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Colin Hanks News Update

Compiled by Vallygirl


11:14 a film by Greg Marcks where Colin plays Mark. The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2003. The film was released on DVD on October 11, 2004.

Rx a film by Ariel Vromen where Colin plays Jonny. The film premiered at the RiverRun International Film Festival on April 21, 2005. The film was released on DVD in the Netherlands on October 5, 2005 and Germany on February 6, 2006. The film is currently looking for a distributor. Colin is also credited as a co-producer for this film.

Standing Still a film by Matthew Cole Weiss where Colin plays Quentin. The film premiered at the Cinevegas Film Festival on June 17, 2005 and went into limited release in the US on April 21, 2006.

King Kong a film by Peter Jackson where Colin plays Preston. The film premiered on December 5, 2005 and was released on DVD on March 28, 2006 and the Special Collectors DVD was released on August 1, 2006. The film was nominated for four at the 2005 Academy Awards and won three.

Alone with Her a film by Eric Nicholas where Colin plays Doug Jarvis. The film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 28, 2006 and was also screened at the Fantasia Film Festival on July 21, 2006.

Tenacious D in ‘The Pick of Destiny’ a film by Liam Lynch that was written by Jack Black where Colin plays Drunk Frat Dude. The film is in Post Production and has a tentative release date of November 17, 2006.

The Great Buck Howard a film by Sean McGinly where Colin plays a young man who becomes an assistant to an illusionist. The film also stars Colin’s father Tom Hanks. According to IMBd the movie is currently filming.

Barry Munday a film by Chris D’Arienzo. The film is in Pre-Production and Colin is attached to plays Heavy Metal Greg.

American Dream a film by Sofia Coppola. The film, which is being produced by Ron Howard, Francis Ford Coppola, and Tom Hanks was announced in January 2006 but the film is not listed on IMBd.


The O C on March 24, 2004 and Colin guest stars as Grady Bridges.

Numb3rs on November 11, 2005 and Colin guest stars as Marshall Penfield

King Kong: The Post-Production Diaries (2006)

“The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson” on December 23, 2005

“Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show” on October 31, 2005, December 5, 2005 and December 12, 2005

“Late Night with Conan O’Brien” on December 7, 2005

“Today” on December 6, 2005
King Kong: Peter Jackson’s Production Diaries (2005)

“Total Request Live” on December 5, 2005

“Late Show with David Letterman” on November 29, 2005


North Jersey Media Group on July 17, 2006 Link

New York Post on April 27, 2006 Link

Dateline Hollywood on January 2006

Celebrity Close Up on November 6, 2005


11th Annual Critics’ Choice Awards on January 9, 2006

Tribeca Film Festival on April 28, 2006.