On July 9th, Tom Hanks, the popular US actor and filmmaker, has turned 62. He is known for outstanding roles in numerous comedic and dramatic films.
Tom Hanks’ most famous works include Turner & Hooch, A League of Their Own, Sleepless in Seattle, Apollo 13, You've Got Mail, The Green Mile, Cast Away, Road to Perdition, Cloud Atlas, Captain Phillips, Saving Mr. Banks, Sully, and others.
Besides being a talented actor, Tom Hanks is also a loving father and a husband. For already 30 years, he is married with the love of his life, actress Rita Wilson.
Tom Hanks has once given an advice for all men. He said:
Be a gentleman and tell the truth, and things might be better for you. And, mustache? Shave it off!
Children are also very important for Tom Hanks. According to him:
All that most parents hope is that their children are happy, funny, well adjusted and have a passion for something in their lives.
He believes it is important to do something you love, in order to feel yourself happy and satisfied.
Look, if I stopped having passion, I’d be done. The truth is I’ll probably be able to work from now on. Whether it’s at the level I’m doing it at now is beside the point, because my work is really a blast. When it stops being a blast, then it ain’t no fun no more!
Happy Birthday, Tom Hanks!