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    Born on July 3, 1962 in Syracuse, New York

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Tropic Thunder (2008)

Tom Cruise as "Lee Grossman"

Tugg Speedman (Ben Stiller), pampered action superstar, sets out for Southeast Asia to take part in the biggest, most-expensive war movie produced, but soon after filming begins, he and his co-stars, Oscar-winner Kirk Lazarus (Robert Downey Jr.), comic Jeff Portnoy (Jack Black) and the rest of the crew, must become real soldiers when fighting breaks out in that part of the jungle.

Golden Globe (2008) Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

Tom Cruise in the news

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Tom Cruise Says 'Mission: Impossible 6' Is Already in the Works

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Jul 30th 2015, 10:15AM

Jul 30th 2015, 10:15AM

'Mission: Impossible' Director Reveals Secrets Behind 3 Biggest Action Scenes (EXCLUSIVE)

Posted by
Phil Pirrello on Jul 30th 2015, 3:00AM

Jul 30th 2015, 3:00AM

'Mission: Impossible' Director Reveals the Crazy Action Scene You May Never See

Posted by
Phil Pirrello on Jul 29th 2015, 2:30PM

Jul 29th 2015, 2:30PM

Tom Cruise on How 'Mission: Impossible' Raises the Emotional Stakes

Posted by
Phil Pirrello on Jul 29th 2015, 1:00PM

Jul 29th 2015, 1:00PM

27 Things You Didn't Know About the 'Mission: Impossible' Movies

Posted by
Phil Pirrello on Jul 29th 2015, 8:00AM

Jul 29th 2015, 8:00AM

Best of Late Night TV: Tom Cruise's Amazing Lip Sync Battle, 'The Bachelorette' Snapchat Explained

Posted by
Gina Carbone on Jul 28th 2015, 3:00AM

Jul 28th 2015, 3:00AM

The 18 Most Insane Stunts in Movie History, Ranked

Posted by
Gary Susman on Jul 27th 2015, 1:30PM

Jul 27th 2015, 1:30PM

Tom Cruise Has a Very Specific 'Top Gun 2' Demand

Posted by
Gina Carbone on Jul 27th 2015, 7:40AM

Jul 27th 2015, 7:40AM

'Top Gun 2' Script in Works With 'Amazing Role' for Tom Cruise's Maverick

Posted by
Gina Carbone on Jun 29th 2015, 6:10AM

Jun 29th 2015, 6:10AM

This Week's 9 Best Trailers, Ranked

Posted by
Phil Pirrello on Jun 5th 2015, 10:30AM

Jun 5th 2015, 10:30AM

New 'Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation' Trailer Is Fun as Hell

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Jun 4th 2015, 6:00AM

Jun 4th 2015, 6:00AM

The 29 Most Epic Movie Cameos

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Jun 1st 2015, 10:45AM

Jun 1st 2015, 10:45AM

The Full 'Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation' Trailer Is Even Cooler (VIDEO)

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Mar 23rd 2015, 8:49AM

Mar 23rd 2015, 8:49AM

The New 'Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation' Teaser Is 100% Badass (VIDEO)

Posted by
Tim Hayne on Mar 22nd 2015, 9:36AM

Mar 22nd 2015, 9:36AM

Tom Cruise Wants a Cool $59M for His Colorado Home (VIDEO)

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Mar 11th 2015, 1:35PM

Mar 11th 2015, 1:35PM

'Mission: Impossible 5' on Pause for New Ending

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Feb 20th 2015, 8:45AM

Feb 20th 2015, 8:45AM

'Mission: Impossible 5' Release Date Bumped up to Summer 2015

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Jan 26th 2015, 11:15AM

Jan 26th 2015, 11:15AM

A Bollywood Remake of Tom Cruise's 'Knight and Day' Was No. 12 at the U.S. Box Office

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Oct 6th 2014, 10:30AM

Oct 6th 2014, 10:30AM

Tom Cruise Has Already Started Filming 'Mission: Impossible 5' (PHOTO)

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Sep 12th 2014, 12:00PM

Sep 12th 2014, 12:00PM

Tom Cruise Takes the Ice Bucket Challenge ... Seven Times (VIDEO)

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Aug 20th 2014, 1:45PM

Aug 20th 2014, 1:45PM

​Box Office: What's Behind the Surprise Success of 'The Fault in Our Stars'?

Posted by
Gary Susman on Jun 9th 2014, 8:00AM

Jun 9th 2014, 8:00AM

'Edge of Tomorrow' Review: Should You See the Tom Cruise Blockbuster?

Posted by
Jason Gorber on Jun 6th 2014, 7:30AM

Jun 6th 2014, 7:30AM

Tom Cruise Movie Mistakes: 9 Blunders From the Actor's Biggest Movies (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Jonny Black on Jun 5th 2014, 6:00AM

Jun 5th 2014, 6:00AM

'Edge of Tomorrow' Review: 10 Things You Need to Know About Tom Cruise's Latest Sci-Fi Romp

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Jun 4th 2014, 5:00AM

Jun 4th 2014, 5:00AM

Listen to Four Tracks From the 'Edge of Tomorrow' Soundtrack (EXCLUSIVE)

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Jun 2nd 2014, 8:00AM

Jun 2nd 2014, 8:00AM

​Box Office: In 'Maleficent' vs. 'Million Ways,' It's Girls 1, Guys 0

Posted by
Gary Susman on Jun 2nd 2014, 5:00AM

Jun 2nd 2014, 5:00AM

A Brief History of Celebrities Being Attacked on the Red Carpet (VIDEO)

Posted by
Tim Hayne on May 29th 2014, 10:30AM

May 29th 2014, 10:30AM

'Edge of Tomorrow' Reviews Are in and They're Tantalizingly Good

Posted by
Jenni Miller on May 27th 2014, 8:50AM

May 27th 2014, 8:50AM

Jessica Chastain in 'Mission: Impossible 5'? Yes, Please.

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Apr 25th 2014, 7:00AM

Apr 25th 2014, 7:00AM

'Top Gun 2' With Drones? No, This Is Not an April Fools' Day Joke.

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Apr 1st 2014, 10:30AM

Apr 1st 2014, 10:30AM

New 'Edge of Tomorrow' Trailer: Tom Cruise & Emily Blunt Are Stuck on Repeat (VIDEO)

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Mar 25th 2014, 10:30AM

Mar 25th 2014, 10:30AM

13 Huge Stars Who Took Smaller Roles in Big Movies (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Gary Susman on Feb 12th 2014, 9:30AM

Feb 12th 2014, 9:30AM

'Rain Man' Cast: Where Are They Now?

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Dec 16th 2013, 5:45AM

Dec 16th 2013, 5:45AM

'Edge of Tomorrow' Trailer: Tom Cruise Can't Stop Dying (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Dec 11th 2013, 10:30AM

Dec 11th 2013, 10:30AM

Tom Cruise Courting Jack Nicholson to Be a Boozy Ex-Prez in 'El Presidente'

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Nov 20th 2013, 5:45AM

Nov 20th 2013, 5:45AM

'Mission: Impossible 5' Arrives Christmas Day 2015

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Nov 14th 2013, 5:30AM

Nov 14th 2013, 5:30AM

Tom Cruise Reveals Katie Holmes Left Because of Scientology

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Nov 8th 2013, 8:15AM

Nov 8th 2013, 8:15AM

Nicole Kidman's Marriage to Tom Cruise Was Just Like Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Oct 29th 2013, 11:45AM

Oct 29th 2013, 11:45AM

'Risky Business' Cast: Where Are They Now?

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Aug 9th 2013, 7:00AM

Aug 9th 2013, 7:00AM

'Oblivion' Giveaway: Win a Copy of Tom Cruise's Latest & A Sci-Fi Movie Pack!

Posted by
Dana Taddeo on Aug 6th 2013, 7:30AM

Aug 6th 2013, 7:30AM

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