Thomas Cruise Mapother IV, known professionally as Tom Cruise, is an American actor and producer.
Cruise was born on July 3, 1962 in Syracuse, New York, the son of Mary Lee, a special education teacher, and Thomas Cruise Mapother III, an electrical engineer, both originally from Louisville, Kentucky.
He has three sisters: Lee Anne, Marian, and Cass. They are of English, German, and Irish ancestry.In sixth grade, Cruise went to Henry Munro Middle School. However, in the spring of that year, Cruise’s mother left his father, taking Cruise and his sisters back to the United States.His father died of cancer in 1984.Cruise briefly attended a Franciscan seminary in Cincinnati, Ohio, on a church scholarship and aspired to become a Catholic priest, before his interest in acting.
He started his career at age 19 in the film Endless Love (1981). After portraying supporting roles in Taps (1981) and The Outsiders (1983), his first leading role was in the romantic comedy Risky Business, released in August 1983. Cruise became a full-fledged movie star after starring as Pete “Maverick” Mitchell in the action drama Top Gun (1986). One of the biggest movie stars in Hollywood,Cruise starred in several more successful films in the 1980s, including the dramas The Color of Money (1986), Cocktail (1988), Rain Man (1988), and Born on the Fourth of July (1989).
In the early to mid-1980s, Cruise had relationships with older women, including Rebecca De Mornay, three years his senior; Patti Scialfa, nine years his senior; and Cher, sixteen years his senior. Cruise married actress Mimi Rogers on May 9, 1987. They divorced on February 4, 1990. Rogers introduced Cruise to Scientology. Cruise met his second wife, actress Nicole Kidman, on the set of their film Days of Thunder. The couple married on December 24, 1990. Cruise and Kidman adopted two children, Isabella and Connor Antony.
In February 2001, Cruise filed for divorce from KidmanIn April 2005, Cruise began dating actress Katie Holmes. On October 6, 2005, Cruise and Holmes announced they were expecting a child.In 2006 their daughter Suri was born.On November 18, 2006, Holmes and Cruise were married at the 15th-century Odescalchi Castle in Bracciano, Italy, in a Scientology ceremony attended by many Hollywood stars.On June 29, 2012, Holmes filed for divorce from Cruise after five and a half years of marriage.
He has been nominated for three Academy Awards and has won three Golden Globe Awards.
Age, Height & MeasurementsTom Cruise Age 56 years. Tom Cruise's height 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm), weight 150 lbs (68 kg). Body measurements 44 - 32 - 16 and Zodiac Sign Cancer.
|Tom Cruise Bio|
|Birth/Full Name||Thomas Cruise Mapother IV|
|Nick Name||Tom Cruise, TC|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Hair Color||Hair Color|
|Shoe Size||12 (US)|
|Dress Size||Update Soon|
|Father||Thomas Cruise Mapother III (Electrical Engineer)|
|Mother||Mary Lee (née Pfeiffer) (Special Education Teacher)|
|Sister||Lee Ann Mapother, Cass Mapother and Marian Mapother|
|Daughter||Suri Cruise and Isabella Jane Cruise|
|Spouse||Mimi Rogers (1987-1990,Nicole Kidman (1990-2001),Katie Holmes (2006-2012)|
|Dating/Affairs With||Diane Cox,Melissa Gilbert, Actress (1982),Heather Locklear, Actress (1982),Rebecca De Mornay, Actress (!983-1985),Patti Scialfa, Singer (1985),Cher, Singer (1985-1986),Mimi Rogers, Actress (1986-1990),Nicole Kidman, Actress (1990-2001),Penelope Cruz, Actr|
|School||Robert Hopkins Public School, Ottawa, Ontario Canada, Henry Munro Middle School, Ottawa, Canada, Franciscan seminary, Cincinnati, Ohio|
|College/University||Johnson State College|