Colin Hanks is definitely not living in the shadow of his father,
Oscar winning actor Tom Hanks. Colin has secured himself a place among
Hollywood's leading men with roles on Golden Globe- and Emmy
Award-winning television series “Mad Men,” and other strong credits to
Additional film credits include “King Kong,” “Orange County,” “Get
Over It” with Kirsten Dunst, “Alone With Her,” “Standing Still,” “Rx,”
“11:14,” Oliver Stone biopic “W,” “The House Bunny” with Anna Faris,
“Untraceable” with Diane Lane and “The Great Buck Howard” with John
Malkovich, “Whatever It Takes” and Steven Spielberg’s award-winning
10-part miniseries “Band of Brothers.”
This Fall, Colin stars in the FOX new cop action comedy "The Good
Guys" where Hanks plays Bradley Whitford's new partner, Jack Bailey.
Jack Bailey is an ambitious, by the book and over-all good detective,
but sometimes a bit too snarky for his own good.
The fall series is set to premiere on Friday, September 24, 2010, on
FOX. Hanks told Daedrian McNaughton of Premier Guide Miami that he is
having a blast on set, and what attracted him to play the role as Jack
Colin Hanks on what attracted him to play the role of Jack Bailey on "The Good Guys":
I liked that he was a character that talked back. He wasn't a
passive character that was constantly exasperated by crazy people, zany
people. So much of comedy ends up where one guy is really over the top
and the other guy simply reacts over the top to the zany guy. This was
an open relationship and it was Jack, as the character that talks back
to Dan and lets Dan know how he is feeling. He comments on Dan's stupid
ideas and perceptions of the world. He is active in expressing himself.
It wasn’t just him reacting all the time to, “Why are you so crazy?
Jack is very much trying to make the world less crazy, while sometimes
showing a little of his crazy side also. It just seemed like a little
bit of a well rounded character in comparison to a lot of other stuff
that was available to me. It was a character that was going to evolve. I
could see where things could sort of go and we have some options in
terms of Jack evolving and changing and his relationships changing.
JACK AND DAN GET SUSPENDED AND CAUSE A PRISON BREAK ON THE FALL PREMIERE OF “THE GOOD GUYS”
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, ON FOX
“TNA” Wrestling Superstar Matt Morgan Guest-Stars
When Jack and Dan’s reckless police work gets them suspended, Dan
“borrows” some money from the Narcotics Division to set up an
off-the-books sting operation. However, the unauthorized detective work
inadvertently finances a prison break, which Jack and Dan must put a
stop to before the prisoner can get away and the department finds out,
in the “Vacation” fall premiere episode of THE GOOD GUYS airing Friday, Sept. 24 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
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