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Syracuse, New York, United States
Claim to Fame
Risky Business,Top Gun, The Firm, Jerry Maguire
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Actor/Actress, Producer, Writer
Profile Bio Text
Thomas Cruise Mapother IV (born July 3, 1962), better known by his screen name of Tom Cruise, is an American film actor and producer. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards and won three Golden Globe Awards. His first leading role was in 1983 film Risky Business, which has been described as "A Generation X classic, and a career-maker" for the actor. After playing the role of a heroic naval pilot in the popular and financially successful 1986 film Top Gun, Cruise continued in this vein, playing a secret agent in a series of Mission: Impossible action films in the 1990s and 2000s. In addition to these heroic roles, he has starred in a variety of other successful films such as Days of Thunder (1990), Jerry Maguire (1996), Magnolia (1999), Vanilla Sky (2001), Minority Report (2002), The Last Samurai (2003), Collateral (2004) and War of the Worlds (2005).
Since 2005, Cruise and Paula Wagner have been in charge of the United Artists film studio, with Cruise as producer and star and Wagner as the chief executive. Cruise is also known for his controversial support of and adherence to the Church of Scientology.
Glen Ridge High School, Glen Ridge, New Jersey, United States
Full Name at Birth
Thomas Cruise Mapother IV
www.tomcruisefan.com, www.tomcruiseforever.com, www.tomcruisehq.com
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Thomas Mapother III (electrical engineer, b. 15-Oct-1934, d. Jan-1984)
Mary Lee Pfeiffer South
Lee Anne DeVette (Cruise's spokesman, b. 1959), Marian Mapother (teacher, b. 1961), Cass Mapother (restaurateur, b. 1963)
David Miscavige, Will Smith, David Beckham, Jada Pinkett Smith, Victoria Beckham, Jim Carrey
Joseph South (step father)
Suri Cruise (Daughter), Isabella Cruise (daughter), Connor Cruise (son)
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Creative Artists Agency
L. Ron Hubbard
Tom Cruise (born Thomas Cruise Mapother IV; July 3, 1962) is an American actor and filmmaker. Cruise 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 the romantic comedy Risky Business, released in August 1983. Cruise became a full-fledged movie star after starring as Pete "Maverick" Mitchell in the action drama Top Gun (1986). Since 1996, he has been well known for his role as secret agent Ethan Hunt in the Mission: Impossible film series, whose most recent film, Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, was released in 2015.
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Briefly attending St. Xavier High School in Louisville, Kentucky, he was a paperboy for the Louisville Courier-Journal and finally settled at Glen Ridge High School, New Jersey.
It was here that Cruise developed an interest in acting, after injuring his knee and being unable to continue on the school's wrestling team. He played the lead role in the school's production of 'Guys and Dolls' with great success.
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(2011-) TV commercial: Kure 5-56 (Japan)