Who is Truman Hanks?
Truman Theodore Hanks is the youngest son of the much accomplished American actor Tom Hanks, who is known for his roles in movies like ‘Splash’, ‘A League of Their Own,’ ‘Cast Away’, ‘Road to Perdition’, ‘Cloud Atlas’ and ‘Sully’. He has also won the Academy Awards for his role in the films ‘Philadelphia’ and ‘Forrest Gump’. Tom Hanks has been married twice and has four children, two each from his two marriages. Truman is the second son of Tom Hanks and his second wife Rita Wilson. Truman’s older brother is Chester Marlon Hanks. He has two half-siblings, Colin and Elizabeth. Despite being born to a huge film star who is popular all over the world, Truman has not entered the film industry. He never developed an interest in acting even though both of his parents have prominent careers in Hollywood. He is a very private person and does not like to receive much attention from the media. However, being the child of a celebrity, he gets exposed to the media’s glare frequently. Unlike most youngsters his age, Truman doesn’t seem to have any public accounts on social networking sites like Twitter and Instagram.
Childhood & Early Life
Truman Theodore Hanks was born in Los Angeles, California, the USA, on 26th December 1995. He is the second son of American actor Tom Hanks and his second wife Rita Wilson. He has mixed English, German, and Portuguese ancestry from his father’s side and Bulgarian and Greek from his mother’s. He has two half-siblings, Colin and Elizabeth Ann Hanks, from his father’s first marriage to Samantha Lewis.
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Truman Hanks lived a shielded life as a child. His parents wanted him to have a normal childhood, so they kept him away from the public eye while he was growing up. Thus, not much is known about his childhood and education. However, he was known to be in high school in 2012, when he was sixteen years of age.
From an early age, he seemed to be interested in sports. He is a fan of ice hockey and the team Los Angeles Kings. He has been spotted cheering for the team on numerous occasions. He is also a supporter of the basketball team Los Angeles Lakers.
Being the son of a famous actor, he is constantly watched by the media and every step of his is scrutinized. He hasn’t stepped into the film industry despite the fact that both of his parents have successful acting careers. He never showed any inclination of following in their footsteps from a young age.
Regarding his dating life, he is most probably single. He hasn’t made any public appearance with any girl who could be considered his girlfriend. However, it is possible that he might be dating someone secretly. He is a very private person who prefers to keep his personal life under wraps.