Tom Cruise Biography – Age, Education, Personal Life, Career, Net Worth, Assets and Awards

Tom Cruise And His Family

By the name of Thomas Cruise Mapother IV, Tom Cruise (born July 3, 1962, Syracuse, New York, U.S.), American actor who emerged in the 1980s as one of Hollywood’s most popular leading men, known for his clean-cut good looks and versatility.

His father was an electrical engineer, and his mother worked as a special education teacher. He has three sisters. He had a difficult childhood and grew up in near-poverty. His father was an abusive man who often beat young Tom at the slightest pretext. Cruise’s parents divorced when he was 11, and the children moved with their mother to Louisville, Kentucky, and then to Glen Ridge, New Jersey, after she remarried. Like his mother and three sisters, Cruise suffered from dyslexia, which made academic success difficult.

Age, Physical Appearance, and Height

Tom Cruise was born on July 3, 1962, and according to the calculation, her current age is 59 years. 

Let’s Talk about his Height, Weight & Physical Status is the main things for the Film Industry. Fans are also attracted by the Height, Weight & Physical Status of an Actor, Singer, or artist. The height of Tom Cruise is 170 cm and 1.70 m and feet inches- 5′ 7″. Her weight is in kilograms- 68 kg. Weight can be changed every month or for the demand of the film story and Modelling.

Tom Cruise Waist Size 32 Inches and chest 44 Inches, And biceps 16 Inches. he has dark brown hair and green color eyes. Besides this, he is wearing a shoe size 9.


However, he excelled in athletics and considered pursuing a career in professional wrestling until a knee injury sidelined him during high school.

The family moved to Canada when his father got a job with the Canadian Armed Forces. However, his parents broke up within a few years, and Tom returned to the U.S. with his mother and sisters. As a school student, he became involved in drama and was encouraged by his teachers, who sensed that the boy was naturally gifted with acting abilities. He briefly attended a Franciscan seminary in Cincinnati on a church scholarship and aspired to become a Catholic priest.

Personal Life

Cruise’s personal life often attracted as much attention as his acting. His marriage to Kidman was followed closely by the Hollywood media, as was their divorce in 2001. Over the next few years, his outspoken support of Scientology proved controversial, especially his 2005 public denouncement of psychiatry as an illegitimate science (a view held by Scientologists). Nevertheless, Cruise continued to find attention in tabloids and entertainment media through his public relationship with actress Katie Holmes, to whom he was married from 2006 to 2012.


Tom Cruise film debut in Endless Love (1981). He had supporting roles in such movies as Taps (1981) and The Outsiders (1983) before starring as a high-school senior who turns his parents’ home into a brothel in Risky Business (1983). The movie was a major success, earning widespread Cruise recognition. His star status was cemented with Top Gun (1986), the highest-grossing film of that year, in which he played a navy jet pilot. In 1986 Cruise appeared opposite Paul Newman in The Color Of Money, which Martin Scorsese directed, and two years later starred as an autistic man’s selfish brother in Rain Man. For his portrayal of a Vietnam War veteran turned activist in Born On The Fourth Of July (1989), Cruise received his first Academy Award nomination.

Tom Cruise went on to exhibit a broad depth and range of characters in his films during the 1990s, playing such diverse roles as a navy lawyer in A Few Good Men (1992), a vampire in Interview with the Vampire (1994), and a secret agent in Mission: Impossible (1996); the immense popularity of the latter film led to sequels in 2000, 2006, 2011, 2015, and 2018. As a sports agent in Jerry Maguire, (1996), his performance earned Cruise a second Oscar nomination. In 1999 he starred with his then-wife, Nicole Kidman. In the highly anticipated final film of director Stanley Kubrick, Eyes Wide Shut(1999), an examination of marital fidelity drew mixed reviews. That year Cruise also earned acclaim as a misogynistic self-help guru in Magnolia, for which he received an Academy Award nomination for best-supporting actor.

Cruise starred in many action films in the 2000s, including the science-fiction thriller Minority Report (2002), directed by Steven Spielberg; The Last Samurai (2003), in which he played a disaffected U.S. soldier who aligns himself with a samurai community; and the gritty Los Angeles-set Collateral (2004), in which Tom Cruise took on the role of a stubborn contract killer. He reteamed with Spielberg on War Of The Worlds (2005), a visually impressive adaptation of the H.G. Wells novel of the same name. In 2008 Cruise earned laughs as an abrasive movie executive in Tropic Thunder’s comedy. He portrayed the historical figure Col. Claus von Stauffenberg, a German army officer who organized an attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler in Valkyrie.

Cruise subsequently starred in Knight and Day’s action thrillers (2010) and Jack Reacher (2012). He played a former army investigator in the latter, a role he reprised in Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016). After appearing as a 1980s rock idol in the musical Rock Of Ages (2012), he was cast as an apocalypse survivor in Oblivion’s sci-fi adventure (2013). He then portrayed a glib military public relations officer repeatedly killed and resurrected in the comic alien-invasion romp Edge Of Tomorrow (2014). In 2017 Cruise starred in the action-horror film The Mummy and the antic drama American Made.

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Net Worth

Tom Cruise Net worth is $570 Million: Tom cruise is one of the greatest, finest, and most famous names in Hollywood and other film industries. 8 out of every 10 people who watch Hollywood Movies are a huge fan of this rock star! His most super hit movies are Top Gun (1986), Mission Impossible (1996), Jerry Maguire (1996), A Few Good Men (1992), Rain Man (1988), Risky Business (1983), Minority Report (2002), Collateral (2004), Magnolia (1999), Edge of Tomorrow (2014), The Last Samurai (1993), Oblivion (2013).

His first strong impression was in the teen comedy movie “Risky Business” in 1983, which made him a rising superstar. Apart from being a huge earner, Tom is also a great donor for charity. A large amount of his income is donated to various charity programs throughout the world, including “America: A tribute to heroes” charity to respect the victims of the 9/ 11 attack. So, we can make out that he understands his responsibilities towards society and is also so dedicated towards it.

Tom Cruise House:

In California, Mr. Tom Cruise once possessed a real estate mansion in Beverly Hills. The property covered an area of 10,286 square feet, which was sold to Leon and Debra Black for a whopping amount of 40 million USD. Mr. Cruise also has a house in Colorado worth 30 million dollars.

Car Collection

  1. Bugatti Veyron ( Worth 19,00,000 $ )
  2. BMW M7 ( Worth 1,60,000 $ )
  3. Chevrolet Suburban ( Worth 80,000 $ )
  4. Cadillac Escatade ( Worth 1,20,000 $ )
  5. Chevrolet Corvette C1 ( Worth 1,50,000 $ )
  6. Chevrolet Camaro SS ( Worth 1,70,000 $ )
  7. Ford Mustang Saleen ( Worth 75,000 $ )
  8. Porsche 911 Carrela ( Worth 1,20,000 $ )

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Riya Kapoor

Riya Kapoor writes about lifestyle, entertainment, news and gadgets. She has been in this industry for almost 4 years now. She is a graduate from Delhi University with English Hons and had deep connection with writing since her childhood.

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