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Colin Hanks

Lowest Rated:   8% No Stranger Than Love (2016)
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Birthplace:   Sacramento, California, USA
Colin Hanks, son of the famous Tom Hanks, was born on November 24, 1977. He spent his youth in Sacramento, and, after deciding to follow in his father's dramatic footsteps, began studying acting. Attending Loyola Marymount University in Westchester, CA, he gained experience that would help to make him a talent in his own right, in addition to the name his father had already made. Before graduation, he had a bit part in That Thing You Do! (1996), directed by his father. Hanks landed a role on WB's Roswell after he finished college, and soon followed it up with a turn in the youthful, modern version of the Cyrano de Bergerac story, Whatever It Takes (2000). In 2002, he starred in Orange County with Jack Black, a stoner comedy involving misplaced college applications and a wide range of hilarious characters. Hanks would make a habbit of appearing in Black's films, appearing in Peter Jackson's King Kong in 2005, and Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny in 2006. He would spend the next few years picking up roles in movies like 2008's Homeland Security and The House Bunny, before joining the cast of the action-comedy series The Good Guys in 2010. The show only lasted for 20 episodes, but TV prooved to be a good fit for Hanks, who would go on to become a regular face on TV, on shows like Dexter and Burning Love.

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
100% Eagles of Death Metal: Nos Amis (Our Friends)
  • Director
2017
80% Band Aid
  • Actor
2017
8% No Stranger Than Love
  • Clint Coburn
2016
77% Elvis & Nixon
  • Egil Krogh
2016
97% All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records
  • Director
  • Producer
2015
26% Vacation
  • Jake
2015
50% Parkland
  • Dr. Malcolm Perry
2013
No Score Yet Super Buddies
  • Actor
2013
38% The Guilt Trip
  • Rob
2012
27% High School
  • Brandon Ellis
2012
72% The Great Buck Howard
  • Troy
2009
42% The House Bunny
  • Oliver
2008
No Score Yet Careless
  • Wiley Roth
2008
No Score Yet My Mom's New Boyfriend
  • Henry Durand
2008
16% Untraceable
  • Griffin Dowd
2008
69% Alone with Her
  • Doug Jarvis
2007
No Score Yet Homeland Security
  • Actor
2007
54% Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
  • Drunk Frat Dude
2006
84% King Kong
  • Preston
2005
36% Standing Still
  • Quentin
2005
No Score Yet Rx
  • Jonny
  • Producer
2005
92% 11:14
  • Mark
2003
46% Orange County
  • Shaun Brumder
2002
44% Get Over It
  • Felix Woods
2001
16% Whatever It Takes
  • Cosmo
2000
93% That Thing You Do!
  • Male Page
1996

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
No Score Yet @midnight With Chris Hardwick
2014
  • Panelist
No Score Yet NCIS
2003
  • Richard Parsons
No Score Yet Band of Brothers
2001
  • 2nd Lt. Henry Jones
94% Mad Men
2007-2015
  • Father Gill
No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live
2003
  • Guest
No Score Yet The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
1992-2014
  • Guest
No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
2009-2014
  • Guest
No Score Yet Comedy Bang! Bang!
2012
  • Guest
No Score Yet Drunk History
2013
  • Actor
No Score Yet Late Night With Seth Meyers
2014
  • Guest
98% Fargo
2014-2015
  • Gus Grimly
No Score Yet The Chew
2011
  • Guest
No Score Yet Conan
2010
  • Guest
80% Dexter
2006-2013
  • Travis Marshall
No Score Yet Top Chef
2006
  • Appearing
62% Life in Pieces
2015
  • Greg Short
67% Happy Endings
2011-2013
  • Himself
67% The Good Guys
2010
  • Jack Bailey
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
  • Guest
No Score Yet Mom
2013
  • Andy
No Score Yet The O.C.
2003-2007
  • Grady Bridges
57% Bad Teacher
2014
  • Coach Donnie
No Score Yet The Late Late Show With James Corden
2015
  • Guest
No Score Yet Burning Love
2012-2013
  • Allison
91% The Late Show With Stephen Colbert
2015
  • Guest
No Score Yet The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
2014
  • Guest
No Score Yet Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
2014
  • Appearing
No Score Yet Numb3rs
2005-2010
  • Marshall Penfield

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