Thomas Cruise Mapother IV

An American actor and filmmaker. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards and has won three Golden Globe Awards. He started his career at age 19 in the 1981 film Endless Love. After portraying supporting roles in Taps (1981) and The Outsiders (1983), his first leading role was in Risky Business, released in August 1983. Cruise became a full-fledged movie star after starring as Pete "Maverick" Mitchell in Top Gun (1986). He has since 1996 been well known for his role as secret agent Ethan Hunt in the Mission: Impossible film series. One of the biggest movie stars in Hollywood, Cruise has starred in many successful films, including The Color of Money (1986), Cocktail (1988), Rain Man (1988), Born on the Fourth of July (1989), Far and Away(1992), A Few Good Men (1992), The Firm (1993), Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994), Jerry Maguire (1996), Eyes Wide Shut (1999), Magnolia (1999), Vanilla Sky (2001), Minority Report (2002), The Last Samurai (2003), Collateral (2004), War of the Worlds (2005), Lions for Lambs (2007), Valkyrie (2008), Knight and Day (2010), Jack Reacher (2012), Oblivion (2013), and Edge of Tomorrow (2014). In 2012, Cruise was Hollywood's highest-paid actor. Fifteen of his films grossed over $100 million domestically; twenty-one has grossed in excess of $200 million worldwide. Cruise is known for his support for the Church of Scientology and its affiliated social programs.  


Mission: Impossible 8 (2022) as Ethan Hunt
Mission: Impossible 7 (2021) as Ethan Hunt
Top Gun: Maverick (2021) as Captain Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell
Donald Trump Is President and You're Not: A Portrait of Donald J. Trump (2020)
Kubrick by Kubrick (2020) as Self (archive footage)
Tom Cruise: An Eternal Youth (2020) as Himself
The Golden Hour: Making of Days of Thunder (2020) as Himself (archive footage)
Behind the Fallout (2018) as Himself
Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) as Ethan Hunt
Spielberg (2017) as Self
Diana: The Day Britain Cried (2017) as Himself (archive footage)
American Made (2017) as Barry Seal
The Mummy (2017) as Nick Morton
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016) as Jack Reacher
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015) as Ethan Hunt
Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman (2015) as Himself
Cocktails & Dreams (2015) as Brian Flanagan
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015) as Himself (archive footage)
Edge of Tomorrow: Creatures Not of This World (2014) as Himself
Edge of Tomorrow: Weapons of the Future (2014) as Himself
Edge of Tomorrow (2014) as Cage
And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)
Promise of a New World: The Making of 'Oblivion' (2013) as Himself
Oblivion (2013) as Jack
Jack Reacher (2012) as Jack Reacher
Rock of Ages (2012) as Stacee Jaxx
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011) as Ethan Hunt
Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible (2010) as Narrator (voice)
Knight and Day (2010) as Roy Miller
Together: The Hendrick Motorsports Story (2009) as Narrator
Valkyrie (2008) as Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg
The Valkyrie Legacy: The Plot To Kill Hitler (2008)
The Dream is Always the Same: The Story of Risky Business (2008)
Tropic Thunder (2008) as Les Grossmann
Lions for Lambs (2007) as Senator Jasper Irving
Mission: Impossible III (2006) as Ethan Hunt
War of the Worlds (2005) as Ray Ferrier
City of Night: The Making of 'Collateral' (2004) as Himself
Collateral (2004) as Vincent
Special Delivery: Michael Mann on Making 'Collateral' (2004)
The Last Samurai (2003) as Nathan Algren
Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002) as Tom Cruise / Famous Austin ('Austinpussy')
Minority Report (2002) as Chief John Anderton
The Art of Action: Martial Arts in the Movies (2002) as Himself
Hitting it Hard (2002)
Space Station 3D (2002) as Narrator
IMAX Space Station: Adventures in Space (2002) as Narrator
America: A Tribute to Heroes (2001) as Himself
Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures (2001) as Narration/Himself
Vanilla Sky (2001) as David Aames
Mission: Impossible II (2000) as Ethan Hunt
Magnolia (1999) as Frank T.J. Mackey
Cruise on Kubrick (1999)
The Last Movie: Stanley Kubrick and 'Eyes Wide Shut' (1999) as Himself
Eyes Wide Shut (1999) as Dr. William 'Bill' Harford
Jerry Maguire (1996) as Jerry Maguire
Mission: Impossible (1996) as Ethan Hunt
Interview with the Vampire (1994) as Lestat de Lioncourt
The Firm (1993) as Mitch McDeere
A Few Good Men (1992) as Lt. Daniel Kaffee
Time Out: The Truth About HIV, AIDS and You (1992) as Himself
Far and Away (1992) as Joseph Donnelly
Days of Thunder (1990) as Cole Trickle
Born on the Fourth of July (1989) as Ron Kovic
Rain Man (1988) as Charlie Babbitt
Cocktail (1988) as Brian Flanagan
The Color of Money (1986) as Vincent Lauria
Top Gun (1986) as Lt. Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell
Legend (1985) as Jack
All the Right Moves (1983) as Stefen Djordjevic
Risky Business (1983) as Joel Goodsen
Losin' It (1983) as Woody
The Outsiders (1983) as Steve Randle
Taps (1981) as Cadet Captain David Shawn
Endless Love (1981) as Billy
Misty Maroons as Filler Mike
Live Die Repeat and Repeat as Maj. William "Bill" Cage
Untitled Tom Cruise/NASA Project
Luna Park