The famous actor turns 65, and his impressive career has brought him international applause and appreciation.
The international actor made his debut in 1977 at the Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival, but became famous for his role in the movie “Splash”. Later, the characters played in movies like Forrest Gump and Cast Away not only brought him fame, but also a beautiful fortune.
His debut in the world of acting
Thus, he became one of the most respected and appreciated actors in Hollywood. What inspired teenager Tom Hanks to take up acting was Eugene O’Neill’s play “The Iceman Cometh” (1946).
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After studying theater and seeing how successful he was in just 3 years of his career debut, Tom Hanks dropped out of college and appeared in several series that did not gain the audience’s appreciation. to happen.
The 33-year-old love story with Rita Wilson
Rita and Tom met on set, and this is the beginning of a common love story among those in Hollywood, but no one would have thought that their love would last so many years.
The two met in the early ’80s and immediately felt the spark that ignited them, thus starting a beautiful love story. At the time, however, Tom was married to his high school sweetheart, Samantha. At the age of 23, the actor already had a 2-year-old boy, but he realized that the relationship did not make him happy at all, according to biography.com.
Although the beginning of his relationship with Rita was a difficult one, Tom knew that was true love and did not give up. In 1988, the two married, and their relationship reached more than 33 years of marriage due to the fact that they knew how to be patient, mature and always knew how to support each other.
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Tom and Rita starred in many films together, and in 1995 Tom was extremely proud to have her in his arms when he won the Oscar, which he dedicated entirely to his wife.
5 things you didn’t know about Tom Hanks
1. He is the second actor in history to win the Oscar for Best Actor
Tom Hanks has won numerous awards throughout his career, but the award that crowned his entire career was the Oscar for Best Actor for Philadelphia (1993) and Forrest Gump (1994).
2. Collect typewriters
His passion for collecting typewriters has grown so much that he now has over 80 such objects and has even created an iPad app called Hanx Writer. The successful application simulates the sound and the way you feel typing on a typewriter, according to gosocial.co.
3. The speech since accepting the 1993 Oscar award led to the creation of a film
After the success of the great actor in 1993, the speech of thanks led to the creation of the film In and Out (1997).
4. He played with his daughter
Tom Hanks has 4 children, Elizabeth, Truman, Chet and Colin, and the actor managed to star in the same movie as Elizabeth’s daughter in Forrest Gump (1994).
5. He played the role of captain in 5 different movies
The famous actor with an impressive career in Hollywood played the role of captain in the films Forrest Gump, Saving Private Ryan (1998), Apollo 13 (1998), Captain Phillips (2013) and Sully: Miracle on the Hudson (2016).
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