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  • Faith: Christian
  • Career: Actor
  • Birthday:  July 09, 1956
  • Accomplishments:  Director, Oscar Winner, The Green Mile, Forrest Gump
  • Fun Faith Fact!: Starred in controversial film The Da Vinci Code

While his starring role in the book-to-screen Da Vinci Code films may have raised some eyebrows, Tom Hanks firmly believes in God. His complex religious history includes family experiences with Catholicism, Mormonism, and the Church of the Nazarene. His wife, actress Rita Wilson, is Greek Orthodox. While Hanks is not specific about the details of his faith, he attends church regularly and focuses on the “mystery of it all.”

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