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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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Jul 3, 1962 In Syracuse, New York, U.S
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Top Gun 2
Latest Project:
Movie Top Gun: Maverick 2020-06-11
Known For
Poster of War of the Worlds
Poster of Collateral
Poster of Minority Report
Poster of Mission: Impossible
Movie Top Gun: Maverick Pete "Maverick" Mitchell 2020-06-11
Movie Mission: Impossible - Fallout Ethan Hunt 2018-07-13
Movie The Mummy Nick Morton 2017-06-06
Movie American Made Barry Seal 2017-08-17
Movie Top Gun 2 Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell 2016
Movie Jack Reacher: Never Go Back Jack Reacher 2016-10-19
Movie Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation Ethan Hunt 2015-07-23
Movie Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief Himself (archive footage) 2015-01-25
Movie Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman Himself 2015-05-08
Movie Edge of Tomorrow Maj. William "Bill" Cage 2014-05-27
Movie Oblivion Jack Harper 2013-04-10
Movie Rock of Ages Stacee Jaxx 2012-06-13
Movie Jack Reacher Jack Reacher 2012-12-20
Movie Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Ethan Hunt 2011-12-21
Movie Sex, Drugs & Religion Himself 2010-01-01
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
Series Van Der Vorst Ziet Sterren Unknown 2009-01-16
Series Live from Studio Five Unknown 2009-09-14
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
Series Web Junk 20 Unknown 2006-01-13
Movie Mission: Impossible III Ethan Hunt 2006-05-03
Series The Chaser's War on Everything Unknown 2006-02-17
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie War of the Worlds Ray Ferrier 2005-06-28
Movie Collateral Vincent 2004-08-04
Movie Genius. A Night for Ray Charles Himself 2004-10-07
Movie The Last Samurai Captain Nathan Algren 2003-12-05
Series Celebrities Uncensored Unknown 2003-06-04
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Space Station 3D Narrator 2002-04-17
Movie Minority Report Chief John Anderton 2002-06-20
Series American Idol Unknown 2002-06-11
Movie Austin Powers in Goldmember Tom Cruise / Famous Austin ('Austinpussy') 2002-07-26
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
Series Diary Unknown 2000-02-16
Movie Eyes Wide Shut Dr. William 'Bill' Harford 1999-07-16
Series Rove Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie Magnolia Frank T.J. Mackey 1999-12-10
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Mission: Impossible Ethan Hunt 1996-05-22
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Himself 1996-07-22
Movie Jerry Maguire Jerry Maguire 1996-12-13
Movie Interview with the Vampire Lestat de Lioncourt 1994-11-11
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Series Intimate Portrait Unknown 1994-01-03
Movie The Firm Mitch McDeere 1993-06-30
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Movie Far and Away Joseph Donnelly 1992-05-22
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Time Out: The Truth About HIV, AIDS and You Himself 1992-09-10
Movie A Few Good Men Lt. Daniel Kaffee 1992-12-11
Movie Days of Thunder Cole Trickle 1990-06-27
Series Primetime Unknown 1989-08-03
Movie Born on the Fourth of July Ron Kovic 1989-12-20
Movie Cocktail Brian Flanagan 1988-07-29
Movie Young Guns [Cameo] 1988-08-12
Movie Rain Man Charlie Babbitt 1988-12-11
Movie Top Gun Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell 1986-05-16
Movie The Color of Money Vincent Lauria 1986-10-07
Movie Legend Jack 1985-07-19
Movie Losin' It Woody 1983-04-08
Movie The Outsiders Steve Randle 1983-03-25
Movie All the Right Moves Stefen Djordjevic 1983-10-21
Movie Risky Business Joel Goodsen 1983-08-05
Movie Endless Love Billy 1981-07-17
Movie Taps Cadet Captain David Shawn 1981-12-20
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18