Actress Elizabeth Hanks has definitely followed the footsteps of her father Tom Hanks. Though she hasn't been acting in the acting field, she has maintained her image as an author and editor working in some famous magazines like The New York Times and The Guardian.
Actress Elizabeth Hanks is always inspired by her father, the veteran actor Tom Hanks. Though she hasn't been much active in the acting field, she has well maintained her image as an author and editor working in some famous magazines like The New York Times and The Guardian.
Her personal life has always been the hot topic of the town. Many say that she's a married woman whereas some still question her relationship status. Let's get all the details about her in today's section.
Is Elizabeth Hanks' Married or Dating Someone?
Elizabeth is a bit secretive about her personal life and relationships.
There's no exact information in regards to her love life but some sources confirmed she is a married woman. Her facebook status also suggested that she's a married woman.
(L-R) Samantha Bryant, actor Colin Hanks, Elizabeth Hanks and actress Rita Wilson attending the Lucky Guy,
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Some people believe that Hanks might be unhappy with her conjugal life as she made some of the comments in an article she wrote about turning 30 while others assume that she is living a happy relationship with the mystery man.
Though details on the family life Elizabeth is behind the curtains, her father Tom Hanks' love life is pretty clear among us.
Elizabeth Hanks walking with her father Tom Hanks
Source: Daily Mail
She is Tom's second child with first wife, Samantha Lewes who passed away in 2002 after battling cancer. Elizabeth has an ender brother, Colin Hanks who's a renowned actor of Hollywood. Hanks and Lewes divorced in 1987 and the next year the actor married actress Rita Wilson.
Back in May 2012, she made a rare appearance with her famous father, the legendary actor in the movie, Forrest Gump.
The 35-year-old writer was on a holiday on the Mediterranean island with Tom who was on the island filming the historical thriller Captain Philips alongside Catherine Keener, Michael Chernus, David Warshofsky, and Chris Mulkey.
Elizabeth Hanks's Career as an Actor and Writer
Hanks' writing and editorial skills is no more an unknown fact. Her amazing writing skills brought her into contact with some prominent newspapers and magazines including The New York Times, Vanity Fair Magazine, The Guardian, and The Huffington Post.
As per some sources, she is still working on her novel soon to publish in near future.
Jacob Bernstein and Elizabeth Hanks attending Dinner Party for the Tastemaker Screening of Starter
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Apart from her writing and editing skills, she has made an amazing impression as an actor. She played the role of a rude girl in the award-winning drama movie Forest Gump (1994). Her father played the main character in the movie.
She made a cameo appearance in the musical comedy-drama That Thing You Do in 1996; her father's directorial debut.
After 19 years long break she portrayed the role of Paula in Michael Lawson's short-drama, Anchorage in 2015.
Elizabeth Hanks: Quick Facts
Source: Famous People
- Born on 17 May 1982 in Los Angeles, California.
- The birth sign is Taurus.
- Her mother, Samantha Lewes died of bone cancer on 12 March 2002.
- She is American Nationality, belongs to Portuguese and English descent.
- She studied at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland.
- Later, she completed her graduation from The Archer School for Girls in Brentwood, California.
- Also, studied at the University of Scotland as an abroad student.
- She performed in Forest Gump as a child actress in 1994.
- Recently, she worked in a short drama Anchoraged released in 2015.