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List of famous people who are friends with Tom Hanks, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Every person on this list has either been seen in public with Tom Hanks, or is known to be acquaintances or best friends with Tom Hanks. From the people who have had a falling out with Tom Hanks to Tom Hanks's current best friends, these are the people that Tom Hanks has or had a relationship with at some point. If you notice that any of Tom Hanks's celebrity friends are missing from the list, you can add them below and make this list of Tom Hanks's friends that much better.

List celebrities range from Julia Roberts to Bruce Springsteen.

This list answers the questions, "Who are Tom Hanks's friends?" and "Which celebrities is Tom Hanks friends with?"

Julia Roberts is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Friends of Tom Hanks
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Julia Roberts and Tom Hanks have been friends for years. They have collaborated on several projects including Charlie Wilson's War and Larry Crowne.

Julia Fiona Roberts is an American actress and producer. She became a Hollywood star after headlining the romantic comedy Pretty Woman, which grossed $464 million worldwide. After winning two Golden Globe Awards and also receiving Academy Award nominations for Steel Magnolias and Pretty Woman, she ...more

Age: 49

Birthplace: Smyrna, Georgia, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: Notting Hill, Closer, Erin Brockovich, My Best Friend's Wedding

Also Ranked

#34 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#71 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#20 on The Best Actresses Working Today

#23 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

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Steven Spielberg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Friends of Tom Hanks
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Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks have a great personal and professional relationship. Spielberg directed Hanks in several films and they co-produced Band of Brothers and The Pacific.

Steven Allan Spielberg is an American filmmaker. Spielberg is consistently considered as one of the leading pioneers of the New Hollywood era, as well as being viewed as one of the most popular and influential filmmakers in the history of cinema. In a career spanning more than four decades, ...more

Age: 70

Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Businessperson, Television producer, Entrepreneur, Film Producer, + more

Credits: Schindler's List, Saving Private Ryan, Catch Me If You Can, A.I. Artificial Intelligence

Also Ranked

#56 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#42 on Famous Men You'd Want to Have a Beer With

#49 on Celebrities You Would Not Want as a Stepdad

#4 on The Greatest Directors in Movie History

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Ron Howard is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Friends of Tom Hanks
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Ron Howard first directed Tom Hanks in Splash in 1984 and these bros have continued to collaborate ever since.

Ronald William "Ron" Howard is an American film director, producer and actor. He came to prominence playing Opie Taylor in the sitcom The Andy Griffith Show for eight years, and later the teenaged Richie Cunningham in the sitcom Happy Days for six years. He appeared in the musical film The Music Man ...more

Age: 63

Birthplace: USA, Oklahoma, Duncan

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting, + more

Credits: The Andy Griffith Show, Happy Days, American Graffiti, A Beautiful Mind

Also Ranked

#12 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#4 on The Greatest Former Child Stars

#95 on Famous Men You'd Want to Have a Beer With

#58 on The Greatest Directors in Movie History

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Rita Wilson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Friends of Tom Hanks
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Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks are the best of friends, as well as spouses.

Rita Wilson is an American actress, singer, and producer. She appeared in films Sleepless in Seattle, Now and Then, Jingle All the Way, The Story of Us and Runaway Bride. Wilson also performed on Broadway and television, and produced several films, include My Big Fat Greek Wedding. ...more

Age: 60

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

Profession: Film Producer, Actor, Singer

Credits: Sleepless in Seattle, Jingle All the Way, Runaway Bride, It's Complicated

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