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If you had told fourteen-year-old Franciscan seminary student Thomas Cruise Mapother IV that one day in the not-too-distant future he would be considered one of the top hundred movie stars of all time, he would have probably grinned and told you that his ambition was to become a priest. None the less, this sensitive, deeply religious youngster who ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 41 wins & 61 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Mena (pre-production)
Barry Seal
 2013/I Oblivion
Jack
 1986 Top Gun
Maverick
 1985 Legend
Jack
 1983 Losin' It
Woody
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Kure 5-56 (Japan) See more »

Publicity Listings:

12 Print Biographies | 6 Portrayals | 32 Interviews | 108 Articles | 21 Pictorials | 150 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Tomu Kurûzu

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

The important thing with a child is that you love them, you protect them and you help them to grow and find out who they are. And as a parent, it's my responsibility to help them to become independent and get all the knowledge and a broad view of the world and life. I know that Nic [Nicole Kidman] absolutely agrees with that. And that's what's important: being there. See more »

Trivia:

Was going to play as Tom Warshaw in House of D (2004) and opted to do War of the Worlds (2005) instead. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays characters caught up in extraordinary circumstances See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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