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In 1976, if you had told 14 year old Franciscan seminary student Thomas Cruise Mapother IV that one day in the not too distant future he would be considered one of the top 100 movie stars of all time, he would have probably grinned and told you that his ambition was to become a priest. Nonetheless, this sensitive, deeply religious youngster who ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 46 wins & 74 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Top Gun
Top Gun Maverick
(1986)
Mission: Impossible
Mission: Impossible Ethan Hunt
(1996)
Jerry Maguire
Jerry Maguire Jerry Maguire
(1996)
A Few Good Men
A Few Good Men Lt. Daniel Kaffee
(1992)

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 2013/I Oblivion
Jack
 1999 Aimee Mann: Save Me (Video short)
Frank T.J. Mackey
 1986 Top Gun
Maverick
 1985 Legend
Jack
 1983 Losin' It
Woody
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Kure 5-56 (Japan) See more »

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12 Print Biographies | 6 Portrayals | 32 Interviews | 119 Articles | 21 Pictorials | 154 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Tomu Kurûzu

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on the invasion of Iraq] Personally, I don't have all the information President [George W. Bush] has. But I believe [Saddam Hussein] has committed many crimes against humanity and his own people. See more »

Trivia:

Is reportedly a huge fan of The Simpsons (1989). However, he has twice turned down guest roles; once for the part of "Tom", which was written specifically for him, in the episode "Brother From the Same Planet" (eventually voiced by regular Phil Hartman) and the other alongside his then-wife Nicole Kidman in the episode "When You Dish Upon a Star" (eventually voiced by then-couple Alec Baldwin and ... See more »

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Often plays characters caught up in extraordinary circumstances See more »

Nickname:

TC

Star Sign:

Cancer

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What a waste of talent. Hasn't made a decent film for 12 years dark_liquidity
What's he know that stops him from going on vacation to romp and play? RustyShacklefurd
Amazing in Jack Reacher II. One of the greats. davidthomsonfineart
He needs to play a Villain aazanmanji
Has Mr. Cruise ever been in a "bad" movie? charcoales
Jack Reacher Never Go Back abisol27
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