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Tom Cruise

Thomas "Tom" Cruise (born Thomas Cruise Mapother IV; July 3, 1962) is an American actor and filmmaker. He 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 Risky Business, released in August 1983. Cruise became a full-fledged movie star after starring as Pete "Maverick" Mitchell in Top Gun (1986). He has since 1996 been well known for his role as secret agent Ethan Hunt in the Mission: Impossible film series. One of the biggest movie stars in Hollywood, Cruise has starred in many successful films, including The Color of Money (1986), Cocktail (1988), Rain Man (1988), Born on the Fourth of July (1989), Far and Away(1992), A Few Good Men (1992), The Firm (1993), Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994), Jerry Maguire (1996), Eyes Wide Shut (1999), Magnolia (1999), Vanilla Sky (2001), Minority Report (2002),The Last Samurai (2003), Collateral (2004), War of the Worlds (2005), Lions for Lambs (2007), Valkyrie (2008), Knight and Day (2010), Jack Reacher (2012), Oblivion (2013), and Edge of Tomorrow (2014). In 2012, Cruise was Hollywood's highest-paid actor. Fifteen of his films grossed over $100 million domestically; twenty-one have grossed in excess of $200 million worldwide. Cruise is known for his support for the Church of Scientology and its affiliated social programs.


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Born:
Jul 3, 1962 In Syracuse, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
20
First Appeared:
In the movie Risky Business 1983-08-05
Latest Project:
Movie Mission: Impossible - Fallout 2018-07-13
Known For
Poster of Mission: Impossible - Fallout
Poster of The Mummy
Poster of Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
Poster of Edge of Tomorrow
Poster of Jack Reacher
Poster of Rock of Ages
Poster of Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
Poster of Mission: Impossible III
Poster of Collateral
Poster of Minority Report
Poster of Mission: Impossible II
Poster of Jerry Maguire
Poster of Mission: Impossible
Poster of Far and Away
Poster of Top Gun
Poster of Risky Business
Filmography
Movie Mission: Impossible - Fallout Ethan Hunt 2018-07-13
Movie The Mummy Nick Morton 2017-06-06
Movie Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation Ethan Hunt 2015-07-23
Movie Edge of Tomorrow Maj. William "Bill" Cage 2014-05-27
Movie Oblivion Jack Harper 2013-04-10
Movie Jack Reacher Jack Reacher 2012-12-20
Movie Rock of Ages Stacee Jaxx 2012-06-13
Movie Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Ethan Hunt 2011-12-07
Movie Knight and Day Roy Miller 2010-06-15
Movie Mission: Impossible III Ethan Hunt 2006-05-03
Movie Collateral Vincent 2004-08-04
Movie Minority Report Chief John Anderton 2002-06-20
Movie Vanilla Sky David Aames 2001-12-10
Movie Mission: Impossible II Ethan Hunt 2000-05-24
Movie Jerry Maguire Jerry Maguire 1996-12-13
Movie Mission: Impossible Ethan Hunt 1996-05-22
Movie The Firm Mitch McDeere 1993-06-30
Movie Far and Away Joseph Donnelly 1992-05-22
Movie Top Gun Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell 1986-05-16
Movie Risky Business Joel Goodsen 1983-08-05