Tom Hanks' grandkids have no idea he's famous: 'They don't care'

Could it be? Tom Hanksis an iconic actor, but his son Colin Hanks told Us Weekly exclusively that the Toy Story star’s granddaughters have no idea how famous he is.

“They don’t care about him at all,” the Life in Pieces actor, 41, admitted at the Good for a Laugh comedy benefit to support War Child USA and INARA on Friday, March 1.

In fact, Colin said that the time Olivia, 8, and Charlotte, 5, spend with their grandpa, 62, is “like every other playdate with a grandparent. The grandparent gives them stuff they shouldn’t be having, and the grandparents don’t listen to what the parents are saying they should be doing.”

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NEW YORK CITY, NY - MARCH 10: Tom Hanks and Colin Hanks attend THE CINEMA SOCIETY & BROOKS BROTHERS host a screening of 'THE GREAT BUCK HOWARD' at Tribeca Grand Hotel on March 10, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by BILLY FARRELL/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
NEW YORK CITY, NY - MARCH 10: Tom Hanks and Colin Hanks attend THE CINEMA SOCIETY & BROOKS BROTHERS host a screening of 'THE GREAT BUCK HOWARD' at Tribeca Grand Hotel on March 10, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by BILLY FARRELL/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 26: Actors Tom Hanks (left) and Colin Hanks watch the game between the Edmonton Oilers and the Los Angeles Kings on March 26, 2016 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Juan Ocampo/NHLI via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 14: (L-R) Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson and Colin Hanks attend the Celebrity Autobiography show at ACME Comedy Theatre on October 14, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tibrina Hobson/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 17: (L-R) Samantha Bryant, Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson and Colin Hanks attend the 2012 Arts For Humanity Gala at New York Public Library on October 17, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Daniel Zuchnik/FilmMagic)
Tom Hanks and son Colin Hanks during 'The Terminal' World Premiere - After Party at Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science in Beverly Hills, California, United States. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
Colin Hanks & Tom Hanks during 'Road to Perdition' - Los Angeles Premiere at Academy Theatre in Beverly Hills, California, United States. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic, Inc)
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The Band of Brothers alum, who shares his daughters with his wife, Samantha Bryant, said that they aren’t aware of how “cool” he is either — even though Colin reminds them “every day.”

“Children are great humblers,” he told Us. “They don’t care what you do [or] … what you have done. They just want to do their kid stuff.”

Colin and Bryant tied the knot in 2010 and started growing their family one year later. They welcomed Olivia in 2011 and Charlotte in 2013.

The actor’s stepmother and Tom’s wife, Rita Wilson, told Us after the couple’s second pregnancy announcement that she couldn’t wait for the birth of her second grandchild.

“[I’m] so excited!” she said. “Very beyond!”

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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)
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THE GREEN MILE 1999 Castle Rock film with Tom Hanks
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)
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)
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
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)
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)
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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Colin’s daughters now go to the same school as his ex-girlfriend Busy Philipps‘ kids — Birdie, 10, and Cricket, 5.

“We got our first television show the same week,” the director said of the Busy Tonight host, 39, during a January 2017 episode of Live With Kelly and Ryan. “We got our first movies within the same week. We were able to go through these really special moments in young actors’ lives together. Now we also get to do morning school drop-off together!”

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