Age: Tom Cruise is 58 years old (as in 2020).
Date of Birth: 3 July 1962 (age 58 years)
Height: 1.7 m
Spouse: Katie Holmes (m. 2006–2012), Nicole Kidman (m. 1990–2001), Mimi Rogers (m. 1987–1990)
Upcoming movies: Top Gun: Maverick, Mission: Impossible 7, Mission: Impossible 8
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One of the Biggest movie star, Thomas Cruise Mapother IV, famous as Tom Cruise was born on July 3, 1962. His birth place is Syracuse, New York. Tom Cruise started his career from Endless Love (1981) when he was only 19 years old. Three nominations for Academy Awards brought the Cruise in the line of most famous actors of Hollywood and earned a lot of fame for him worldwide. It’s simply a short biography of Tom Cruise, later on we will add more content to make it perfect to read.
Birth, Childhood and Early Life of Tom Cruise
Tom cruise childhood
Tom Cruise was born to Thomas Cruise Mapother III, an electrical engineer, and Mary Lee, his mother was a special education teacher. Cruise could not excel his skills in the study because of his parents divorce when he was only 11 years old. He went to different schools and attended almost 15 schools. Cruise also attended a Franciscan Seminary at the age of 14, when he wanted to become a Priest but left it after one year. During his school days he participated in a Musical “Guys and Dolls” and won the awards, this brought him to the acting career.
Acting Career of Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise started his career by playing a short role in “Endless Love” (1981). He appeared in his first leading role in the film “Risky Business” 1983. Tom cruise’s acting career earned wings from his most successful movie “Top Gun” 1986. Cruise starred with Dustin Hoffman in “Rain” 1988, and the film won the Academy Awad for the Best Film. Cruise appeared in another film “Born on the Fourth July” 1989, which earned him Golden Globe Award for Best Actor-Motion Picture drama and his first Academy Award nomination for Best Actor.
His role as Ethan Hunt in “Mission Impossible” 1996 was much appraised and the film was another hit. Cruise appeared in “Jerry Maguire” and “Magnolia” and both earned him Golden Globe Awards and Academy Awards nominations.
In 2003, Tom received the Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor nomination for his work in “The Last Samurai”. Tom appeared in another big commercial success ” War of the Worlds” the fourth highest grossing film of the year. In his other movies, “Jack Reacher” 2012 and “Oblivion” 2013 remained commercially successful at box office.
Achievement and Awards of Tom Cruise
Cruise have won AFI Movie of the year Awards for ” The Last Samurai” in 2003. He also earned three nominations for Academy Awards for his work in “Born on Fourth July” in 1990, “Jerry Maguire” in 1997 and “Magnolia” in 2000. He also won three Golden Globe Awards out of seven nominations and three MTV Awards.
Personal Life of Tom Cruise
Tom met with the co-star Rebecca De Mornay on the set of Risky Business and dated with her from 1983 to 1985. Then he married actress Mimi Rogers but their marriage could not last long and ended in divorce on February 4, 1990, after two years of relation. Cruise then married Nicole Kidman, his second marriage took place on December 24, 1990. after their marriage both adopted two children Isabella and Connor Antony. After divorce with Nicole, Cruise’s third wife was Katie Holms to whom he married after the birth of their daughter Suri in 2006, the couple divorced in 2012.
Net Worth of Tom Cruise
Cruise is estimated to have a net worth of $450 million.
In 2011 and 2012 Tom topped the list of Forbes as the highest paid actor in Hollywood earning around $75 million, but today he is said to be earning at least $50 million in salary annually making him among the top 5 highest paid actors in the world today. Being one of the most sought-after actor and the best in the industry which can be accredited by his total earning per film you can make a conclusion that his name spells gold at the box office. Some of Tom’s highest earnings per film are as below.
Top Gun $2 million
Days of Thunder $9 million
Interview with the Vampire $15 million
Mission Impossible $70 million of gross
Mission Impossible II, III $150 million of gross
Edge of Tomorrow $23 million
Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation $25 million
Tom acting success has made him a star in the industry and even holds the record of acting in six films that have made greater than $100 million in collections and in addition he is the leading star in box office today based on the total credits from Cruise films which have grossed more than $7.8 billion. With such statistics and the fact that his career is on its prime his net worth is projected to rise and in the near future, he might even make more.
Apart from acting career cruise is also a producer. He made a partnership with Paul Wagner a longtime friend and a talent agent to form Cruise/Wagner productions in 1993, and since then the company has been able to produce several films among them the mission: impossible franchise movies. He also owns 30% of United Artists film studio.
The father of three children is said to own a Bugatti Veyron which is considered the worlds most fastest car and a Porche 911 which will cost you nearly $250k in the market today. In addition to luxurious cars, Tom Cruise doesn’t fly commercially as he owns several private jets the most notable ones are Gulfstream-IV SP aircraft which is said to cost $35 million and Aviat-Pitts S-2B (P-51 Mustang Fighter) among others.
He also owns a home in Telluride Colorado that is going for $59 million, East Grinstead home in England that is about $7 million, and a condo apartment in New York which is about $3 million among other properties.
Cruise resume has plenty of films since he has starred in many films but some of his most recent ones are Jack Reacher: Never Go Back 2016, ,Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation 2015, Edge of Tomorrow 2014, Oblivion 2013, Jack Reacher 2012, Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol 2011, Knight and Day 2010, Mission: Impossible II 2000 , Valkyrie 2008, Lions for Lambs 2007, Mission: Impossible III 2006, Collateral 2004, The Last Samurai 2003 War of the Worlds 2005 Minority Report 2002, Vanilla Sky 2001 among many others.
This man deserves the crown of the king when it comes to acting. He has achieved much success in his career and yet he is not looking as if he is retiring anytime soon.
Religion, Physical Stats and Zodiac Sign of Tom Cruise
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Height 5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
Weight 67 kg or 148 pounds
Chest Size 50 inch
Waist size 30 inch
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Blue
Favorite Things of Tom Cruise
Favorite Color Green (Since it is the color of money)
Favorite Sport Football
Favorite Perfume Clive Christian
Favorite Food Pasta