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Biography

Cruise in May 2014

Source: Wikipedia

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). 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).

Fact file

  • Born: Thomas Cruise Mapother IV July 3, 1962 (age 53) Syracuse, New York, United States
  • Occupation: Actor, filmmaker
  • Years active: 1980–present
  • Religion: Scientology
  • Spouse(s): Mimi Rogers (m. 1987; div. 1990) Nicole Kidman (m. 1990; div. 2001) Katie Holmes (m. 2006; div. 2012)
  • Children: 3 (2 adopted)
  • Relatives: William Mapother (cousin)
  • Website: www.tomcruise.com

Read more about Tom Cruise at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Quentin Tarantino Says Tom Cruise Nearly Played Brad Pitt's Role in 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood'
Entertainment Tonigh, 2019-07-23 21:27:01
Tarantino said that he might find a project to work with Cruise on in the future.

Lindsey Graham Blasts 'Top Gun: Maverick' for Nixing Taiwan Flag
TMZ, 2019-07-23 19:20:45
Lindsey Graham says it SUCKS Tom Cruise's iconic bomber jacket got tweaked just to please the Chinese. We got the Senator on Capitol Hill Tuesday and asked him about the brewing controversy surrounding "Top Gun: Maverick." ICYMI ... hawkeyed fans…

Comic-Con Attracts Huge Celebs including 'GOT'
TMZ, 2019-07-21 14:19:05
Comic-Con may be 100 miles from Hollywood, but it seems Hollywood made the trek to San Diego 'cause everyone showed up. Partial list ...  Angelina Jolie, Chris Hemsworth, Salma Hayek, Tom Cruise, Conan O'Brien, Natalie Portman, Cory Booker,…

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