Biography

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.

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.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 89

Birthday 1962-07-03

Place of Birth Syracuse, New York, USA

Official Site http://www.tomcruise.com/

Also Known As

  • Том Круз
  • トム・クルーズ
  • ทอม ครูซ
  • 湯姆·克魯斯
  • 톰 크루즈
  • توم كروز
  • Thomas Cruise Mapother IV

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Luna Park
2020 Top Gun: Maverick as Pete "Maverick" Mitchell
2020 Live Die Repeat and Repeat as Maj. William "Bill" Cage
2018 Mission: Impossible - Fallout as Ethan Hunt
2017 Spielberg as Himself
2017 American Made as Barry Seal
2017 The Mummy as Nick Morton
2016 Jack Reacher: Never Go Back as Jack Reacher
2015 Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation as Ethan Hunt
2015 Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman as Himself
2015 Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief as Himself (archive footage)
2014 Edge of Tomorrow as Maj. William "Bill" Cage
2013 Oblivion as Jack Harper
2012 Jack Reacher as Jack Reacher
2012 Rock of Ages as Stacee Jaxx
2012 Final Cut: Hölgyeim és uraim
2011 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol as Ethan Hunt
2010 Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible as Narrator
2010 Knight and Day as Roy Miller
2009 Live from Studio Five(1 episode)
2009 Together: The Hendrick Motorsports Story as Narrator
2009 Van Der Vorst Ziet Sterren(1 episode)
2008 Valkyrie as Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg
2008 Tropic Thunder as Les Grossmann
2008 Tom Cruise Wins Scientology's Freedom Medal of Valor as Tom Cruise
2007 Lions for Lambs as Senator Jasper Irving
2007 The Graham Norton Show(2 episodes) as Himself
2006 The One Show(1 episode)
2006 Mission: Impossible III as Ethan Hunt
2006 The Chaser's War on Everything(1 episode)
2006 Web Junk 20(1 episode)
2005 War of the Worlds as Ray Ferrier
2004 Collateral as Vincent
2003 The Last Samurai as Captain Nathan Algren
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(1 episode)
2003 Celebrities Uncensored(2 episodes)
2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember as Tom Cruise / Famous Austin ('Austinpussy')
2002 Minority Report as Chief John Anderton
2002 American Idol(1 episode)
2002 The Art of Action: Martial Arts in the Movies as Himself
2002 Space Station 3D as Narrator
2001 Vanilla Sky as David Aames
2001 America: A Tribute to Heroes
2001 Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures as Narration/Himself
2000 Mission: Impossible II as Ethan Hunt
2000 Diary(1 episode)
1999 Magnolia as Frank T.J. Mackey
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1999 Rove(1 episode)
1999 The Last Movie: Stanley Kubrick and 'Eyes Wide Shut' as Himself
1999 Eyes Wide Shut as Dr. William 'Bill' Harford
1997 The View(4 episodes)
1996 Jerry Maguire as Jerry Maguire
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode) as Himself
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode)
1996 Mission: Impossible as Ethan Hunt
1994 Interview with the Vampire as Lestat de Lioncourt
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1994 Intimate Portrait(1 episode)
1993 The Firm as Mitch McDeere
1993 GMTV(4 episodes)
1992 A Few Good Men as Lt. Daniel Kaffee
1992 Time Out: The Truth About HIV, AIDS and You as Himself
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(2 episodes)
1992 Far and Away as Joseph Donnelly
1990 Days of Thunder as Cole Trickle
1989 Born on the Fourth of July as Ron Kovic
1989 Primetime(1 episode)
1988 Rain Man as Charlie Babbitt
1988 Young Guns as [Cameo]
1988 Cocktail as Brian Flanagan
1986 The Color of Money as Vincent Lauria
1986 Top Gun as Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell
1985 Legend as Jack
1983 All the Right Moves as Stefen Djordjevic
1983 Risky Business as Joel Goodsen
1983 Losin' It as Woody
1983 The Outsiders as Steve Randle
1981 Taps as Cadet Captain David Shawn
1981 Endless Love as Billy
1981 Wetten, dass..?(2 episodes)
1953 The Academy Awards(6 episodes)

Production

2020 Top Gun: MaverickProducer
2018 Mission: Impossible - FalloutProducer
2016 Jack Reacher: Never Go BackProducer
2015 Mission: Impossible - Rogue NationProducer
2012 Jack ReacherProducer
2011 Mission: Impossible - Ghost ProtocolProducer
2007 Lions for LambsExecutive Producer
2006 Mission: Impossible IIIProducer
2006 Ask the DustProducer
2005 ElizabethtownProducer
2004 Suspect ZeroProducer
2003 The Last SamuraiProducer
2003 Shattered GlassExecutive Producer
2002 NarcExecutive Producer
2001 Vanilla SkyProducer
2001 The OthersExecutive Producer
2000 Mission: Impossible IIProducer
1998 Without LimitsProducer
1996 Mission: ImpossibleProducer

Directing

1993 Fallen Angels(1 episode)Director

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