You'd Be Surprised by Who Tom Hanks's Super Talented Son Chet Hanks Really Is

7 Facts About Tom Hanks's Super Talented Son Chet Hanks

You'd Be Surprised by Who Tom Hanks's Super Talented Son Chet Hanks Really Is

There's more to the actor than you think. Find out more about him here.

Published July 5, 2017

Learn more about the Tales actor below.

  1. He and Former President Obama Share the Same Birthday
    (Photos from Left: Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic, Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
    (Photos from Left: Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic, Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

    His birthday is August 4, 1990, to be exact. 

  2. He Acted In a Film Based on Popular Fashion Dolls
    LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 29:  (L-R) Actors Nathalia Ramos, Janel Parrish, Chet Hanks, Skyler Shaye and Logan Browning attend Lions Gate Films Premiere of "Bratz: The Movie" at Pacific Theatres on July 29, 2007 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Stephen Shugerman/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Stephen Shugerman/Getty Images)

    Does Bratz ring a bell?

  3. He Has a True 'Love & Hip-Hop' Story
    Tom Hank's son, Chet Hanks and Hazel E from 'Love & Hip Hop LA' meet for a late afternoon walk on Melrose.
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    Chet once dated Love & Hip-Hop: Hollywood cast member Hazel E, according to his interview on Hollywood Unlocked.

  4. He Attributes His Seemingly Hard Exterior to Getting Picked On
    BURBANK, CA - FEBRUARY 19:  Actor Chet Hanks arrives at Chevy Rocks The Future at the Buena Vista Lot at The Walt Disney Studios on February 19, 2008 in Burbank, California.  (Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage)
    (Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage)

    Go to the 22-minute mark here

  5. He's a Rapper
    CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 04: Chet Haze attends Lolla Wknd at The Underground on August 4, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo: Paul Warner/WireImage)
    (Photo: Paul Warner/WireImage)

    You can rate his bars right here

  6. He's Strong AF and Managed to Beat a Drug Addiction
    Chet Hanks, son of Tom Hanks, rides around on a pink skateboard at Fred Segal in LA
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    He's been sober for two years. See him talk about it in detail here

  7. He Credits His Daughter as the Reason He Changed His Life

    Daddy Mode

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    Watch his emotional, heartfelt confession.

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