Colin Lewes Hanks (born Colin Lewes Dillingham on 24 November 1977) is an American actor and filmmaker.
- "Those Kinds of Things"
- "Once Upon a Time"
- "Smokey and the Bandit"
- "A Horse of a Different Color"
- "The Angel of Death"
- "Just Let Go"
- "Sin of Omission"
- "Get Gellar"
- "Ricochet Rabbit"
- "Talk to the Hand"
- "This is the Way the World Ends"
He is known for roles such as Shaun Brumder in Orange County, Preston in King Kong, Oliver in The House Bunny, and Troy Gable in The Great Buck Howard. His television roles include Alex Whitman in Roswell, Hank Jones in Band of Brothers, officer Gus Grimly in Fargo, Jack Bailey in The Good Guys, and Greg Short in Life in Pieces. In the Talking Tom and Friends animated series, he voices Tom, who is the title character. In 2017, Hanks appeared as the adult Alex Vreeke in the film Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.
He was born and raised in Sacramento, California. He attended Sacramento Country Day School, and then Chapman University, before transferring to Loyola Marymount University. He left without earning a degree.
He married former New York publicist Samantha Bryant in 2010. Together, they have two daughters.
Colin Hanks is the eldest son of double Academy Award winner Tom Hanks.
- Hanks is San Francisco Giants baseball fan, and attended their World Series–clinching victory in Texas in 2010. He is also a fan of the San Francisco 49ers, Sacramento Kings, and Los Angeles Kings.