Thomas Cruise Mapother, lovingly known as Tom Cruise is one of the most loved and celebrated actors and filmmaker in Hollywood. Popular for his seemingly infinite acting prowess, his belief in Church of Scientology, his strange romantic relationships and failed marriages, Tom Cruise is one of the most handsome celebrity that Hollywood has ever seen.
Tom’s charming smile is one of the reasons he’s popular among his colleagues and ladies too.
Tom Cruise Body Measurements, Age, and Height
The Hollywood superstar is one of the Most Handsome Guys on The Planet. Tom Cruise is 53-year-old, still gorgeous as ever, he is practically ageless. His height is 1.7m (5 foot 7 inches), he weighs 150lbs (68kg).
Tom body build is athletic, his measurements are 44-32-16, stands for chest , waist , and bicep . Other than the body, his green color eyes are the most attractive when he smiles.
Tom Cruise Ethnicity, Religion, and Zodiac Sign
Tom Cruise nickname TC, was born on July 3, 1962, in Syracuse, New York. He is of English, German, and Irish, descent. Tom Cruise is a believer of Scientology. By his birthdate, his Zodiac Sign is Cancer.
Tom Cruise Net Worth
The estimated net worth of Tom Cruise is $550 million making him one of the richest Hollywood star in the industry. Tom Cruise is perhaps best recognized for his films like The Colour of Money, Oblivion, Vanilla Sky, Knight and Day etc.
Cruise was named as the highest paid actor in the Hollywood industry in 2012, well as the receiver of three Academy Awards nominations and three Golden Globe Awards.
Tom Cruise Family
|Father||Thomas Mapother III (Electric Engineer)|
|Mother||Mary Lee Pfeiffer (Special Education Teacher)|
|Sister||Lee Ann Mapother
Tom Cruise: Preach Scientology
(What is Scientology?)
Scientology is a religious system based on the seeking of self-knowledge and spiritual fulfillment through graded courses of study and training.
Tom Cruise is a preacher of this religion and became involved with Scientology in 1990 through Mimi Rogers, his first wife. Cruise struggled with dyslexia during his early days and Scientology helped me a lot especially L.Ron Hubbard Study Tech. He is very vocal about the Church of Scientology.
He co-founded and raised donations for Downtown Medical to offer New York City 9/11 rescue workers detoxification therapy.
In 2013, Tom revealed that his ex-wife Katie Holmes divorced him in a way to protect the couple’s daughter Suri from Scientology. Tom also confessed that his daughter, Suri is no longer a practicing member of the Church.
Tom Cruise’s Middle Tooth
If you look a close look at Cruise you will realize that the actor whose recognized for his charming smile has a big white tooth in perfect alignment and display.
A perfect smile or teeth is a very important part for the success of any actor, singer, model, politician, and even sportspersons and Tom Cruise knows this.
If rumors are to be believed then the Vanilla Sky actor actually consulted his cosmetic dentist to give him the perfect smile with his “moon tooth”.
Tom Cruise Movies
|The Last Samurai||Nathan Algren||2003|
|War of the World||Ray Ferrier||2005|
|Mission Impossible series||Ethan Hunt||1996, 2000, 2006, 2015, 2018|
|Knight and Day||Roy Miller||2010|
|Edge of Tomorrow||Cage||2014|
Endless Love (1981): Tom Cruise’s First Movie
Endless Love is an American romantic drama feature which is based on a novel by the same name written by Scott Spencer. The movie is directed by Franco Zeffirelli.
The movie’s star Brooke Shields and Martin Hewitt. This is the first movie in which Tom Cruise appeared but not in the lead but a small role as Billy.
The movie received mixed comments (mostly negative) but Tom’s appearance was noticed and praised.
Top Gun: (1986)
Top Gun is an action drama film which when released receiver mixed reviews from film critics. The movie is directed by Tony Scott and produced by Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer, the movie was produced in association with Paramount Pictures.
The movie stars Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis, Val Kilmer, Anthony Edwards, and Tom Skerritt. In the movie, Tom plays Lieutenant Pete “Maverick” Mitchell, an impetuous daredevil Navy pilot ace.
He and his Radar Intercept Officer Nick “Goose Bradshaw are accepted into Miramar’s elite Fighter School, also known as “Top Gun” and train. Top Gun was released on May 16, 1986.
The movie’s action sequences, effects, aerial stunt and performances by the actors were highly appreciated. The movie won an Academy Award for Best Original Song for “Take My Breathe Away”.
Oblivion is a post-apocalyptic science fiction movie which is based on an uplifted novel “Oblivion” by Joseph Kosinski. The movie was directed and produced by Joseph Kosinski. The movies pay homage to science fiction films of the 1970s.
Tom Cruise plays Jack Harper who works as a security repairman on Earth. He is left empty and devastated after a war with aliens and sins his fellow survivors on a faraway colony before his mission ends which is due in two weeks.
His concept of reality comes crashing down when he rescues Julia Rusakova Harper played by Olga Kurylenko. The arrival of Julia triggers a chain of events in Jack’s nearly single-handed battle to save mankind.
Risky Business (1983)
Risky Business is an American romantic comedy movie. The movie stars Tom Cruise and Rebecca De Mornay in the lead. The movie was written and directed by a debut director Paul Brickman.
This movie is known to be a launch of Tom Cruise’s career to stardom. The movie revolves around the themes of materialism, loss of innocence, coming of age and capitalism.
Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Edge of Tomorrow is known from its tagline “LIVE. DIE. REPEAT.”, is an American science fiction movie which takes place in future where Earth is invaded by an alien race.
Tom who plays Major William Cage is a public relation officer with no compact experience is forced to help his seniors on a landing operation against the aliens.
He gets killed in the comeback but a time loop sends him back to a day of the day which precedes the battle every time he dies.
Finally, he improves his fighting skills through the repeated days and finally defeats the aliens. The movie stars Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt in the lead and the movie is directed by Doug Liman.
Tom Cruise Injury
He was persistent to do his stunts himself in the next Mission Impossible- Fallout movie that he broke his ankle and was injured while performing a stunt which pushed the shooting to take an eight-week hiatus.
He injured his foot while jumping from one building to another. Tom appeared on The Graham Norton show and revealed about his injury.
Tom Cruise Social Media
Cruise has 2.1 M followers on Instagram (@tomcruise) whereas Tom has about 6.56 M followers on Twitter (@TomCruise). His Facebook page has about 11M likes (@officialtomcruise).