Unlike the legendary actor Tom Hanks, his brother, Jim Hanks lives quite a private life. He is also an American actor plus director and is basically known from the movies Goofyfoot, Bay Genius, Purgatory House and so on.

Today let us find out how Jim is in his personal life as a husband, father, and a brother?                 

Jim is living a blissful Married life with Wife Karen Hanks  

Jim married an American actress and his longtime girlfriend, Karen Hacks on 25th May 1986. It's been 31 years since they tied the knot but no rumors or news relating their divorce has been heard. 

His wife, Karen is an American actress plus producer who is well known for the movies and series including A Postcard from the Volcano, That Thing You Do!, Streamline Your Care and so on. 

Karen and Jim both posing for a click, Source: Alchetron

The couple is living a lavish life together but the couple post limited pictures together on social networking sites. 

Jim and Karen also have a son who currently lives in Venice, California. 

Karen posing for a picture, Source: IMDB

Jim is happy with his large family including the famous celebrity brother, Tom. Most of the members of the family are working in the Hollywood.

Quick Facts about Jim Hanks

  • Born to Amos Mefford Hanks and Janet Marylyn Frager on 15th June 1961 in the United States.
  • He is the younger brother of Tom Hanks, Larry Hanks and Sandra Hanks.
  • After his parent's separation, Jim went along with his mother and rest lived with the father.
  • Worked as a waiter after his college.
  • Jim is the uncle of Colin Hanks, Elizabeth Hanks, Chet Hanks and Truman Hanks.
  • Brother in law of Samatha Lewes( first wife of Tom) and Rita Wilson.  
  • Began his career in acting and started appearing in the TV series and B-movies.
  • Jim looks similar to Tom so appeared in Volvo commercial.
  • His first lead role was in the movie, Buford's Beach Bunnies with the star cast Monique Parent, Suzanne Ager and so on. 
  • In 1999, won Angel Film Award for Best Supporting Actor for the movie, Blood Type.
  • Appeared on the popular game show, Family Feud which was created by Mark Goodson and presented by Richard Dawson.
  • Gained popularity by giving his voice of Geoffery, the giraffe in the Toys ''R'' Us.
  • Appeared in the drama series, JAG as CPO Kyle Anderson in almost two episodes along with star member David James Elliot.
  • Has an estimated net worth of $2 million.

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