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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. From: Wikipedia


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Born:
Jul 3, 1962 In Syracuse, New York, U.S
Movie/TV Credits:
58
First Appeared:
In the movie Taps 1981-12-20
Latest Project:
Movie Mission: Impossible - Fallout 2018-07-13
Known For
Poster of Edge of Tomorrow
Poster of Oblivion
Poster of Jack Reacher
Poster of Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
Filmography
Movie Mission: Impossible - Fallout Ethan Hunt 2018-07-13
Movie The Mummy Nick Morton 2017-06-06
Movie Jack Reacher: Never Go Back Jack Reacher 2016-10-19
Movie Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman Himself 2015-05-08
Movie Her Granddaughter Jerry Maguire 2015-02-14
Movie Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief Himself (archive footage) 2015-01-25
Movie Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation Ethan Hunt 2015-07-23
Movie Edge of Tomorrow Maj. William "Bill" Cage 2014-05-27
Movie Todd Glass Talks About Stuff Jerry Maguire 2013-09-03
Movie Oblivion Jack Harper 2013-04-10
Movie Rock of Ages Stacee Jaxx 2012-06-13
Movie Breathless Cadet Captain David Shawn 2012-01-04
Movie The Path to the Finish Steve Randle 2012-01-01
Movie Werewolf: The Beast Among Us Himself 2012-10-09
Movie Jack Reacher Jack Reacher 2012-12-20
Movie Room 237 Dr. William Harford (archive footage) (uncredited) 2012-10-26
Movie Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Ethan Hunt 2011-12-07
Movie Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen Ethan Hunt 2011-09-19
Movie Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible Narrator 2010-11-14
Movie The Secrets of Scientology Himself (archive footage) 2010-09-28
Movie Knight and Day Roy Miller 2010-06-15
Movie Sex, Drugs & Religion Himself 2010-01-01
Movie PWG: 2009 Battle of Los Angeles - Night 1 Narrator 2009-11-20
Movie Animal Heart Himself 2009-11-04
Movie WEC 38: Varner vs. Cerrone Charlie Babbitt 2009-01-25
Movie Valkyrie Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg 2008-12-25
Movie Tropic Thunder Les Grossmann 2008-08-09
Movie Lions for Lambs Senator Jasper Irving 2007-10-22
Movie The Babysitters Himself (archive footage) 2007-09-11
Series The Chaser's War on Everything Unknown 2006-02-17
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie Mission: Impossible III Ethan Hunt 2006-05-03
Movie War of the Worlds Ray Ferrier 2005-06-28
Movie Genius. A Night for Ray Charles Himself 2004-10-07
Movie Collateral Vincent 2004-08-04
Movie The Last Samurai Captain Nathan Algren 2003-12-05
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Austin Powers in Goldmember Tom Cruise / Famous Austin ('Austinpussy') 2002-07-26
Movie Minority Report Chief John Anderton 2002-06-20
Series Unknown Unknown 2002-06-11
Movie The Art of Action: Martial Arts in the Movies Himself 2002-06-01
Movie Space Station 3D Narrator 2002-04-17
Movie Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures Narration/Himself 2001-05-02
Movie America: A Tribute to Heroes 2001-09-21
Movie Vanilla Sky David Aames 2001-12-10
Movie Mission: Impossible II Ethan Hunt 2000-05-24
Movie WWE Judgment Day 2000 Joseph Donnelly 2000-05-21
Movie Magnolia Frank T.J. Mackey 1999-12-10
Series Rove Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie Eyes Wide Shut Dr. William 'Bill' Harford 1999-07-16
Movie Mission: Impossible Ethan Hunt 1996-05-22
Movie Born on the Fourth of July Ron Kovic 1989-12-20
Movie The Color of Money Vincent Lauria 1986-10-07
Movie Legend Jack 1985-07-19
Movie All the Right Moves Stefen Djordjevic 1983-10-21
Movie Losin' It Woody 1983-04-08
Movie The Outsiders Steve Randle 1983-03-25
Movie Taps Cadet Captain David Shawn 1981-12-20