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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...

Tom Cruise Oblivion

Jack Harper (Cruise) is one of the last few drone repairmen stationed on Earth. Part of a massive operation to extract vital resources after decades of war with a...

Tom Cruise Edge Of Tomorrow

A soldier fighting in a war with aliens finds himself caught in a time loop of his last day in the battle, though he becomes better skilled along the way.

Julianne Hough Rock of Ages

Rock of Ages tells the story of small town girl Sherrie and city boy Drew, who meet on the Sunset Strip while pursuing their Hollywood dreams. Their rock 'n' roll...

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...

Cruise in Control

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 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.

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...

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...


Max (Jamie Foxx) has lived the mundane life of a cab driver for 12 years. The faces have come and gone from his rear-view mirror, people and places he's long since...

Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol DVD

Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol has a well assembled cast including the return of Tom Cruise who as Ethan Hunt works extremely well with William Brandt (Jeremy...

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...

Man About Town Review

Top Hollywood agent Jack Giamoro (Ben Affleck) is doing a course in journal writing in the hope of somehow reconnecting to life and his failing marriage to former...

What it takes to be a Celebrity

It's official. You no longer have to be talented or successful to be a celebrity, you just have to be recognisable by the majority of the population.

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