Colin Hanks

American actor

Colin Lewes Hanks (born Colin Lewes Dillingham;[1] November 24, 1977) is an American actor, director and producer. He is known for his roles such as Shaun Brumder in Orange County, Preston in King Kong, Oliver in The House Bunny, and Troy Gable in The Great Buck Howard.

Colin Hanks
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Hanks in 2015
Colin Lewes Dillingham

(1977-11-24) November 24, 1977 (age 43)
OccupationActor, director, producer
Years active1996–present
Samantha Bryant (m. 2010)
Parent(s)Tom Hanks
Samantha Lewes
RelativesRita Wilson (stepmother)

He is the oldest son of actor Tom Hanks.[2]


  1. State of California. California Birth Index, 1905-1995. Gives name at birth as "Colin Lewes Dillingham"
  2. Sweeney, Adam (September 14, 2011). "Exclusive Interview: Colin Hanks". Playmaker. Archived from the original on June 3, 2013. Retrieved July 20, 2013.
    • a "I was born and raised in Sacramento, California, which most people don’t know is where Tower started and was based until the end." — ¶ 4.

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