Tom Hanks Net Worth 2020

Tom Hanks is an American actor, director, writer, and producer who happens to have a Net Worth of $400 Million. He is mostly known for his amazing performance for his character roles in comedy and drama movies. He is well-known for his great acting in movies like Big’ (1988), ‘Apollo 13’ (1995), ‘The Green Mile’ (1999), ‘Cast Away’ (2000), and ‘Catch Me If You Can’ (2002).

Tom Hanks is by far one of the most popular and highest-paid actors in Hollywood. If we talk about the total worth that he did manage to earn throughout his career. Then you will be happy to know the domestic lifetime Box Office gross collection of Tom Hanks is $4.6 billion. As of today, his world total Box Office collection is more than $9.7 billion.

It is remarkable that Tom Hanks did manage to secure the top place in making money on Box Office consistently. Among all the great actors in the world, Tom Hanks is on the first number to have back to back successful movies. Tom Hanks did work with the film director Steven Spielberg several times throughout his successful career.

There are so many movies in which Tom Hanks is an important part. It seems like his hard work and efforts are surely paying off currently in a huge amount of net worth. Tom Hanks also has a large number of fans and followers that are so supportive at each and every turn of his life. One can have a look at the love and support that Tom Hanks receives from his fans and supporter through his social media posts.

Early Life

Thomas Jeffrey Hanks was born on the 9th of July in 1956 in Concord, California. His mother was of Portuguese descent while his father was of English ancestry. After his parents have to go through his divorce in 1960, Tom Hanks did decide to live with his father.

During his childhood, Tom Hanks has to shift through many different homes. By the age of 10, he did happen to live in 10 different houses. He used to study theatre at Chabot College in California. Tom Hanks tells New York Magazine in 1986 about all of the things.

Tom Hanks says “Acting classes looked like the best place for a guy who liked to make a lot of noise and be rather flamboyant. I spent a lot of time going to plays. I wouldn’t take dates with me. I’d just drive to a theater, buy myself a ticket, sit in the seat and read the program, and then get into the play completely. I spent a lot of time like that, seeing Brecht and all that.”

In 1980, Tom Hanks did move to New York City and he did land the cor-starring role in the cross-dressing sitcom Bosom Buddies. The sitcom series was only up and running for 2 seasons. Later on, he did appear in several other minor series and was surely performing better with each role.

Tom Hanks was successful enough to manage to grab each and every opportunity that life did sever to him. His popularity was growing more and more with his brilliant performance in several movies. Tom Hanks also was successful enough to become a well-known producer as his next step in a successful career.


Tom Hanks begins his successful career as an actor when he was starring in “The Two gentleman of Verona”. He also did win the best actor award for the movie which surely earns him many offers to work in other movies. Tom Hanks was acting in various summer productions of Shakespeare’s plays. While he was working in theatres when it was winter.

The first movie debut of Tom Hanks was “He Knows You’re Alone” which did release in 1980. The following year, he did sign up for the television sitcom series “Bosom Buddies” that earns him many acclamations. It was his best performance in the 1988 movie “Big” in which the 13-year-old boy was inside the body of a 35-year-old man.

It was not long before he was making an appearance in several blockbuster hits. Tom Hanks has to lose 37 pounds of weight for a movie in order to give his brilliant performance. He wins Oscar and an MTV movie award for his role. He also wins the Academy Award for his amazing leading role in the movie “Forrest Gump” in 1994.

In 1988, he also performs a challenging role in the movie “Saving Private Ryan” in which he did team up with Steven Spielberg for the first time. A few years later, he was capable of performing in movies such as  “Cast Away”, “The Da Vinci Code”, and “Angels and Demons”. People were considering him as one of the best actors in the cinematic world. He was an inspiration for the young actors and was always influencing people he was working with.

As of 2020, Tom Hanks is enjoying his healthy life with a Net Worth of $400 Million. He is currently focussing on his successful career and living a happy life.

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