Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise

Thomas Cruise Mapother IV (born July 3, 1962), known professionally as Tom Cruise, is an American actor and producer. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards and has won three Golden Globe Awards. He started his career at age 19 in the film Endless Love.

Since 1996, Cruise has been well known for his role as IMF agent Ethan Hunt in the Mission: Impossible film series, whose most recent film, Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, was released in 2015.

In 2012, Cruise was Hollywood’s highest-paid actor.[1] Sixteen of his films grossed over $100 million in the United States, and 23 have grossed in excess of $200 million worldwide.[2] As of September 2017, Cruise’s films have grossed more than $3.7 billion at U.S. and Canadian box offices and more than $9.0 billion worldwide,[3] making him the eighth highest-grossing actor in North America and one of the top-grossing actors worldwide.[4]

He has won Golden Globe Awards for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture in Drama in 1990 for Born on the Fourth of July; Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture in Comedy/Musical in 1997 for Jerry Maguire; and Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture in 2000 for Magnolia. In 2002, Cruise won the Saturn Award for Best Actor for Vanilla Sky. In 2003, he won an AFI Movie of the Year Award for The Last Samurai and an Empire Award for Best Actor for Minority Report.

Filmography

YEAR TITLE ROLE
2017 American Made Barry Seal
2017 The Mummy Nick Morton
2016 Jack Reacher: Never Go Back Jack Reacher
2015 Mission Impossible – Rogue Nation Ethan Hunt
2014 Edge of Tomorrow Major William Cage
2013 Oblivion Jack Harper
2012 Rock of Ages Stacee Jaxx
2011 Mission Impossible – Ghost Protocol Ethan Hunt
2010 Knight and Day Roy Miller
2008 Valkyrie Col. Claus von Stauffenberg
2008 Tropic Thunder Les Grossman
2007 Lions for Lambs Sen Jasper Irving
2006 Mission: Impossible III Ethan Hunt
2006 Ask the Dust
2005 Elizabethtown
2005 War of the Worlds Ray Ferrier
2004 Collateral Vincent
2003 The Last Samurai Nathan Algren
2003 Shattered Glass
2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember Austin Powers (in Movie)
2002 Minority Report Officer John Anderton
2002 Space Station 3D Narrator
2001 Vanilla Sky David Aames
2001 The Others
1999 Magnolia Frank “T.J.” Mackey
1999 Eyes Wide Shut William Harford
1998 Without Limits
1996 Jerry Maguire Jerry Maguire
1996 Mission: Impossible Ethan Hunt
1994 Interview With the Vampire Lestat
1992 A Few Good Men Lieutenant J.G. Daniel Kaffe
1990 Days of Thunder Cole Trickle
1989 Born on the Fourth of July Ron Kovic
1988 Rain Man Charlie Babbitt
1986 The Color of Money Vincent Lauria
1986 Top Gun Lt. Pete Mitchell
1985 Legend Jack
1983 Risky Business Joel Goodson
1983 The Outsiders Steve Randale
1983 All the Right Moves Stef Djordjevic
1981 Taps David Shawn