Elizabeth Hanks

Elizabeth Hanks Age, Net Worth & All Biography - Updated Dec 2022

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Updated On October 19, 2022

Elizabeth Hanks is the daughter of world-famous Hollywood actor Tom Hanks. Elizabeth Hanks has also been a part of Hollywood as an Actress. However, she is currently working as a writer.

Early Life and Childhood

Born on May 17, 1982, as Elizabeth Ann Hanks, Hanks is the second child of Tom Hanks and his late wife Samantha Lewes. And currently, she is 50 years old. She was born in Los Angeles, California. However, her parents separated while she was just 5. Therefore she might have gone through a rough childhood having to move to different countries. Further, she has an elder brother Colin Lewes Hanks. Colin is also a famous American actor.

Elizabeth Hanks

Caption: Hanks Family
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Hanks graduated high school from The Archer School for Girls in 2001. Later after the death of her mother in 2002, she moved to Scotland where she joined the University of St. Andrews. But subsequently, she graduated with a degree of Arts Degree in English Language and Literature in the year 2004 from the liberal arts Vassar College.

Career and Professional life


Since all of the Hanks were engaged in acting and movies, she was also intrigued to join in their footsteps. Therefore at the young age of 12, she made her debut in her father’s film ‘Forrest Gump’. After that, she appeared in the 1996 movie ‘That Thing You Do!’. However, after these two movies, she didn’t work in movies until 2015. She was last seen in the 2015 ‘Anchorage’.


Despite coming from a family of performers, she was not inclined to make it her career. Therefore she decided to become an editor. She has worked for reputed magazine companies like “The Guardian”, “Vanity Fair” and “The Huffington Post”. Currently, she is working as the Children’s Editor at “The Los Angeles Review of Books”. Moreover, she is in the process of writing her first novel called “Piper Peregrine vs. the Consortium for Better Thinking”.

Net Worth

Hanks has been a successful editor working with several well-known magazines. Thus she has accumulated a good income with an estimated net worth of around $1 million. However, her annual income varies according to her work schedule.


Elizabeth is a married woman. However, she is very private about her personal life. Even her wedding ceremony was very private with only family and close friends. Therefore the world still doesn’t know who her husband is.

Rumors and Controversy

She who is extremely conscious about what she shares with the public has maintained a life free from any kind of rumors and controversies.

Elizabeth Hanks

Caption: Elizabeth Hanks with Father Tom
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Body Measurement

The beautiful daughter of Tom Hanks has an average height and is slightly chubby. However, her exact body measurements are unavailable. Elizabeth has hazel blue eyes with fair skin and medium metallic red hair.

Social Media

Elizabeth loves sharing random thoughts on her social media accounts. She has around 15k followers on Twitter and 8k on Instagram.