Rita Wilson Bio, Age, Tom Hanks, Movies, Net Worth

Rita Wilson
Rita Wilson

Biography of Rita Wilson

Rita Wilson is an American actress, a singer and producer who have produced and appeared in many films like the Love is Love and released an album named Hallway to Home.

Rita Wilson Age

Wilson was born on October 26, 1956, in Hollywood, she is 66 years old.

Rita Wilson family

Her parents were Hassan Halilov Ibrahimoff who was a Muslim and Dorothea nee Tzigkou who was an Ibranian Greek. However, they later converted to Orthodox Christianity and changed their names Allan Wison his father. She has two siblings namely Lily her sister and Chris her brother.

Rita Wilson Husband

Rita was married to Tom Hank who is also a famous actor. The couple were blessed with four children namely Colin Hank, Truman Hank, Chet Hanks and Ann Hanks who are doing filming.

Rita Wilson Education

Rita attended Hollywood High School, she then joined Groundlings Theatre and School. She also pursued diploma in music at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.

Rita Wilson Movies

Before acting and music Rita started as a model at the age of fourteen. She then appeared in Play Pat Conway, The Brady Bunch, ABC Sitcom. Her debut was in Brady Bunch in 1972. She then appeared in an episode of Movin On.

Her professional career kicked off in 1977 where she was the leading character in The Day It Came to Earth. That same year she was in Lou Grant. Then was in Flying High in 1978, 1979 she was in Hawai Five-O and then in 1981 she appeared in Blosom Buddies among others.

In 2985 she featured as Beth in Volunteers. She then joined the London Academy of Music and Drama. After returning to Los Angeles during the Shakespeare festival’s Rita auditioned for As You Like where she played the role of Celia in 1989.


In 1993 she was seen in Sleepless Seattle a romantic Comedy drama tv film where she played the role of Suzy. In 1995 in Now and Then Rita appeared as Chrissy DeWitt Williams. Additionally, in 1996 she starred in the debut film of her husband named That Thing You Do where she appeared for a while.

She also appeared in the Jingle All the Way a Christmas comedy film where she was also the star. That same year she appeared in If These Walls Could Talk playing the role of Leslie and also in Invisible Child as Annie Beeman. Two years later she was seen in her major in that decade named From the Earth to the Moon in 1998.

She also featured in Psycho as Carolone the same year. In 1999 she appear in Runaway Bride as Ellie Graham followed by Story of Us. Two years later she appeared in a movie called Perfume aftershock she decide to quit acting and do production.

Film production

After seeing the Nia Verdalos One woman show she loved it and decided to co-produce the film version of it and followed by my Big Fat Wedding. It was successful.

She then served as an executive producer in the production of My Big Fat Greek Life which is a television series. In 2004 she was out with her own film named Cinnie and Carla.

She was again in acting in 2006 when she made an appearance in Chicago revived as Toxie Hart. Her first film as a director was called The Trap. Among her best films are in 2009 It’s Complicated, 2012 Larry Crowne. That same year she appeared in six episodes of The Good Wide with the role of Viola Walsh which was present up to 2014.

Rita Wilson songs

In her music career she recorded a debut with the AM/FM. She then immediately began writing her own songs where she did a collaboration with Kara Diovuardi.

In March 2016 Rita released her debut album named Rita Wilson and this opened her door to fame in the music industry that same year she appeared in the Ellen DeGeneres show with her song Along For The Ride four days after releasing her album.

Even while doing music, she was still acting and doing production. She was the executive producer the part two of My Big Dat Gereek Wedding. She also featured in either Nature with the role of Cathy.

Wilson was the producer of A Simple Wedding, Mamma Mia and Here We Go Again aftershock she appeared in The Late as Maggie Baner. She released another album in September that year named Bigger Picture.

Her fourth album followed closely on 2019 named Halfway to Home. In 2020 She acted as a starring in film named Love is Love. Two years later she appeared in Kim in 2022. She is currently working on Astroid City which is in post=production step.

Rita Wilson Net worth

Her Net worth is estimated to be at around $110 million.