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|Occupation||Actor, Film Producer|
|Date of Birth||July 3, 1962|
|Birth Place||Syracuse, New York, United States|
|Education||Robert Hopkins Public School, Henry Munro Middle School.|
|Father||Thomas Cruise Mapother|
|Spouse||Katie Holmes (m. 2006–2012), Nicole Kidman (m. 1990–2001), Mimi Rogers (m. 1987–1990)|
|Children||Suri Cruise, Isabella Jane Cruise, Connor Cruise|
During his school days, Tom played hockey and football. Interestingly, the world famous films star Tom briefly in the Franciscan seminary as he desired to become a Catholic Church priest, but he failed as he suddenly changed his mind towards acting and earning money to live the world with more luxury life rather than living as a priest with limited facilities.
Tom plays roles of both actor and producer in Hollywood film industry. His film debut began at his age of nineteen with the film of ‘Endless Love’ in 1981. Tom becomes known to cinema lovers because of his performance he had made during the period of 1996 to 2011 through the series of film of Mission: Impossible.
According to cinema statistics, it was revealed that Tom was the first actor in Hollywood sector that was paid the highest pay for his acting as of the year of 2012. It was said that 14 of films where he performed earned more than $100 million nationally and when we considering the worldwide success of his films, twenty of his films earned exceeding the amount of $200 million.
When he engaged with partnering with his ex-agent Paula Wagner to establish a production company to oversee his films production, since the establishment of the producing company ‘Cruise/Wagner Productions’ in the year of 1993, it produced several of Tom’s films, the production of his series of films, the Mission: Impossible since the year of 1996 had been his debut in producing of his own films.
People magazine included Tom in the list of 50 the most beautiful people in the world around in the year of 1990 to 1997. Meanwhile another magazine called Empire gave him a place among the 100 sexiest stars in 1995. Moreover, he becomes one of the top five film stars of all time. When the Premiere conducted its survey, Tom was listed in the top 20 films stars in the annual power 100 list of films star in 2001 and 2002. Following some years, he was named by the Premiere as the most powerful actor in the Hollywood.
Tom very much loved by the people of Japan, The Government of Japan had declared a day for Tom in 2006 named as “Tom Cruise Day” in Japan as he was the first Hollywood actor made more trips to Japan.
Tom becomes an unofficial pastor to promote the Scientology and the programs that is organised by the Church of Scientology in order to promote its mission all around the world. He was introduced by his ex-wife Mimi Rogers to the Scientology in the year of 1990. Tom once revealed to media that the Scientology assisted him to overcome dyslexia. He started to campaign urging the authorities to recognise Scientology as one of the religions in the Europe
Filomography : Tom Cruise
|1983||Nil||All the Right Moves|
|1986||Nil||The Color of Money|
|1989||Golden Globe award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture||Born on the Fourth of July|
|1990||Nil||Days of Thunder|
|1992||Nil||Far and Away|
|1992||Nil||A Few Good Men|
|1994||Razzie Award for Worst Screen Couple||Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles|
|1996||Golden Globe award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Comedy/MusicalMTV Movie Award for Best Male PerformanceGolden Satellite Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical||Jerry Maguire|
|1999||Nil||Eyes Wide Shut|
|1999||Golden Globe award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture||Magnolia|
|2000||MTV Movie Award for Best Male Performance||Mission: Impossible II|
|2001||Nil||Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures|
|2002||Nil||Space Station 3D|
|2002||Empire Award for Best Actor||Minority Report|
|2002||Nil||Austin Powers in Goldmember|
|2003||AFI Film Award for AFI Movie of the YearMTV Movie Award for Funniest American in Japan||The Last Samurai|
|2005||Nil||War of the Worlds|
|2006||Nil||Mission: Impossible III|
|2007||Nil||Lions for Lambs|
|2010||Nil||Knight and Day|
|2011||Nil||Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol|
|2012||Nil||Rock of Ages|