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Aug 26, 2018 8:00 am
Beat the Back-to-School Blues by Checking out These Awesome Celebrity Yearbook Pics!
It’s that time of the year again! To celebrate the back-to-school season, Ancestry.com helped us round up some of our favorite celebrity yearboook pics. From Halle Berry and Madonna to Cindy...
Aug 22, 2018 5:20 pm
Preteen Battling Leukemia Asked to Be Sent Postcards for Her Birthday — and Got One From Tom Hanks!
Aspen Kelly is gearing up to celebrate her 13th birthday on Sept. 1 and, to celebrate, the Oklahoma native — who is battling leukemia — had one special request. "Aspen's wish was to recieve...
Jun 25, 2018 5:22 pm
Looking to Furnish Your Home? Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson's Hand-Me-Down Furniture Is Available!
The one thing all celebrity homes have in common is a hefty price tag! From Rob Lowe’s $47 million mansion to Oprah Winfrey’s $8 million estate, the average fan can’t even dream of owning their...
May 9, 2018 1:51 pm
Tom Hanks' Marriage to Rita Wilson Saved Him After Tumultuous Childhood (EXCLUSIVE)
The stars came out in force for Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson when the couple celebrated their 30th anniversary in LA on April 28. "It was like an old-school Hollywood party,” an insider tells Closer...
Apr 15, 2018 2:00 pm
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Are the Proud Parents of Four Awesome Kids — Meet Their Blended Family!
It might not be easy growing up in the shadow of a father like Tom Hanks and a mother (or stepmother) like Rita Wilson. But Colin, Elizabeth, Chet, and Truman Hanks have all made names for...
Mar 9, 2018 9:30 am
Rita Wilson Appreciates Life More After Battling Breast Cancer: "Every Day Is a Gift!" (EXCLUSIVE)
In an exclusive new interview with Closer Weekly, Rita Wilson opens up about how being a breast cancer survivor has changed her outlook on life and sings the praises of husband Tom Hanks' constant...
Feb 25, 2018 8:00 am
Twice as Nice! Tom Hanks Is Just One of Many Stars Who've Won Back to Back Oscars
Every star says it's an honor just to be nominated for an Oscar, but it's safe to say that winning the trophy really takes the cake. And what's even better than just one victory? Achieving the feat...
Jan 29, 2018 6:03 pm
Tom Hanks Is Set to Play Mr. Rogers in Upcoming Biopic!
Everyone's favorite neighbor is returning to TV screens, with Tom Hanks playing the beloved Mr. Rogers in a new biopic called You Are My Friend. We couldn't be more thrilled with the casting,...
Jan 19, 2018 5:05 pm
Remembering Tom Hanks' TV Career, From' Bosom Buddies' to... David S. Pumpkins?
A perfect example of Tom Hanks movies is the recent release of The Post, starring Tom and Meryl Streep, which once again showcases the actor's dramatic abilities coupled with gentle humor. It's a...
Jan 4, 2018 9:00 am
28 Celebrity Sons Who Grew up to Be Just as Handsome as Their Famous Dads
As if having famous parents weren't lucky enough, these celebrity sons have also won the genetic lottery. From Will Smith to Jude Law, these famous dads have a lot to be proud of! Because so many...
Dec 13, 2017 1:33 pm
Tom Hanks Jokes Friend and Co-Star Meryl Streep Is "High Maintenance"
He's known for being one of the nicest guys in Hollywood, but not even Tom Hanks can resist publicly poking fun at one of his good friends! During a new interview on The Late Show with Stephen...
Nov 2, 2017 4:35 pm
Tom Hanks Attended Princess Diana's Funeral — Plus See More Stars Who Where There
Twenty years ago, Princess Diana's funeral was one of the saddest days in history. And while royal fans mourned the loss of the People's Princess on television, celebrities including Tom Hanks were...
Nov 1, 2017 9:00 am
Tom Hanks Talks His Childhood: "Our World Did Not Reflect Everybody Else's or What We Saw on TV"
On the red carpet at the National Archives Foundation gala, Tom Hanks shook hands, posed for photos, and even managed to get a chuckle out of the paparazzi clamoring for his photo. “You want my...
Sep 3, 2017 10:06 am
11 Celebrity Kids Who Tried to Follow in Their Parents' Footsteps — and Failed
Most celebrity kids go on to have careers that mirror their famous parents, but nepotism doesn't work for everyone. Tom Hanks and Kevin Costner both have offspring who probably wish their acting...
Aug 25, 2017 4:05 pm
Dancing With the Stars pro Cheryl Burke shares a funny throwback photo, Kelly Ripa visits Vancouver, BC, Reese Witherspoon visits Stanford, and more of your favorite stars in Picture Perfect!
Aug 3, 2017 7:30 pm
Celebrity-Recommended Books You'll Totally Want to Add to Your Summer Reading List
If you still haven't started your summer reading list, you're in luck. Now that digital book clubs are all the rage, celebrities are more outspoken than ever about recommending their favorite...
Jul 22, 2017 10:04 am
Tom Hanks Is Related to Abraham Lincoln? Plus More Stars Who Are Distant Relatives of U.S. Presidents
What makes a memorable president? Is it someone who's strong or someone who's charismatic? Is it the ability to lead or the simple ability to entertain? If it's the latter, then you may find it...
Jul 3, 2017 10:02 am
Tom Hanks, Brad Pitt, and More Celebrities You Didn't Know Are Related to the Royal Family
Even if you know every outfit Kate Middleton has reworn and can name each of Queen Elizabeth's corgis from memory, you probably never knew which celebrities are on the royal family tree. You read...
Mar 8, 2017 8:00 am
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Admit They're the Coolest Grandparents Around!
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson may be two of the most prominent faces in Hollywood — but did you know they're also some of the best grandparents around? "We’re the cool grandparents," Rita, 60,...
Mar 1, 2017 10:53 am
Tom Hanks Is Writing a Book — Get All the Details!
Tom Hanks may be one of the most popular actors in Hollywood, but did you know he's also an author? The Big star is writing his first-ever book, which will be titled Uncommon Type: Some Stories....
Feb 10, 2017 1:43 pm
Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick — Plus More Then-and-Now Photos of Celebrity Couples Who Are Still Together
Marriages don't last long in Hollywood, but don't tell that to these celebrity couples. Stars like Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick have been married the longest. Although times might...
Dec 12, 2016 1:09 pm
Ryan Reynolds Reveals Daughter James' First Sentence
Ryan Reynolds' daughter James is apparently a fan of sports! During his acceptance speech at the Critics' Choice Awards on Sunday, Dec. 11, the proud dad revealed his 23-month-old little girl's...
Sep 30, 2016 4:06 pm
Tom Hanks Praises "Brave" Wife Rita Wilson for Beating Breast Cancer
Tom Hanks and his wife, Rita Wilson, seem more in love than ever! In a new interview, the 60-year-old actor gushed about Rita, 59, and praised her for being extremely "brave" while battling breast...
Sep 29, 2016 10:33 am
Sally Field's Friends and Family Gush "She's Still Amazing" Ahead of Her 70th Birthday
In the latest issue, on newsstands now, friends and family of the Oscar-winning actress Sally Field open up to Closer Weekly sharing what they admire most about Sally and how they predict she will...
Sep 8, 2016 4:59 pm
16 Years Later:
See Tom Hanks and the Rest of the 'Cast Away' Cast Then and Now!
Can you believe it's been 16 years since Cast Away hit theaters? We can't! Click through the gallery below to see the movie's cast — including Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt and more! — then and now!
Aug 11, 2016 2:02 pm
Happy National Son's and Daughter's Day — See Your Favorite Stars With Their Lookalike Kids!
Happy National Son's and Daughter's Day! To celebrate this fun holiday, click through the gallery to see your favorite stars with their lookalike kids!
Jul 6, 2016 12:55 pm
See 7 Fun 'Cast Away' Facts Every Die-Hard Fan Should Know
We bet you didn't know some of these Cast Away movie facts! Click through the gallery to learn seven fun facts about the hit movie — then buy the Cast Away DVD here!
Jun 27, 2016 2:38 pm
See Tom Hanks, Liv Tyler and the Rest of the 'That Thing You Do!' Cast Then and Now!
"Youuu, doin' that thing you dooo, breaking my heart into a million pieces, like you always dooo..." Can you believe it's been nearly 20 years since The Wonders hit the big screen in That Thing...
Jun 15, 2016 4:45 pm
21 Stars Who Are Way Closer in Age to Their On-Screen Parents Than You Think
When it comes to fictional characters in movies and on TV, it seems like almost anything is possible. People in their late 30's can pass for teenagers, parents and kids can be as little as one year...
May 17, 2016 3:08 pm
See 10 Celebrity Dads at the Same Age as Their Lookalike Sons!
Like father, like son! Click through the gallery to see Tom Hanks and more celebrity dads at the same age as their lookalike sons!