"My dad has always been extremely supportive in every decision I've made and much more interested in me picking what I wanted to do."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Colin Hanks on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Colin Hanks on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Colin Hanks on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Colin Hanks on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Colin Hanks on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I didn't want to come up with some generic Johnny Bravo type name. I'm not that cool, so I might as well stick with my birth name."
"Keep in my mind my dad didn't become a huge, huge mega actor until I was halfway through high school - so right around the time he's going through his big renaissance is right when I'm starting to do my high school revolting."
"I knew that I needed to do something that I desperately loved. There was a period where I did question if it was acting because I knew that I would be making things hard on myself. I knew that there was going to be a little bit of a hullabaloo because of my dad being who he is and all that."
"When I was younger it was - you know, my dad dressed up in drag on 'Bosom Buddies.' And that was what I was having to deal with at the time. And then around the time that I was into college was when he became statue-worthy I guess you could say."
"'Lucky' is for laughs, and there's really nothing funny that I'm doing on 'Dexter.' I think more than anything, both comment on the fact that anybody is capable of anything. Just because they are the shy guy in the corner doesn't mean that they are a harmless little bunny."