Whether it’s a ping-pong-playing idiot or a gay lawyer struggling for justice, a widow abandoned by his lover, an astronaut under high pressure, or a toy sheriff named Woody, Tom Hanks reveals his talent in every movie he plays. He manages to prove that he is the number one actor.
Tom Hanks, who has become the favorite actor of film companies, especially with the films “Forrest Gump” and “Apollo 13”, bringing an incredible revenue of 500 million dollars at the box office, knows how to earn money while earning money. Affected by Eugene O’Neills’s “The Iceman Cometh” movie, which he watched during his education at Chabot College, the actor then decides to become an actor. Hanks, who participated in the drama program of the University of California for this purpose, was appreciated for his performance in Chekhov’s famous play Cherry Garden and was entitled to work at the Shakespeare Festival in Ohio. After leaving the school after three seasons of classical education, the actor who settled in New York City first appeared in the 1980 movie “He Knows You’re Alone”. Later on, he starred in many TV series such as Taxi, The Love Boat, Family Ties and Happy Days, starring in Ron Howard’s “Splash” starring in many Hollywood films.
He won the Oscar Award for Best Actor for his role as an AIDS lawyer in the 1993 film “Philadelphia”. Immediately after this movie, in which Denzel Washington also starred, the actor, who was entitled to receive an Oscar for the second time with his performance in “Forrest Gump”, achieved a very difficult success.
Hanks, who played astronaut Jim Lovell in Ron Howard’s “Apollo 13,” starred in the movie “Saving Private Ryan” by Steven Spielberg, which earned him the Academy Award for the third time. He has appeared in the movie “You’ve Got Mail”, which is about the funny story of two notorious enemies who fell in love with each other in the internet world and Meg Ryan, which he previously played together in the movie “Sleepless in Seattle”.
Tom Hanks portrays a guardian who believes that an inmate is innocent in “The Green Mile”, a Frank Darabont movie based on the novel of Stephen King, in “Toy Story 2” (Toy Story 2) A sheriff named Woody sang the toy.
In the movie “New Life” directed by Robert Zemeckis, which was released in 2000, the actor portrays a survivor who spent his years in the middle of the ocean in the company of a volleyball ball named Wilson.
In 2002, Tom Hanks starred in the movie “The Road of Torment” with Oscar-directed director Sam Mendes, along with Paul Newman.
Filmography 2002 Road To Perdition 2000 Cast Away 1999 The Green Mile 1999 Toy Story 2 1998 You’ve Got Mail 1998 Saving Private Ryan 1996 That Thing You Do! 1995 Toy Story 1995 The Celluloid Closet 1995 Apollo 13 1994 Forrest Gump 1993 Sleepless in Seattle 1993 Philadelphia 1992 A Leaque of Their Own 1992 Radio Flyer 1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities 1990 Joe Versus the Volcano 1989 Turner & Hooch 1989 The ‘burbs 1988 Big 1988 Punchline 1987 Dragnet 1986 Every Time We Say Goodbye 1986 The Money Pit 1986 Nothing in Common 1985 The Man with One Red Shoe 1985 Volunteers 1984 Bachelor Party 1984 Splash 1980 He Knows You Are Alone