Colin Hanks is American actor who is known for his work in the movie Orange County. His full name is Colin Lewis Dillingham. Colin was born on 24th November 1977 in Sacramento, California. He is also known for his performance in the 2010 American Fox Television series named The Good Guys. His father, Tom Hanks is an American actor, and his mother, Samantha Lewis Tom’s first wife, was a producer and an actress. His mother died of cancer on March 12, 2002. Hanks completed his high school education at Sacramento Country Day School and then he attended Chapman University. He later got transferred to Loyola Marymount University. He dropped out of the University without getting a degree. Hanks first appeared on the TV screen in the year 1996. He played the role of Male Page in TV series That Thing You Do.

In 1999, he was offered to work in the science fiction series named Roswell where he played the role of Alex Whitman for the first two seasons. He received a lot of recognition and was appraised for his work in the series. During that the time, he also appeared in some other television shows like Whatever it Takes, Get Over It and many more. Hand did a special appearance in the eighth episode of HBO mini-series called Band of Brothers. He played the role of Lt. Henry Jones in the show. He also appeared in one episode of The OC in 2002; he got his first break to work as an actor in movies. He played the role of Shaun Brumder in the movie Orange County, alongside Schuyler Fisk and Jack Black. The movie was based on a student who gets into Stanford University after his counselor mistakenly sends the wrong transcripts to the University.

Hanks also did a cameo in the remake of the movie King Kong. In 2006, Hanks appeared in the movie Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny where he played the role of a drunken fraternity brother. He also played the role of Oliver in the romantic comedy named The House Bunny. He also appeared in The Great Buck Howard, produced by his father. He played a Roman Catholic priest, Father Gill in Mad Men season 2. Hanks made his Broadway debut in the year 2009. He appeared in the play 33 Variations. Hanks started his career as a director in 2009. He directed the movie All Things Must Pass. The movie was a documentary about Tower Records. Hanks starred in The Good Guys, a Fox TV series in 2010. One of his most notable works was his portrayal of Officer Gus Grimly in Fargo, an FX television series. He even received a Primetime Emmy Award and Critics Choice Awards for his performance. Hanks married Samantha Bryant, a New York publicist in 2010. The have two daughters.

Colin Egglesfield English Actor

Colin Egglesfield

Colin Egglesfield is a Hollywood actor who is famous for the role of Josh Madden in the popular soap opera named “All my children” which had a long stint. He has worked in many television series and made all his characters stand out with his acting and talent. Bought up in a Catholic household, Colin was a studious and disciplined boy during his childhood. He always had a dream of becoming a physician, like his father, but his interest in acting uprooted after watching his sister, Kerry, perform on stage. The Farmington boy, who later on shifted base to Chicago with his family started acting at the “The Illinois Theatre Center”. He did a variety of professional plays at the theatre until sports took his attention to a whole new path. He went to the Illinois Wesleyan University where he played football for the college team until he was transferred to the University of Iowa. He was still following his dream of being a physician and graduated with Pre-Medical degree. Colin started modeling in the hope of earning some money to continue with his medical line aspirations but his career took a turn, thereafter. He won a modeling contest and soon signed with Biatrice Model Agency in Italy. He also signed for DNA Model Management situated in New York. He got modeling offers for big brands and quickly made a name for himself in the fashion industry. He was on the cover of Italian Vogue during the late 90’s. He took drama classes and soon after he was seen playing the recognisable role of Josh Madden on All my Children. He did guest appearances for television series like The $treet, Law & Order, Charmed, Nip/Tuck and many more. 2005 saw the actor achieving relentless accolades for his roles in television shows. He was soon billed as the “Sexiest Man Alive” by People’s magazine. He did popular shows like “Rizzoll and Isles”, “The Client List” and “Melrose Place”. His acting was not only limited to television shows, he acted in movies like “Open Road” and “Something Borrowed”. Colin Egglesfield is also a philanthropist who has contributed a lot for the welfare and education of children. He owns a clothing company based in New York, Shout Out Clothing! He is a motivational speaker and has also campaigned for anti-bullying events and has spread awareness. He is a fit and athletic guy who loves to run in marathons and triathlons. He works and contributes for various charities and foundations.

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Colm Feore

Colm Feore is a Canadian- American television, film, and a stage actor. Some of his most successful performances were in the movies The Sum of All Fears, The Chronicles of Riddick, Pearl Harbor and much more. Feore was born on 22nd August 1958 in Boston, Massachusetts. He was born to an Irish Family in Ireland. His family moved to Boston in his early life. But after some time, his family moved to Windsor, Ontario, where he was raised. He grew up and Canada and after completing his secondary education, he went to Ridley’s College, Ontario. After that, he went to the National Theatre School of Canada, Montreal and later he also attended the University of Windsor, Ontario. Feore started his acting career by becoming the member of the North America’s largest acting company theater named Acting Company of the Stanford Festival of Canada. Feore learned bits of leading roles like those of Hamlet, Cyrano, Romeo and Richard III at Stanford. After working in some theater shows, Feore appeared in many productions. He played the role of Fagin in Oliver. He also appeared in Don Juan. He performed in a leading role in the year 2009. He appeared in the play named Cyrano de Bergerac and portrayed the role of Cyrano. Later, he also played the lead role in the play, Macbeth. In 2014, he played the role of Lear in the play, King Lear. Most of his plays were performed at the Stanford Festival Theater. After working in theaters, Feore appeared in many television series in Canada. One of his most successful performances was in the show Trudeau. The show was a television mini-series. The series aired in 2002 and was about the life of a former Canadian Prime Minister. The show aired on CBC Television and received a lot of appreciation from both the Critics and the viewers. Feore’s performance was so good that he even won the Best Performance in a Leading Role category at Gemini Award. In 1993, he appeared in a movie named Thirty-Two Short Films About Glenn Gould. He played the role of Glenn Gould in the movie. He played the role of Martin Ward in the super-hit movie, Bon Cop, Bad Cop. After appearing in some Canadian movies, he returned to the Canadian television series. He appeared in the famous Canadian Television series named Sings and Arrows. He portrayed the role of a crazy executive imposter. The show was a great hit and was even featured on the Sundance Channel. After moving to the United States, Feore appeared in many television series and American movies. He is known for his role as a supporting actor in many Hollywood movies which include The Sum of All Fears, The Chronicles of Riddick, Pearl Harbor, and Paycheck. In 1999, he played the role of an ancient wizard named Andre Linoge in the movie Strom of the Century. He also appeared in the movie, Thor. He also appeared in the 2014 television series, Gotham in which he played the role of Dr. Francis Dulmacher. He played the role of Henry Taylor in the seventh season of 24. For his contribution to the Canadian Film Industry, he was declared as Canada’s Officer of the Order in 2013.

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Colm Feore English Actor