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Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise


Date of Birth:
Jul 3, 1962

Place of Birth:
Syracuse, New York, United States

Actor, Filmmaker

Mimi Rogers, (m. 1987; div. 1990), Nicole Kidman, (m. 1990; div. 2001), Katie Holmes, (m. 2006; div. 2012)

3 (2 adopted)

Years active:

Scientology (formerly Roman Catholicism)

Tom Cruise - Summary Details

Tom Cruise (born Thomas Cruise Mapother IV July 3, 1962) is an American actor and filmmaker. Cruise has been nominated for three Academy Awards and has won three Golden Globe Awards. He started his career at age 19 in the 1981 film Endless Love. After portraying supporting roles in Taps (1981) and The Outsiders (1983), his first leading role was in the romantic comedy Risky Business, released in August 1983. Cruise became a full-fledged movie star after starring as Pete "Maverick" Mitchell in the action drama Top Gun (1986). Since 1996, he has been well known for his role as secret agent Ethan Hunt in the Mission: Impossible film series, whose most recent film, Mission: Impossible . Rogue Nation, was released in 2015.

One of the biggest movie stars in Hollywood, Cruise starred in several more successful films in the 1980s, including the dramas The Color of Money (1986), Cocktail (1988), Rain Man (1988), and Born on the Fourth of July (1989). In the 1990s, he starred in a number of hit films, including the romance Far and Away (1992), the drama A Few Good Men (1992), the legal thriller The Firm (1993), the romantic horror film Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994), the romantic comedy-drama sports film Jerry Maguire (1996), the erotic thriller Eyes Wide Shut, and the drama Magnolia (both 1999).

In the 2000s, Cruise starred in a number of successful films, including the science fiction thrillers Vanilla Sky (2001) and Minority Report (2002), the epic war film The Last Samurai (2003), the crime film Collateral (2004), the science fiction disaster thriller film War of the Worlds (2005), the war drama Lions for Lambs (2007), the historical thriller Valkyrie (2008), the action comedy Knight and Day (2010), the thriller Jack Reacher...

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Tom Cruise Mission: Impossible - Rouge Nation

Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to...

Cameron Diaz & Tom Cruz Knight and Day

Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz star in the action-comedy Knight and Day. During their glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure, nothing and no one - even the now fugitive...

Cameron Diaz & Tom Cruz Knight and Day Part 2

Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz star in the action-comedy Knight and Day. During their glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure, nothing and no one - even the now fugitive... 2.htm

Tom Cruise Vanilla Sky

Tom Cruise may indeed be one of the world's few superstars, but don't expect any airs and graces from the man who's been on top of his game for a decade. Casually...

Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt Three Premiers, Three Countries, One Day

Stars race against time to meet fans in London, Paris and New York on an unprecedented Red Carpet Repeat tour.

Tom Cruise Minority Report

It's hard to believe that Tom Cruise is about to turn 40. The perennially youthful Cruise has been on top of his game for close to two decades, but has no fears about...

Jeremy Renner Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol Interview

Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol provides audience with over two hours of solid entertainment - there is not a dull moment as the entire film is action packed with...

Tom Cruise Collateral

The one thing you can say about Tom Cruise: The older he gets, the bigger the challenges he relishes. This year it's Collateral, a dark thriller directed by Michael...

Bill Nighy Valkyrie Interview

Bill Nighy stars opposite Tom Cruise as one of several German officers plotting to assassinate Hitler in the closing days of World War 2, in Valkyrie.

Tom Cruise The Last Samurai

If ever there was an actor, or rather movie star, that knows how to control a room full of clambering media, it's Tom Cruise. Charming, hypnotic, a man who knows how...

Tom Cruise War of the Worlds

Cruise stars as Ray Ferrier, a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. Soon after his ex-wife (Miranda Otto) and her new husband drop off his teenage son...

The Last Samurai

Set in the late 1870s, this epic film depicts the beginnings of the modernization of Japan, as the island nation evolved past a feudal society, as symbolized by the...

Oblivion DVD

On a spectacular future Earth that has evolved beyond recognition, one man’s confrontation with the past will lead him on a journey to redemption and discovery as he...

Mission: Impossible - Rouge Nation Trailer

"Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate, an International rogue organization, as highly skilled as they are, committed to...

Cameron Diaz Vanilla Sky

Catching up with Cameron Diaz ... Cameron Diaz remains one of Hollywood's busiest and hottest stars. The 29-year old will be seen in next year's anticipated Gangs of...

Australia’s favourite celebrity couple and why Aussies are over Valentine’s Day

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are Australia’s ideal celebrity couple, with 37% of both men and

Fifth Mission: Impossible Film Announced

The 4th installment in the globally successful franchise, “Mission: Impossible: Ghost Protocol,” earned nearly $700 million worldwide and became Cruise’s highest...

Kenneth Branagh Sleuth Interview

Kenneth Branagh can go from directing a Shakespearean classic to a remake of a classic penned by one of the most formidable playwrights of all time. Ken Branagh is an...

Penelope Cruz Captain Corelli's Mandolin

Regarded as one of the world's most beautiful women, Spanish actress Penelope Cruz has been in the glare of the international media lately and not necessarily because...

Oliver Stone Alexander

He's an Oscar winner, obsessive and a reputation for being tough, but there is no denying that Oliver Stone is one of then most formidable and controversial directors...

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