Tom Hanks Net Worth: Houses & Movies

Tom Hanks
Tom Hanks / Source: IMDB

An American actor, producer, director, and writer, Tom Hanks’s net worth is a staggering $400 million.

He was born on July 9, 1956, in Concord, California. He has had a passion for acting since his childhood and used to take part in plays.

Tom Hanks
Tom Hanks (Source: Biography)

In 1979 Hanks moved to New York with the dream to pursue his career in acting and made his debut in 1980 from the film He Know’s You Are Alone.

Afterward, he has given iconic performances in many movies like Green Mile, Cast Away, Angels & Demons, The Circle, Sully, Inferno.

Tom Hanks is regarded as an American cultural icon and is known for his comedic and dramatic roles.

Moreover, he has given many hit movies throughout his career, and his films have grossed more than $9.96 billion worldwide.

In 2000,2002, and 2003, Hanks was among the top ten powerful celebrities globally, as published by Forbes.

Tom Hanks | Quick Facts

Full Name Thomas Jeffrey Hanks
Known as Tom Hanks
Nickname Tom Hankies, America’s Dad
Date of birth July 9, 1956
Place of birth Concord, California
Age 40 Years Old
Marital Status Married
Spouse Rita Wilson
Children Colin Hanks, Chet Hanks, Elizabeth Ann Hanks, Truman Hanks
Father’s name Amos Mefford Hanks
Mother’s name Janet Marylyn Frager
Siblings Jim Hanks, Larry Hanks, Sandra Hanks
Gender Male
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Education Skyline High School, California State University, Chabot College
Hair color Black
Eye color Moss Green 
Height 6 feet
Weight 82 kg
Religion Christianity
Nationality American, Greek
Profession Actor, Producer, Voice actor
Years active 1981- Present
Professional Debut Movie: He Know’s You Are Alone
Net Worth $400 Million
Movies Green Mile, Toy Story, Angels & Demons, The Circle, Sully, Inferno
Merch Signed Cast Away Poster, Entertainment Weekly Magazine
Awards Academy Awards, Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and Tony Awards
Social media

Twitter, Instagram,  Facebook

Last Update January 2022

Tom Hanks | Net Worth And Income

As of 2022, Tom Hanks’s net worth is a whopping $400 million. He has earned the majority of the income through his acting career.

According to Forbes, Hanks was the highest-paid actor in 2017, earning $31 million thanks to the movies The Circle, Sully, and Inferno.

Similarly, Tom earned $26 million in 2012 and was the 65th highest-earning celebrity.

Earning Through Films

Tom started his acting career in 1979 and has acted in many movies. However, his biggest paycheque came in 1984 when he earned $70,000 from the romantic fantasy film Splash.

Similarly, he received $5 million from the movie Punchline and $1.75 million from Big.

Slowly, Tom Hanks started to become one of the reputed Hollywood celebrities, and his salary increased exponentially toward the late ’80s.

Hanks got a paycheque of $3.5 million for Burbs and $5 million from Bonfire Of The Vanities.

Initially, Hanks was supposed to receive $7 million for Gump. However, the film went over the budget, so he gave up his salary for “first dollar” backend points.

The movie was an instant hit and Hanks received ten times the initial salary. That is, he received $70 million in his first year alone.

Moreover, it is one of the largest paycheques received by an actor in Hollywood.

Tom worked as a voice actor for the character in the movie Toy Story for which he earned $50,000.

Similarly, Hanks got a paycheque of $20 million for You’ve Got the Mail and $40 million for Saving Private Ryan.

In 1999 alone, Hanks earned $71.5 million. Tom earned $5 million from the movie Toy Story 2 and $20 million from Green Mile. He also received $20 million from Cast Away.

Similarly, Tom Hanks earned $45 million in 2002, $55 million in 2003, and $27 million in 2004.

Moreover, he appeared as Robert Langdon in Da Vinci Code, for which he got a paycheque of $18 million. Likewise, Hanks got a huge salary of $50 million (including profit participation) for the movie Angels & Demons.

Furthermore, he made $74 million in 2006 and 2007. Tom Hanks also received $15 million for Toy Story3.

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Net Worth of Tom Hanks in Different Currencies

Below is Tom Hank’s net worth based on different currencies, including BitCoin.

Currency Net Worth
Euro € 351,758,000
Pound Sterling £ 295,606,560
Australian Dollar A$ 550,660,000
Canadian Dollar C$ 505,566,000
Indian Rupee ₹ 29,805,620,000
BitCoin ฿ 8,498

Tom Hanks | Houses, Cars & Watches

Houses

One of the richest stars in Hollywood, Tom Hanks’s net worth is a massive $400 million.

Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson have more than $150 million in a real state portfolio. In 1991 April, they bought a mansion in Malibu for $2.95 million.

Its price has been hiked, and is currently worth $20 million. Similarly, in 2001, they bought a mansion for $26 million located at Pacific Palisades in Los Angeles.

However, in 2018 they sold two side homes of Pacific Palisades for $18 million. They also own different properties around Pacific Palisades and ski houses in Sun Valley, Idaho.

Hanks bought a mansion which was featured in the movie The Money Pit. However, that house was sold in 2002 for $2.125 million.

Cars

Tom Hanks has a vintage collection of the cars.

Hanks had the cars like 1980 Toyota FJ40 Land Cruiser, 2011 Ford F450 Super Duty Lariat, Tesla Model S P85D, and painted racing British Green.

However, he sold all those cars in 2021 at an auction for $235,200.

Some of the vehicles he currently drives include Toyota Prius, Mercedez Benz S-Class, Toyota RAV 4, and eBox Electric Car.

Watches

Tom Hanks is a big admirer of luxury timepieces and owns several models from different companies.

His choice of timepieces includes Rolex Explorer I, Rolex Sea-Dweller, Omega Speedmaster Moon Watch, Casio G-Shock, and Rolex Milgauss.

Tom Hanks | Lifestyle & Vacation

Lifestyle

As of 2022, Tom Hanks’s net worth is a massive $400 million. With that amount of net worth, he is living a luxurious life.

He married Samantha Lewes in 1978 and got divorced in 1987. Afterward, he married Rita Wilson in 1988. Hanks has four children Colin Hanks, Chet Hanks, Elizabeth Ann Hanks, and Truman Hanks.

Currently, he lives in Los Angeles, California, and Ketchum, Idaho. Hanks is a soccer fan and has supported Aston Villa since 1984.

Hanks, along with his wife, received the Greek passport on July 28, 2020.

Tom Hanks follows a very strict diet and doesn’t take consume sugar. He cut sugar from his diet after being diagnosed with Type II Diabetes.

He also goes hiking regularly with his wife Rita and performs light exercises to keep his body healthy.

Hanks has a collection of typewriters and loves to use them daily.

Vacation

Hanks loves to spend time with his family members and frequently goes on vacation with his loved ones.

Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson spent their anniversary in Greece and sailed on the ENIGMA yacht, which cost them a whopping $275,000.

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Tom Hanks |Charity

Tom Hanks is regarded as one of the nicest actors of Hollywood as he involves himself in a lot of charitable works.

Hanks donated the blood to help the researcher find the Covid vaccine.

Similarly, he supports more than 30 charities and foundations.

Some of those charities are American Foundation For AIDS Research, Cancer Research Institute, Children’s Health Fund, Elizabeth Dole Foundation, Madison Foundation, Red Cross, UNICEF, and many more.

Moreover, he was honored with Arts For Humanity Award for his excellent charity contributions.

Hanks also said at the ceremony that he has earned good fortune through his acting career and will always help to make the world a better place.

Tom Hanks | Movies, Investment & Books

Movies

Tom Hanks has starred in more than 60 movies over the course of his career and is undoubtedly one of the finest actors in Hollywood.

Moreover, his movies have grossed $9.6 billion worldwide and around $4.9 billion only in North America. In fact, with these box office numbers, he is the fourth highest-grossing actor in North America.

Below are the movies of Tom Hanks and box office earnings worldwide.

Movies Box Office Earning
Inferno $220 million
Sully $240.8 million
Cloud Story $130.5 million
My Life in Ruins $20.5 million
Cast Away $429.6 million
The Money Pit $55 million
Volunteers $19.88 million
Angels & Demons $485.9 million
Green Mile $286.8 million
Dragnet $66.7 million

Similarly, he also voiced the character “Woody” in Toy Story (part 1, 2,3,4), which did very good business at the box office.

Investment & Book Publications

Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman owns a production company named Playtone which was founded in 1988.

Tom Hanks book - Uncommon Type
Tom Hanks book – Uncommon Type (Source: Amazon)

Similarly, Tom Hanks wrote the short story Uncommon Type, which was published in 2017. The book was inspired by his typewriter collection.

Tom Hanks | Career

Hanks started his acting career from the movie He Know’s You Are Alone, released in 1980. Slowly he started to get new roles, and during the 1990s, he was already an established Hollywood actor.

Tom has played a lead role in movies like Cast Away, Money Pit, Volunteers, and has also directed films like Vault of Horror I, The Thing You Do, and Larry Crowne, among others.

He is currently working on the movie Elvis where he plays Tom Parker. The film is set to be released in June 2022.

He is also working on movies Pinocchio and Asteroid City and the $200 million budget series Mighty Eighth.

To date, Tom Hanks has won two Academy Awards, 7 Primetime Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and Tony Awards.

Unknown Facts About Tom Hanks

  • Tom Hanks is the distant relative of President Abraham Lincoln and Mr. Rogers.
  • Tom Hanks has over 250 different typewriters in his collection, and among them, 90% are in good condition.
  • An Asteroid has been named Tom Hanks. 

FAQs

What is Tom Hank’s biggest movie?

He has played many movies throughout his career. However, his favorite movies are Cloud Atlas, Cast Away, and A League of Their Own.

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