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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 bio at tmdb | Read bio at Wikipedia
Jul 3, 1962 In Syracuse, New York, U.S
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie 2009 Golden Globe Awards Red Carpet Special
Latest Project:
Movie Mission: Impossible VI 2018-07-27
Known For
Poster of Oblivion
Poster of The Chaser's War on Everything
Poster of Far and Away
Poster of Cocktail
Movie Mission: Impossible VI Ethan Hunt 2018-07-27
Movie M:I 6 - Mission Impossible Ethan Hunt 2018-07-27
Movie American Made Barry Seal 2017-09-29
Movie 2005 BAFTA/LA Cunard Britannia Awards Himself 2017-07-22
Movie Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards Himself 2017-07-01
Movie The Mummy Nick Morton 2017-06-09
Movie My Scientology Movie Himself 2017-03-10
Movie Jack Reacher: Never Go Back Jack Reacher 2016-10-21
Movie The EE British Academy Film Awards Himself - Presenter 2016-02-14
Movie Rogue Nation: Cruise Control Himself 2015-12-15
Movie Rogue Nation: Cruising Altitude Himself 2015-12-15
Movie Rogue Nation: Opera-tion Turandot Himself 2015-12-15
Movie Rogue Nation: Practically Impossible Himself 2015-12-15
Movie Rogue Nation: Travel Agents Himself 2015-12-15
Movie Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation Ethan Hunt 2015-07-31
Movie Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman Himself 2015-05-08
Movie Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief Himself (archive footage) 2015-01-25
Movie A World on the 'Edge of Tomorrow' Himself 2014-10-07
Movie Edge of Tomorrow: Creatures Not of This World Himself 2014-10-07
Movie Edge of Tomorrow: Storming the Beach Himself 2014-10-07
Movie Edge of Tomorrow: Weapons of the Future Himself 2014-10-07
Movie Edge of Tomorrow Cage 2014-06-06
Series Good Morning Britain Himself - Plays Jack Reacher 2014-04-28
Movie Jack Reacher: When the Man Comes Around Himself 2013-05-07
Movie You Do Not Mess with Jack Reacher: Combat & Weapons Himself 2013-05-07
Movie Oblivion Jack 2013-04-19
Movie Jack Reacher Reacher 2012-12-21
Movie The American Cinematheque Tribute to Ben Stiller Himself 2012-11-15
Movie Rock of Ages Stacee Jaxx 2012-06-13
Movie Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2012 Himself - Nominee: Favorite Buttkicker 2012-03-31
Movie The 84th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Presenter: Best Picture 2012-02-26
Movie National Television Awards Himself 2012-01-25
Movie Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Ethan Hunt 2011-12-21
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 2010-06-23
Movie The Future According to Steven Spielberg: An Interactive Guide to 'Minority Report' Himself 2010-04-20
Movie Sex, Drugs & Religion Himself 2010-01-01
Movie Together: The Hendrick Motorsports Story Narrator 2009-10-11
Series Live from Studio Five Unknown 2009-09-14
Movie The Journey to 'Valkyrie' Himself 2009-05-19
Series Van Der Vorst Ziet Sterren Unknown 2009-01-16
Movie Valkyrie Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg 2008-12-25
Movie Premio Donostia a Meryl Streep Senator Jasper Irving 2008-09-27
Movie Tropic Thunder Les Grossmann 2008-08-09
Movie 2008 MTV Movie Awards Himself 2008-06-01
Series Tellement People Himself 2008-05-23
Movie Irak-Afganistán, la guerra llega al cine Himself 2008-01-11
Movie Don't Tell My Booker!!! Himself 2007-11-30
Movie Lions for Lambs Senator Jasper Irving 2007-11-09
Movie InStyle: Celebrity Weddings Himself 2007-02-05
Series Kig Ind TV Himself 2007-01-07
Movie The Most Annoying People of 2006 Himself 2006-12-27
Movie Overrated in '06 Himself 2006-12-20
Movie M:I-3 Designing the Mission Himself 2006-10-30
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie Mission: Impossible III Ethan Hunt 2006-05-05
Movie Tribeca Film Festival Presents: Live from the Red Carpet Himself 2006-05-03
Movie Mission: Explosive Exploits Himself 2006-04-11
Series The Chaser's War on Everything Unknown 2006-02-17
Series Web Junk 20 Unknown 2006-01-13
Movie 'War of the Worlds': Production Diaries, East Coast - Exile Himself 2005-11-22
Movie 'War of the Worlds': Revisiting the Invasion Himself 2005-11-22
Movie War of the Worlds Ray Ferrier 2005-06-29
Movie BET Awards 2005 Himself 2005-06-28
Movie The 10th Annual Critics' Choice Awards Himself 2005-01-10
Movie Danger Zone: The Making of 'Top Gun' Himself 2004-12-14
Movie Top Gun: Survival Training Himself 2004-12-14
Movie Genius. A Night for Ray Charles Himself 2004-10-07
Movie Collateral Vincent 2004-08-06
Movie ESPY Awards Himself 2004-07-18
Movie MTV Movie Awards 2004 Pre-Show Himself 2004-06-10
Movie 2004 MTV Movie Awards Himself 2004-06-10
Movie The Last Samurai Captain Nathan Algren 2003-12-05
Movie XMA: Xtreme Martial Arts Himself - Interviewee 2003-11-30
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Series Celebrities Uncensored Unknown 2003-06-04
Movie The Stunts of 'Minority Report' Himself 2002-12-17
Movie The World of 'Minority Report': An Introduction Himself 2002-12-17
Movie 'Minority Report': The Story, the Debate Himself 2002-12-17
Movie Deconstructing Precog Visions Himself 2002-12-17
Movie ILM and 'Minority Report' Himself 2002-12-17
Movie Back in the U.S. Himself 2002-11-26
Movie Austin Powers in Goldmember Tom Cruise / Famous Austin ('Austinpussy') 2002-07-26
Movie Minority Report Chief John Anderton 2002-06-21
Series American Idol Unknown 2002-06-11
Movie Hitting It Hard Himself 2002-05-21
Movie Space Station 3D Narrator 2002-04-17
Movie Road to the Red Carpet Himself 2002-02-01
Movie Vanilla Sky David Aames 2001-12-14
Series Rank Himself 2001-10-21
Series The Ray Martin Show Himself - Guest 2001-10-01
Movie America: A Tribute to Heroes 2001-09-21
Movie 2001 MTV Movie Awards Himself 2001-06-02
Movie Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures Narration 2001-05-02
Movie Young Hollywood Awards Himself 2001-04-29
Movie The 58th Annual Golden Globe Awards Himself - Presenter: Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture 2001-01-21
Movie Mission: Impossible II Ethan Hunt 2000-05-24
Series Diary Unknown 2000-02-16
Movie Magnolia Frank T.J. Mackey 1999-12-08
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Series Rove Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie Eyes Wide Shut Dr. William 'Bill' Harford 1999-07-14
Series The Directors Himself 1999-05-25
Movie The GQ Men of the Year Awards Himself 1997-10-15
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Jerry Maguire Jerry Maguire 1996-12-13
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Himself 1996-07-22
Movie Mission: Impossible Ethan Hunt 1996-05-22
Movie Interview with the Vampire Lestat de Lioncourt 1994-11-11
Movie Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles Lestat 1994-11-11
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Series HBO First Look Himself / ... 1994-03-01
Series Intimate Portrait Unknown 1994-01-03
Movie The Firm Mitch McDeere 1993-06-30
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Movie A Few Good Men Lt. Daniel Kaffee 1992-12-11
Movie Time Out: The Truth About HIV, AIDS and You Himself 1992-09-10
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Far and Away Joseph Donnelly 1992-05-22
Movie Days of Thunder Cole Trickle 1990-06-27
Movie Born on the Fourth of July Ron Kovic 1990-01-05
Series Primetime Unknown 1989-08-03
Movie Rain Man Charlie Babbitt 1988-12-16
Movie Cocktail Brian Flanagan 1988-07-29
Movie The Color of Money Vincent Lauria 1986-10-07
Movie Top Gun Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell 1986-05-16
Movie Legend Jack 1986-04-18
Movie All the Right Moves Stefen Djordjevic 1983-10-21
Movie Risky Business Joel Goodsen 1983-08-05
Movie Losin' It Woody 1983-04-22
Movie The Outsiders Steve Randle 1983-03-25
Movie Taps Cadet Captain David Shawn 1981-12-20
Movie Endless Love Billy 1981-07-17
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18