Elizabeth Ann Hank is an American actress famous for her roles in Forrest Gump alongside her father in 1994. She shortly made it big in the industry with her mesmerizing performance in acting. Currently, she is engaged in the writing field. Hence, she is an actress plus writer by the profession.
Early Life and Education
Elizabeth was born on 17 May 1982 to actor Tom Hanks and actress Samantha Lewes. Her nickname is EA Hanks. She was born and raised in Los Angeles, California along with her brother Colin Hanks. Colin is also an actor by profession.
Hanks mother Samantha died in 2002 due to bone cancer. It gave her a big shock and she finally recovered with the help of her family.
Later, her father Tom married Rita Wilson a Greek American artist and a producer. She has two stepbrothers from her step-mother namely Chet and Truman Theodore Hanks. Chet is an actor whereas Truman is currently a student.
Presently, Hank attends University of St. Andrews in Scotland in Fife, Scotland for her education. She is now a study-abroad student at the same University. She did her graduation from The Archer School for Girls in Brentwood, California.
Brought up in the razzle and dazzle of acting, Elizabeth got interested in acting from the very early age. She made her appearance in several films acting a minor role. Her father is a great inspirer for her in the acting field.
As a child actress Hank appeared in Forest Gump in 1994 and That Thing You Do in 1996. She was praised by all for her amazing acting skills. Her latest work includes Anchorage a short drama released in 2015.
Elizabeth joined the Huffington Post as an associate news editor. Currently, she is engaged in editing field at Los Angeles Review of Books as a Children’s Editor.
Elizabeth is quite secretive about her personal life. Like any other celebrity, she is rumored to be dating one of the top celebrities in the Hollywood.
However, there are no any reports of her being involved in any affairs so far. It concludes that she is still single and one of the most eligible bachelors in the town.
Being born in the family of celebrities Elizabeth always lived a lavish and comfortable life. She earns a pretty good amount from her professions so far. She holds the staggering net worth of $350 million.