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Tom Cruise

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. From: Wikipedia

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Jul 3, 1962 In Syracuse, New York, U.S
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Oscar (The Academy Awards) 1929-05-16
Latest Project:
Movie Misión: Imposible - Nación secreta 2015-07-23
Known For
Poster of Entrevista con el vampiro
Poster of Algunos hombres buenos
Poster of Top Gun (├Źdolos del Aire)
Movie Misión: Imposible - Nación secreta Ethan Hunt 2015-07-23
Movie Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief Himself (archive footage) 2015-01-25
Movie Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman Himself 2015-05-08
Movie Al filo del mañana Maj. William "Bill" Cage 2014-05-27
Movie Oblivion Jack 2013-04-10
Movie La era del Rock Stacee Jaxx 2012-06-13
Movie Jack Reacher Reacher 2012-12-20
Movie Misión imposible 4: Protocolo fantasma Ethan Hunt 2011-12-07
Movie Noche y día Roy Miller 2010-06-15
Movie Sex, Drugs & Religion Himself 2010-01-01
Movie The Secrets of Scientology Himself (archive footage) 2010-09-28
Movie Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible Narrator 2010-11-14
Movie Tropic Thunder, ¡una guerra muy perra! Les Grossmann 2008-08-09
Movie Valkiria Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg 2008-12-25
Movie Leones por corderos Senator Jasper Irving 2007-10-22
Series The Chaser's War on Everything Unknown 2006-02-17
Movie Misión imposible 3 Ethan Hunt 2006-05-03
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie La guerra de los mundos Ray Ferrier 2005-06-28
Movie Genius. A Night for Ray Charles Himself 2004-10-07
Movie Collateral Vincent 2004-08-05
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie El último samurai Captain Nathan Algren 2003-12-05
Movie Estación Espacial 3D Narrator 2002-04-17
Movie Hitting It Hard 2002-05-21
Movie Prelude to a Dream 2002-05-21
Movie Minority Report Chief John Anderton 2002-06-20
Series American Idol Unknown 2002-06-11
Movie America: A Tribute to Heroes 2001-09-21
Movie Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures Narration 2001-05-02
Movie Vanilla Sky David Aames 2001-12-10
Movie Misión Imposible 2 Ethan Hunt 2000-05-23
Movie Eyes Wide Shut Dr. William 'Bill' Harford 1999-07-14
Series Rove Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie Magnolia Frank T.J. Mackey 1999-12-08
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Mission: Impossible Ethan Hunt 1996-05-21
Movie Jerry Maguire Jerry Maguire 1996-12-06
Series Las noticias de Jon Stewart Himself 1996-07-22
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie Entrevista con el vampiro Lestat de Lioncourt 1994-11-11
Movie La tapadera Mitch McDeere 1993-06-30
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Un horizonte muy lejano Joseph Donnelly 1992-05-22
Movie Time Out: The Truth About HIV, AIDS and You Himself 1992-10-20
Movie Algunos hombres buenos Lt. Daniel Kaffee 1992-12-11
Movie Días de trueno Cole Trickle 1990-06-27
Movie Nacido el 4 de Julio Ron Kovic 1989-12-20
Movie Rain Man Charlie Babbitt 1988-12-11
Movie Cocktail Brian Flanagan 1988-07-29
Movie Top Gun (Ídolos del Aire) Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell 1986-05-16
Movie El color del dinero Vincent Lauria 1986-10-07
Movie Legend Jack 1985-07-19
Movie La clave del éxito Stefen Djordjevic 1983-10-21
Movie Ir a perderlo y perderse Woody 1983-04-22
Movie Rebeldes Steve Randle 1983-03-25
Movie Risky Business Joel Goodsen 1983-08-05
Series Wetten, dass..? Unknown 1981-02-14
Movie Amor sin fin Billy 1981-07-17
Movie Taps, más allá del honor Cadet Captain David Shawn 1981-12-20
Series Oscar (The Academy Awards) Unknown 1929-05-16