Biography of Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise

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Also Known as

1. Том Круз
Name:Tom Cruise
Place Of Birth:Syracuse, New York, USA


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. From: Wikipedia.
War of the Worlds
Minority Report
The Outsiders
Eyes Wide Shut
Rain Man
The Last Samurai
Interview with the Vampire
Top Gun
A Few Good Men
Mission: Impossible
Mission: Impossible II
Mission: Impossible III
Vanilla Sky
Days of Thunder
Born on the Fourth of July
Lions for Lambs
Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures
Far and Away
The Color of Money
Risky Business
Jerry Maguire
Losin' It
America: A Tribute to Heroes
Sex, Drugs & Religion
The Firm
Knight and Day
All the Right Moves
Space Station 3D
Endless Love
Rock of Ages
Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
Jack Reacher
The Mummy
Genius. A Night for Ray Charles
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
Edge of Tomorrow
Time Out: The Truth About HIV, AIDS and You
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
The Secrets of Scientology
American Made
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman
Austin Powers in Goldmember
Tropic Thunder
Room 237
The Art of Action: Martial Arts in the Movies
The Last Samurai
Mission: Impossible
Mission: Impossible II
Mission: Impossible III
Vanilla Sky
The Others
Ask the Dust
Lions for Lambs
Shattered Glass
Jack Reacher
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back