American actor Tom Cruise appears on many cast lists in modern media. He was born in 1962 in Syracuse, NY., and began his acting career in the 1981 film Endless Love, and would later star in hit films such as Top Gun, Mission: Impossible, and Risky Business.
He also has an extensive collection of awards, including three Golden Globes and a star on the Walk of Fame.
Tom was also a member of the Church of Scientology and was active in the organization after being converted by his first wife, Mimi Rogers, in 1986. Although he temporarily stepped away from the group after seven years of study, Tom was successfully recruited back. He has since requested that no questions about Scientology be directed toward him.
Full Name: Thomas Cruise Mapother IV
Birthdate: July 3, 1962
Net Worth: $600 million
Fun Fact: Tom Cruise attended 15 schools in 14 years of education! His mother moved his family to various locations in Canada and the United States.
Latest Tom Cruise News and Updates
'Top Gun: Maverick' Star Tom Cruise Allegedly Does "Not Have a Part" in Daughter Suri's LifeDoes 'Top Gun: Maverick' star Tom Cruise see his daughter, Suri? Details on the actor's estranged relationship with his youngest daughter.
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This Tom Cruise Magic Trick Video Shows the Chilling Power of Deepfake TechThe Tom Cruise magic trick video on TikTok and other @deeptomcruise uploads show how easily viewers can be fooled by deepfake technology.
Jeff Meacham and Joel Johnstone on How They Created 'Meeting Tom Cruise' (EXCLUSIVE)The 'Meeting Tom Cruise' podcast hosts, Jeff Meacham and Joel Johnstone, are passionate about the actor's persona both on and off the screen.
The 'Meeting Tom Cruise' Podcast Hosts Are Still Waiting Their Turn to Encounter the ActorThe concept behind 'Meeting Tom Cruise' is fairly self-explanatory: Fans tell stories about how they met the actor. The hosts are still waiting.
People Are Freaking out Over the Deepfake of Tom Cruise on TikTokAfter one user on TikTok uploaded a video featuring a deepfake of Tim Cruise's face on his, people really thought it was the actor.
Tom Cruise Is Still a Scientologist After Joining the Religion Over Three Decades AgoIs Tom Cruise still in Scientology? The actor entered the religion in 1986, and he has remained one of its most outspoken advocates ever since.
Tom Cruise Threatens to Fire 'Mission: Impossible' Crew Who Broke COVID Rules In Leaked AudioA leaked audio recording appears to show actor Tom Cruise threatening to fire workers who broke COVID rules on the set of Mission: Impossible 7.
Tom Cruise Is Going Where No Actor Has Gone Before... Space!Is Tom Cruise going to space to film his next movie? It has been confirmed that the actor is teaming with NASA for his next action project.
Tom Cruise Pays Child Support, but It's Not as Much as You Might ThinkTom Cruise and Katie Holmes divorced in 2012, and ever since then, he’s paid a rather small amount in child support to support their daughter.
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