas he has 564K followers on Twitter. He is Quite Active on Social Media and love to interact with them.


Colin Hanks Net worth and Income

Net Worth $15.45 million
Income$7054.79 per-day

Colin net worth is 15.45 Million Dollars. At the age of 42, it is Quite an Impressive Net Worth.

He charges $7054.79 per day, $293.5 per hour, and $0.08 per second, which is around 211,643.7 per month.

Unknown facts of Colin Hanks

1) Colin is Not only an Actor but a Director and Producer too.

2) His mother is a Producer along with being an actress.

3) Colin mother passed away at the age of 49 due to Bone Cancer.

4) He played the Role of adult Alex Vreeke in the “Jumanji” movie series.

5) His stepmother’s name is Rita Wilson.

Frequently asked Questions

1) Is Colin Hanks is Tom Hanks biological Son?

Colin is Tom holland, Eldest Son.

2) Why Colin Hanks’s last name is Dillingham?

His mother name was Dillingham during the time he was born. Late after his mother married to Tom Hanks, his last name change to Hanks.

3) What is the Name of Colin Hanks Dog?

The name of Colin Hanks dog is Tax.

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