• Tom  Hanks

    Tom Hanks

    Born on July 9th, 1956

    From Concord, California

Filmography

View All

Awards & Nominations

View All
The Post Poster

The Post

Katharine Graham is the first female publisher of a major American newspaper -- The Washington Post. With help from editor Ben Bradlee, Graham races to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spans three decades and four U.S. presidents. Together, they must overcome their differences as they risk their careers -- and very freedom -- to help bring long-buried truths to light.

Golden Globe (2018)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Captain Phillips Poster

Captain Phillips

In April 2009, the U.S. containership Maersk Alabama sails toward its destination on a day that seems like any other. Suddenly, Somali pirates race toward the vessel, climb aboard and take everyone hostage. The captain of the ship, Richard Phillips (Tom Hanks), looks to protect his crew from the hostile invaders, and their leader, Muse (Barkhad Abdi). The pirates are after millions of dollars, and Phillips must use his wits to make sure everyone survives and returns home safely.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2014)
Nominated
Leading Actor
Golden Globe (2014)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Charlie Wilson's War Poster

Charlie Wilson's War

In the 1980s U.S.Rep. Charlie Wilson (Tom Hanks), Texas socialite Joanne Herring (Julia Roberts) and CIA agent Gust Avrakotos (Philip Seymour Hoffman) form an unlikely alliance to boost funding for Afghan freedom fighters in their war against invading Soviets. The trio's successful efforts to finance these covert operations contributes to the fall of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War.

Golden Globe (2008)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy