Tom Cruise

Actor | * 07/03/1962 (56) | Syracuse, New York, USA
Thomas Cruise (born Thomas Cruise Mapother IV on July 3, 1962) is an American actor and producer. He started his career at age 19, in the film Endless Love (1981), before making his breakthrough in the comedy Risky Business (1983), and receiving widespread attention for starring in the action drama Top Gun (1986) as Lieutenant Pete "Maverick" Mitchell. After starring in The Color of Money (1986) and Cocktail (1988), Cruise starred opposite Dustin Hoffman in the Academy Award for Best Picture-winning drama Rain Man. For his role as anti-war activist Ron Kovic in the drama Born on the Fourth of July (1989), Cruise received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama and his first nomination for the Academy Aw... ()
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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.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Action | Thriller

Known for these Movies & Shows

Mission: Impossible II


2000 | 3.0/5 | 2h 3min
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Jerry Maguire

Certification unknown

1996 | 3.4/5 | 2h 19min
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The Last Samurai


2003 | 3.7/5 | 2h 34min
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Top Gun


1986 | 3.4/5 | 1h 50min
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Awards & Nominations for Tom Cruise

Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture IAS Freedom Medal Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor 2x Academy Award for Best Actor

Movies with Tom Cruise as Actor(58)

as Maj. William "Bill" Cage2021 Live Die Repeat and Repeat
as Pete "Maverick" Mitchell2020 Top Gun: Maverick
as himself2017 Spielberg
as Barry Seal2017 American Made
as Jerry Maguire2017 The Lego Batman Movie
as Nick Morton2017 The Mummy
as Jack Reacher2016 Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
as Himself (archive footage)2015 Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
as Maj. William "Bill" Cage2014 Edge of Tomorrow
as Jack Harper2013 Oblivion
as Stacee Jaxx2012 Rock of Ages
as Jack Reacher2012 Jack Reacher
as Roy Miller2010 Knight and Day
as Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg2008 Valkyrie
as Les Grossmann2008 Tropic Thunder
as Senator Jasper Irving2007 Lions for Lambs
as Ethan Hunt2006 Mission: Impossible III
as Ray Ferrier2005 War of the Worlds
as Vincent2004 Collateral
as Captain Nathan Algren2003 The Last Samurai
as Chief John Anderton2002 Minority Report
as Tom Cruise / Famous Austin ('Austinpussy')2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember
as Narrator2002 Space Station 3D
as David Aames2001 Vanilla Sky
as Narration/Himself2001 Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures
as Ethan Hunt2000 Mission: Impossible II
as Dr. William 'Bill' Harford1999 Eyes Wide Shut
as Frank T.J. Mackey1999 Magnolia
as Ethan Hunt1996 Mission: Impossible
as Jerry Maguire1996 Jerry Maguire
as Lestat de Lioncourt1994 Interview with the Vampire
as Mitch McDeere1993 The Firm
as Lt. Daniel Kaffee1992 A Few Good Men
as Joseph Donnelly1992 Far and Away
as Cole Trickle1990 Days of Thunder
as [Cameo]1988 Young Guns
as Brian Flanagan1988 Cocktail
as Charlie Babbitt1988 Rain Man
as Vincent Lauria1986 The Color of Money
as Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell1986 Top Gun
as Jack1985 Legend
as Joel Goodsen1983 Risky Business
as Woody1983 Losin' It
as Stefen Djordjevic1983 All the Right Moves
as Steve Randle1983 The Outsiders
as Billy1981 Endless Love
as Cadet Captain David Shawn1981 Taps

TV Shows/Series with Tom Cruise as Actor(19)

Movies with Tom Cruise as Crew(19)

Production/Producer2020 Top Gun: Maverick
Production/Producer2018 Mission: Impossible - Fallout
Production/Producer2016 Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
Production/Producer2015 Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
Production/Producer2012 Jack Reacher
Production/Producer2011 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
Production/Executive Producer2007 Lions for Lambs
Production/Producer2006 Mission: Impossible III
Production/Producer2006 Ask the Dust
Production/Producer2005 Elizabethtown
Production/Producer2004 Suspect Zero
Production/Producer2003 The Last Samurai
Production/Executive Producer2003 Shattered Glass
Production/Executive Producer2002 Narc
Production/Producer2001 Vanilla Sky
Production/Executive Producer2001 The Others
Production/Producer2000 Mission: Impossible II
Production/Producer1998 Without Limits
Production/Producer1996 Mission: Impossible

TV Shows/Series with Tom Cruise as Crew(1)

Directing/Director1993 Fallen Angels

Additional Information

Full Name: Thomas Tomas Cruise
Born: 07/03/1962 in Syracuse (current age: 56)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Henry Munro Middle School
Net worth estimate: 480,000,000 USD
Spouses (current/former): Mimi Rogers, Nicole Kidman, Katie Holmes
Partner (current/former): Rebecca De Mornay, Penélope Cruz
Children: Suri Cruise, Isabella Jane Cruise, Connor Cruise
Related to: William Mapother
Student of: Sanford Meisner
Other names for Tom Cruise (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Том Круз"
"ทอม ครูซ"
"톰 크루즈"
"توم كروز"
"Thomas Cruise Mapother IV"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:234, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 01/17/2019