Tom Cruise Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Tom Cruise Biography
  • Name: Tom Cruise
  • Age: 56 years old
  • Height: 5ft 7in (171 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Net Worth: US $480 Million
  • Status: Alive

Tom Cruise is an American actor, producer and Scientologist. He’s a three time Golden Globe Award winner and was nominated for three Academy Awards. Cruise was born on July 3, 1962 in Syracuse, New York. His mother, Mary, was a schoolteacher, and his father, Thomas, an electrical engineer. He has three siblings, Lee Anne, Marian and Cass. Cruise attended Glen Ridge High School. He initially wanted to become a professional wrestler and at one point a priest. He eventually moved to New York to pursue acting.

Cruise made his movie debut in the 1981 romantic drama film, Endless Love. Other early film appearances include Taps (1981) and The Outsiders (1983). His first starring role was that of “Joel Goodson” in the 1983 romantic comedy, Risky Business. Cruise starred opposite Kelly McGillis in the 1986 action drama, Top Gun. The film was a commercial success which became the highest grossing film of 1986. He followed up with prominent roles in The Color of Money (1986) with Paul Newman, Rain Man (1988) with Dustin Hoffman, and A Few Good Men (1992) with Jack Nicholson.

Cruise starred as “Ethan Hunt” in the Mission Impossible film series. The first installment of the film was released in 1996, and the latest ‘Rogue Nation’ was released in 2015. A sixth Mission Impossible film is in production with a projected released year of 2021. Cruise picked up a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for the film ‘Jerry Maguire (1996)’. Other notable films include Minority Report (2002), The Last Samurai (2003), War of the Worlds (2005), Jack Reacher (2012), and Edge of Tomorrow (2014).

Tom Cruise is 5ft 7in tall and has a net worth of $480 million. He was married to actress Mimi Rogers from 1987 to 1990, followed by Nicole Kidman from 1990 to 2001, and finally Katie Holmes from 2006 to 2012. He has two adopted children, Isabella and Connor, and one biological child, Suri. Cruise was introduced to Scientology by his second wife, Rogers. Since then he’s became an advocate for the Church of Scientology. He also credited the church with curing his dyslexia.

Tom Cruise Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Tom Cruise Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Thomas Cruise Mapother IV
  • Birthday: July 3, 1962
  • How Old : Age: 56 years old
  • Place of Birth: Syracuse, New York, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 7in (171 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor, Producer
  • Years Active: 1980–present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $480 Million
  • Marriage(s): Mimi Rogers, Nicole Kidman, Katie Holmes
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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