Tom Hanks is America's favorite movie star

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According to a new poll, Tom Hanks is America's favorite movie star.

Hanks, whose latest film "The Bridge of Spies" is up for six Oscars, topped a Harris Poll that surveyed more than 2,200 adults in the U.S. about the best Hollywood actor/actress. Hanks also nabbed the title in 2002, 2004, 2005 and 2013.

Jumping up two spots from last year, Johnny Depp was runner-up. Depp portrayed notorious gangster Whitey Bulger in 2015's "Black Mass." Neither Hanks nor Depp is up for a best actor Oscar, despite early buzz surrounding their performances. Both were also snubbed for a Golden Globe nomination.

Denzel Washington, who was absent from the big screen in 2015 and topped last year's list, fell two positions to America's third favorite movie star. The "Training Day" actor was honored with the coveted Cecil B. DeMille Award earlier this month at the Globes.

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Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks poses for a portrait during an interview at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif., Sept.18, 1996. Hanks, who turned 40 in July, has taken a career turn, writing and directing his new film,"That Thing You Do!" (AP Photo/Frank Wiese)
Actress Melanie Griffith and actor Tom Hanks hold hands and their Golden Globes for best actress and actor in a musical or comedy in Beverly Hills, Calif., Jan. 28, 1989. (AP Photo/Doug Pizac)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - 1986: Two-time Academy Award-winning actor Tom Hanks poses during a 1986 West Hollywood, California studio photo session to promote his newest movie 'The Money Pit.' Hanks went on to become one of America's favorite actors, starring in such hits as 'Big,' 'Saving Private Ryan,' and 'Forest Gump.' (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)
FILE--Tom Hanks, left, Kevin Bacon, center, and Bill Paxton appear in character in Universal Pictures "Apollo 13." The film was nominated for Best Picture in the 68th Annual Academy Awards announced in Los Angeles Tuesday, Feb. 13, 1996. (AP Photo/files/Universal Pictures)
Actor Tom Hanks shares a laugh with his wife Rita Wilson after arriving at the AIDS Project Los Angeles benefit gala, Thursday, June 5, 1997, at a private hangar at the Santa Monica Airport in Santa Monica, Calif. The gala included an extensive showing of Gucci designer Tom Ford's new fall collection. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
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Actor Tom Hanks shows his cement-covered hands after making an imprint in the cement in front of Mann?s Chinese Theater as his wife Rita Wilson watches in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles, Thursday, July 23, 1998. Hanks stars in the up coming ?Saving Private Ryan.? (AP Photo/Nick Ut)
THE GREEN MILE 1999 Castle Rock film with Tom Hanks
American movie star Tom Hanks attends the 57th anniversary of D-Day on Utah Beach in Normandy, France, Wednesday June 6, 2001. The star of ``Saving Private Ryan'' was in Normandy to premiere the first two episodes of a 10-part mini-series, he co-produced with director Steven Spielberg. ``Band of Brothers'' is to air on HBO. U.S. and France flags are in the background. (AP Photo/Franck Prevel)
U.S. actors Leonardo DiCaprio, left, and Tom Hanks joke during German TV show 'Wetten, dass...?!' ('Bet It...?!') in Boeblingen near Stuttgart, southern Germany, Saturday Jan. 25, 2003. (AP Photo/Ralph Orlowski, pool)
U.S. actor Tom Hanks waves during a photo call in Berlin on Monday, Sept. 6, 2004. Hanks is in Berlin to promote his new film "Terminal", directed by Steven Spielberg. (AP Photo/ Jan Bauer)
NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 9: (US TABLOIDS OUT) Actor Tom Hanks appears on MTV's Total Request Live at the MTV Times Square Studios November 9, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Getty Images)
BURBANK, CA - JUNE 11: Actor Tom Hanks (L) appears on 'The Tonight Show with Jay Leno' at the NBC Studios on June 11, 2004 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 17: Actors Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks, attend 'The Da Vinci Code' World Premiere & Opening Gala at the Palais during the 59th International Cannes Film Festival May 17, 2006 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)
Actor Tom Hanks, center, and comedian and Pittsburgh native Dennis Miller, left, along with director Ron Howard attend the Pittsburgh Pirates, Colorado Rockies baseball game Tuesday, July 18, 2006 in Pittsburgh. The threesome were reacting to a Ron Howard doll being given away between innings of the game. The Rockies snapped an eight game losing streak with a 13-4 win.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
** FILE ** First lady Hillary Rodham Clinton, center, a candidate for U.S. Senate in New York, is introduced by actor Tom Hanks, left, and director Steven Spielberg, behind Clinton, to be honored for her work on behalf of cancer patients March 28, 2000, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Clinton received the ``Women of Courage'' award from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center's Research for Women's Cancers at the black-tie gala event, which raises money to fight breast and gynecological cancers. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian, File)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 11: Actress-Producer Rita Wilson and Actor-Producer Tom Hanks arrive at the 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 11, 2009 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Tom Hanks, executive producer of the HBO series "Big Love," arrives at the show's third season premiere in Los Angeles, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Actor Tom Hanks speaks during "We Are One: Opening Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial" in Washington, Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
U.S. actor Tom Hanks, wearing a baseball cap of the Yomiuri Giants, throws the first pitch before the start of Japan's professional baseball game between the Giants and the Chunichi Dragons at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan, Friday, May 8, 2009. Keen baseball fan Hanks is in Tokyo to promote his latest film "Angels & Demons" which will be shown around the world on May 15. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 14: Actor Tom Hanks arrives at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Inaugural Governors Awards held at the Grand Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center on November 14, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
LARRY CROWNE 2011 Universal Pictures film with Tom Hanks and Gugu Mbatha-Raw
Tom Hanks and Tilda Swinton arrive for the Golden Globe Awards Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
Actor Tom Hanks poses for a portrait in Beverly Hills, Calif., Saturday, June 18, 2011. Hanks stars in the upcoming film "Larry Crowne" which opens July 1. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
Actor Tom Hanks, right, talks to one of his sons while watching an NBA basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Actors Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts pose at the 25th Annual American Society Of Cinematographers (ASC) Awards on February 13, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)
US director and actor Tom Hanks poses during a photocall ahead of the premiere of his latest movie 'Larry Crowne' in Berlin on June 9, 2011. The comedy romace, starring Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts, will be released in German cinemas on June 30, 2011. AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
Los Angeles, USA. 24th October 2012. Tom Hanks arriving at the film premiere of "Cloud Atlas" in Los Angeles on October 24th 2012
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 23: Tom Hanks performs a spoken word skit during a taping of 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon' at Rockefeller Center on October 23, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Actor Tom Hanks poses in the press room at the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 23: Tom Hanks and Jimmy Fallon play Bruce Springsteen's 'Wrecking Ball' during a taping of 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon' at Rockefeller Center on October 23, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)
Actor Tom Hanks rehearses for the 84th Academy Awards, Saturday, Feb 25, 2012 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Actor Tom Hanks presents the Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play award at the 67th Annual Tony Awards, on Sunday, June 9, 2013 in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 16: Actor Tom Hanks presents Honoree Steve Martin with honorary award onstage during the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Governors Awards at The Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center on November 16, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
President Barack Obama congratulates 2014 Kennedy Center Honors Honorees, singer Al Green, from left, actor and filmmaker Tom Hanks,and ballerina Patricia McBride, during a reception in their honor in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
CENTURY CITY, CA - JANUARY 25: Actor Tom Hanks speaks onstage at the 66th Annual Directors Guild Of America Awards held at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza on January 25, 2014 in Century City, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for DGA)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 18: Actors Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks attend the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 18, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 16: Carly Rae Jepsen and Tom Hanks are seen on February 16, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by NCP/Star Max/GC Images)
US actor Tom Hanks poses during the photocall of the film ''Inferno'' in Florence on May 11, 2015. AFP PHOTO / TIZIANA FABI (Photo credit should read TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)
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The Harris Poll's top five was rounded out with Oscar-winning western icon John Wayne and Harrison Ford, who reprised his role as Han Solo in the box office hit "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."

In a category all her own, Sandra Bullock — who voiced a villain in "Minions" and portrayed a political strategist in "Our Brand Is Crisis" this past year — grabbed the No. 6 spot, making her the first actress to appear on the list. Not far behind, Oscar nominee Jennifer Lawrence ("Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 2," "Joy") earned the seventh slot.

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Actress Rita Wilson speaks onstage at the International Myeloma Foundation 8th Annual Comedy Celebration benefiting The Peter Boyle Research Fund & supporting The Black Swan Research Initiative featuring 'Celebrity Autobiography' at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on November 8, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for International Myeloma Foundation)
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson attend the EE British Academy Film Awards 2014 at The Royal Opera House on February 16, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson walk the red carpet during the 27th Annual Kennedy Center Honors at John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on December 7, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images)
Tom Hanks (L) and Rita Wilson host the National Park Foundation and Google's 'Made with Code' National Christmas Tree Lightening Ceremony on December 4, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images for Google)
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson attend the EE British Academy Film Awards 2014 at The Royal Opera House on February 16, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images)
Rita Wilson (C) attends the cinema prive And PANDORA Jewelry Host A Special Screening Of 'Cake' on November 23, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Araya Diaz/Getty Images for cinema prive)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 12: Actors Tom Hanks (L) and Rita Wilson attend HBO's Post 2014 Golden Globe Awards Party at Circa 55 Restaurant on January 12, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mike Windle/Getty Images)
Actor Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson (R) react while taking questions from the television media following their arrival for the US Premiere of the film 'Saving Mr. Banks' at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California, on December 9, 2013. The film has a limited opening on December 13 and will open nationwide on December 20. AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. Brown (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)
SANTA MONICA, CA - SEPTEMBER 25: Actress Rita Wilson (L) and husband actor Tom Hanks arrive at the 23rd Annual Simply Shakespeare Benefit reading of 'The Two Gentleman of Verona' at The Broad Stage on September 25, 2013 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 09: Actors Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson attend The 67th Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 9, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)
PHOENIX, AZ - MARCH 23: Actress Rita Wilson attends Muhammad Ali's Celebrity Fight Night XIX at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa on March 23, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Fight Night)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 08: Actress Rita Wilson arrives at he 2013 MusiCares Person Of The Year Gala Honoring Bruce Springsteen at Los Angeles Convention Center on February 8, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)
Actor Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson arrive at Warner Bros. Pictures' 'Cloud Atlas' premiere at Grauman's Chinese Theatre on October 24, 2012 in Hollywood, California. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MAY 04: Actress/singer Rita Wilson performs at The Troubadour on May 4, 2012 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Rita Wilson performs on stage at Muhammad Ali's Celebrity Fight Night XVIII on March 24, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona. The event supports the fight against Parkinson's disease and this year also celebrates Ali's 70th birthday. AFP PHOTO / Robyn BECK (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
PHOENIX, AZ - MARCH 24: Actors Rita Wilson (L) and Tom Hanks attend Muhammad Ali's Celebrity Fight Night XVIII held at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa on March 24, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for CFN)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 27: Actress Rita WIlson arrives at the Premiere of Universal Pictures' 'Larry Crowne' at Grauman's Chinese Theatre on June 27, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
WESTWOOD, CA - MAY 09: Actor Tom Hanks (L) and actress Rita Wilson attend The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles' 21st Annual 'Simply Shakespeare' performance at Royce Hall, UCLA on May 9, 2011 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 27: Actors Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson arrive at the Vanity Fair Oscar party hosted by Graydon Carter held at Sunset Tower on February 27, 2011 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
US actor, director, and producer Tom Hanks arrives with his wife Rita Wilson for the World Premiere of his latest film Mamma Mia in London's Leicester Square, on June 30, 2008. AFP Photo/Max Nash (Photo credit should read MAX NASH/AFP/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD - NOVEMBER 10: Actress Rita Wilson arrives at the World Premiere of 'Beautiful Ohio' during AFI FEST 2006 presented by Audi held at the LOFT at Arclight Hollywood on November 10, 2006 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Actors Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson arrive at the Sony Global Marketing Partners' Conference Closing Celebration held on Rodeo Drive on September 29,2006 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 17: Actors Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks, attend 'The Da Vinci Code' World Premiere & Opening Gala at the Palais during the 59th International Cannes Film Festival May 17, 2006 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MARCH 1: Actor Tom Hanks and actress Rita Wilson speak during the EIF's Women's Cancer Research Fund honoring Melissa Etheridge at Saks Fifth Avenue's Unforgettable Evening on March 1, 2006 at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 15: Actor Tom Hanks and wife Rita Wilson attend the 2005 Saint John's Health Center Gala Caritas Award, where Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson were honored, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on October 15, 2005 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 27: Actress Rita Wilson poses for portraits during the 2005 Sundance Film Festival January 27, 2005 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Carlo Allegri/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 18: Actors Tom Hanks and wife Rita Wilson attend the screening of the film 'The Ladykillers' at the Palais des Festivals during the 57th International Cannes Film Festival May 18, 2004 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD - MARCH 12: Actor Tom Hanks (R) and actress Rita Wilson (L) arrive for the world premiere of the movie 'Ladykillers' at the El Capitan Theatre March 12, 2004 in Hollywood, CA. The movie goes into wide release on March 26th, 2004. (Photo by Carlo Allegri/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - OCTOBER 25: (TABLOIDS OUT) (L-R) Actress Rita Wilson and actor husband Tom Hanks at the Walt Disney Concert Hall opening gala after party, day three of three, October 25, 2003 in Los Angeles, California. Tonight, 'Soundstage LA: An Inaugural Gala for Walt Disney Concert Hall,' celebrates Hollywood as a creative state of mind. (Photo by Carlo Allegri/Getty Images for LAPA)
LOS ANGELES - MARCH 2: Producer Rita Wilson hugs husband actor Tom Hanks during the 14th Annual Producers Guild Awards at the Century Plaza Hotel on March 2, 2003 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)
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