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Tom Hanks made his professional stage debut portraying Grumio in The Taming of the Shrew at the Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival in Cleveland, OH. He performed in that company for three seasons. Moving to New York City in 1978, he performed with the Riverside Shakespeare Company. His numerous film ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Tom Hanks made his professional stage debut portraying Grumio in The Taming of the Shrew at the Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival in Cleveland, OH. He performed in that company for three seasons. Moving to New York City in 1978, he performed with the Riverside Shakespeare Company. His numerous film ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Mike McAlary

Photos

Luke Evans, Benjamin Evan Ainsworth, Tom Hanks, Cynthia Erivo, and Robert Zemeckis Photo

Luke Evans, Benjamin Evan Ainsworth, Tom Hanks, Cynthia Erivo, and Robert Zemeckis

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09/08/2022
Chris Weitz, Luke Evans, Benjamin Evan Ainsworth, Andrew Miano, Tom Hanks, Jack Rapke Photo

Chris Weitz, Luke Evans, Benjamin Evan Ainsworth, Andrew Miano, Tom Hanks, Jack Rapke, Cynthia Erivo, Jacqueline Levine, Robert Zemeckis, Glen Ballard, Alan Silvestri, and Don Chiang

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09/08/2022
Pinocchio (voiced by Benjamin Evan Ainsworth), Tom Hanks as Geppetto, and Figaro in D Photo

Pinocchio (voiced by Benjamin Evan Ainsworth), Tom Hanks as Geppetto, and Figaro in Disney's live-action PINOCCHIO

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08/24/2022
Pinocchio (voiced by Benjamin Evan Ainsworth), Figaro, and Tom Hanks as Geppetto in D Photo

Pinocchio (voiced by Benjamin Evan Ainsworth), Figaro, and Tom Hanks as Geppetto in Disney's live-action PINOCCHIO

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Pinocchio (voiced by Benjamin Evan Ainsworth), Tom Hanks as Geppetto, and Figaro in D Photo

Pinocchio (voiced by Benjamin Evan Ainsworth), Tom Hanks as Geppetto, and Figaro in Disney's live-action PINOCCHIO

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Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Mike McAlary

Tom Hanks Biography

Tom Hanks made his professional stage debut portraying Grumio in The Taming of the Shrew at the Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival in Cleveland, OH. He performed in that company for three seasons. Moving to New York City in 1978, he performed with the Riverside Shakespeare Company. His numerous film credits include Splash, Forrest Gump(for which he won an Oscar), Philadelphia (for which he also won an Oscar),Sleepless in Seattle, That Thing You Do! (which he also wrote and directed), Apollo 13, Saving Private Ryan, Cast Away, The Da Vinci Code, Angels & Demons, Charlie Wilson's War and Cloud Atlas. For television, his credits include the multiple award-winning series "From the Earth to the Moon," "Band of Brothers," "John Adams," "The Pacific" and "Game Change."

Tom Hanks Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
Tom Hanks, Lucky Guy
 
Drama League Awards - 2013 - Distinguished Performance Award
Tom Hanks, Lucky Guy
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
Tom Hanks, Lucky Guy
 
Theatre World Awards - 2013 - Theatre World Award Gold Star
Tom Hanks, Lucky Guy
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Tom Hanks, Lucky Guy

Tom Hanks News

Baz Luhrmann Teases the Possibility of an ELVIS Stage Musical Photo Baz Luhrmann Teases the Possibility of an ELVIS Stage Musical
by Michael Major - Sep 30, 2022

Director Baz Luhrmann has teased that a stage adaption of Elvis could be a possibility. The original Moulin Rouge! director helmed a critically acclaimed biopic on iconic singer Elvis Presley, which was released over the summer. The feature starred Austin Butler as Elvis Presley and Tom Hanks as his manager, Colonel Tom Parker.

AMANDA GREEN & HER BROADWAY FRIENDS Featuring Shoshana Bean, Javier Munox & More is C Photo AMANDA GREEN & HER BROADWAY FRIENDS Featuring Shoshana Bean, Javier Munox & More is Coming to 54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2022

54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present AMANDA GREEN & HER BROADWAY FRIENDS. Join two-time Tony Award Nominee Amanda Green & her Broadway friends on Monday, October 24 at 7pm for an evening of her hilarious and moving songs.

STRINGS ATTACHED Off-Broadway Enters Final Week of Performances Photo STRINGS ATTACHED Off-Broadway Enters Final Week of Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 26, 2022

Pulse Theatre is presenting Strings Attached, an exciting new American play by multi-award winning poet and playwright Carole Buggé, which merges the world of physics into a love triangle on a train ride. Now in its final week, the limited engagement runs through October 1, at Theatre Row.

VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo & Kelly Clarkson Duet on 'When You Wish Upon A Star' From PINOCC Photo VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo & Kelly Clarkson Duet on 'When You Wish Upon A Star' From PINOCCHIO
by Michael Major - Sep 23, 2022

Cynthia Erivo joined Kelly Clarkson for a special rendition of 'When You Wish Upon A Star' on the recent episode of The Kelly Clarkson Show. The cover was featured during the 'Kellyoke' segment, which has previously showcased 'Losing My Mind' from Follies here and 'She Used to Be Mine' from Waitress. Watch the video performance now!

Mike Birbiglia's THE OLD MAN & THE POOL To Open On Broadway, November 13 Photo Mike Birbiglia's THE OLD MAN & THE POOL To Open On Broadway, November 13
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 20, 2022

The new solo play Mike Birbiglia: The Old Man & the Pool will open on Broadway this fall at the esteemed Vivian Beaumont Theater at Lincoln Center.

Disney+ Shares PINOCCHIO Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Photo Disney+ Shares PINOCCHIO Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
by Michael Major - Sep 16, 2022

Featuring “When You Wish Upon a Star,” “I’ve Got No Strings” and “Hi Diddle Dee Dee” (“The Actor’s Life”)—the filmmakers included additional songs in their live action version. Oscar nominees Alan Silvestri, who composed the film’s background score and has teamed with Zemeckis on 19 films, and Glen Ballard collaborated on the new original songs.

VIDEO: Watch Cynthia Erivo Perform 'When You Wish Upon A Star' in PINOCCHIO Photo VIDEO: Watch Cynthia Erivo Perform 'When You Wish Upon A Star' in PINOCCHIO
by Michael Major - Sep 16, 2022

Disney+ has shared a clip of Cynthia Erivo performing 'When You Wish Upon a Star' in the new live action film adaption of Pinocchio. The new film also features Tom Hanks, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Keegan-Michael Key, and more. Watch the new video clip and listen to the complete track on the film's soundtrack now!

Rita Moreno, Tom Hanks & More Join Norman Lear Tribute Special on ABC Photo Rita Moreno, Tom Hanks & More Join Norman Lear Tribute Special on ABC
by Michael Major - Sep 14, 2022

Special guests set to celebrate Norman through speeches and comedy performances include Asante Blackk, George Clooney, Laverne Cox, Isabella Gomez, Emily Hampshire, Tom Hanks, Rita Moreno, Ms. Pat, Jay Pharoah, Rob Reiner, Aida Rodriguez and George Wallace. Musical performances paying tribute to iconic sitcom theme songs will also be featured/

Audible and Broadway Video to Present New Slate of Star-Studded Scripted Comedy Podca Photo Audible and Broadway Video to Present New Slate of Star-Studded Scripted Comedy Podcasts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022

Audible Inc. has announced a new slate of original comedy podcasts with longtime collaborators, Broadway Video Enterprises. In addition to new originals, Audible greenlit the second season of the hit Audible Original, Hot White Heist.

Photos: Cynthia Erivo, Tom Hanks & More Hit the PINOCCHIO Red Carpet Photo Photos: Cynthia Erivo, Tom Hanks & More Hit the PINOCCHIO Red Carpet
by Michael Major - Sep 8, 2022

Among those in attendance at the event, sponsored in part by Verizon, were stars Tom Hanks, Benjamin Evan Ainsworth, Cynthia Erivo and Luke Evans, along with Director/Writer/Producer Robert Zemeckis, Composers Alan Silvestri (Score and Original Songs) and Glen Ballard (Original Songs), and more. Check out photos from the red carpet now!

Tom Hanks Videos

VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo & Kelly Clarkson Duet on 'When You Wish Upon A Star' From PINOCC VideoVIDEO: Cynthia Erivo & Kelly Clarkson Duet on 'When You Wish Upon A Star' From PINOCCHIO
by Michael Major - Sep 23, 2022

Cynthia Erivo joined Kelly Clarkson for a special rendition of 'When You Wish Upon A Star' on the recent episode of The Kelly Clarkson Show. The cover was featured during the 'Kellyoke' segment, which has previously showcased 'Losing My Mind' from Follies here and 'She Used to Be Mine' from Waitress. Watch the video performance now!

VIDEO: Watch Cynthia Erivo Perform 'When You Wish Upon A Star' in PINOCCHIO VideoVIDEO: Watch Cynthia Erivo Perform 'When You Wish Upon A Star' in PINOCCHIO
by Michael Major - Sep 16, 2022

Disney+ has shared a clip of Cynthia Erivo performing 'When You Wish Upon a Star' in the new live action film adaption of Pinocchio. The new film also features Tom Hanks, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Keegan-Michael Key, and more. Watch the new video clip and listen to the complete track on the film's soundtrack now!

VIDEO: Disney+ Debuts New PINOCCHIO Live Action Trailer With Cynthia Erivo, Luke Evan VideoVIDEO: Disney+ Debuts New PINOCCHIO Live Action Trailer With Cynthia Erivo, Luke Evans & More
by Michael Major - Aug 24, 2022

The film stars Tom Hanks, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Keegan-Michael Key, Lorraine Bracco, with Cynthia Erivo and Luke Evans. In addition to the original film's songs, including “When You Wish Upon a Star” by Cynthia Erivo, the film features new music by Alan Silvestri and Glen Ballard (“The Polar Express”). Watch the new video trailer now!

VIDEO: First Look at Cynthia Erivo in Disney's Live Action PINOCCHIO Teaser VideoVIDEO: First Look at Cynthia Erivo in Disney's Live Action PINOCCHIO Teaser
by Michael Major - May 31, 2022

Disney has shared a first look at Cynthia Erivo as the Blue Fairy in the upcoming live-action film remake of Pinocchio. The flim is also set to star Tom Hanks, Benjamin Evan Ainsworth, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Keegan-Michael Key, Lorraine Bracco and Luke Evans. Erivo can also be heard singing the film's iconic 'When You Wish Upon A Star' song.

VIDEO: Kelly Clarkson Performs Tribute to Don McLean with Performance of 'Vincent (St VideoVIDEO: Kelly Clarkson Performs Tribute to Don McLean with Performance of 'Vincent (Starry, Starry Night)'
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 5, 2022

Talk show host and award-winning pop music star Kelly Clarkson surprised her television audience today with a beautiful rendition of Don McLean’s hit single “Vincent (Starry, Starry Night)” in honor of the 50th Anniversary of McLean’s American Pie album that spawned the hit singles “American Pie” and “Vincent (Starry, Starry Night)”. McLean will also be featured on Talk Shop Live, Monday, April 11 at 3 PM ET to discuss his upcoming children’s book “American Pie: The Fable” which will be released on June 7.

VIDEO: First Look at Baz Luhrmann's ELVIS Biopic in Official Trailer VideoVIDEO: First Look at Baz Luhrmann's ELVIS Biopic in Official Trailer
by Michael Major - Feb 17, 2022

The film explores the life and music of Elvis Presley (Butler), seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker (Hanks). The cast also includes Richard Roxburgh, Hellen Thomson, Natasha Bassett, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Zavier Samuel, and Jodi Smit-McPhee.

VIDEO: Trailer for New Disney Plus Series TURNER & HOOCH! VideoVIDEO: Trailer for New Disney Plus Series TURNER & HOOCH!
by Stage Tube - Jun 23, 2021

“Turner & Hooch” stars Josh Peck as Scott Turner, son of Detective Scott Turner portrayed by Tom Hanks in the 1989 film of the same name.

VIDEO: Tom Hanks Shares a Story About Meeting Jimmy Stewart on THE LATE SHOW VideoVIDEO: Tom Hanks Shares a Story About Meeting Jimmy Stewart on THE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - Dec 17, 2020

Tom Hanks recounts the time legendary actor Jimmy Stewart gave him a tour of his California home and told stories about his frequent movie co-star, a horse named Pie. Catch Tom in his new film 'News of the World.'

VIDEO: Carmen Cusack Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! VideoVIDEO: Carmen Cusack Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Dec 6, 2020

Tune in below as Richard chats with Tony nominee Carmen Cusack, who just brought her brand new show to The Space, marking her Vegas debut!

VIDEO: Watch a First Look at Tom Hanks in NEWS OF THE WORLD VideoVIDEO: Watch a First Look at Tom Hanks in NEWS OF THE WORLD
by Stage Tube - Oct 27, 2020

This Christmas, Universal Pictures is proud to present Tom Hanks starring in News of the World, a moving story written and directed by Paul Greengrass, reuniting for the first time with his star from their 2013 Best Picture nominee Captain Phillips. 


Tom Hanks Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Tom Hanks been in?
Tom Hanks has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Tom Hanks been in?
Tom Hanks has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Tom Hanks been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Lucky Guy , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Lucky Guy , Outstanding Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Lucky Guy Theatre World Award (Theatre World Awards) for Lucky Guy and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Lucky Guy .

What awards has Tom Hanks won?
Theatre World Award (Theatre World Awards) for Lucky Guy.