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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 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

Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt's 'Edge of Tomorrow' Suits Displayed at Comic-Con

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Jul 18th 2013, 10:30AM

Jul 18th 2013, 10:30AM

Tom Cruise Movie 'All You Need Is Kill' Gets New Name

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Jul 16th 2013, 7:00AM

Jul 16th 2013, 7:00AM

How Tom Cruise Has Changed Since Divorce From Katie Holmes

Posted by
Laura Larson on Jul 6th 2013, 7:00AM

Jul 6th 2013, 7:00AM

Cher: Tom Cruise Was One of My Best Lovers

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Jun 29th 2013, 6:00AM

Jun 29th 2013, 6:00AM

Tom Cruise Wal-Mart Controversy: Why Did the Actor Praise the Retail Giant?

Posted by
Laura Larson on Jun 20th 2013, 9:30AM

Jun 20th 2013, 9:30AM

'Man of Steel' Maybes: 10 Actors With the Most Heroic Jawlines (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Jun 12th 2013, 11:15AM

Jun 12th 2013, 11:15AM

Katie Holmes Attracts the Wrong Kind of Attention on 'Mania Days' Set

Posted by
Natasha Young on May 15th 2013, 7:07AM

May 15th 2013, 7:07AM

Kristen Stewart, Tom Cruise Named Least Trusted People in America

Posted by
Dana Taddeo on May 8th 2013, 12:13PM

May 8th 2013, 12:13PM

'Mission: Impossible 5': Tom Cruise Eyes Return to Franchise

Posted by
Jenni Miller on May 7th 2013, 7:04AM

May 7th 2013, 7:04AM

Box Office: How Tom Cruise Stays on Top

Posted by
Gary Susman on Apr 21st 2013, 9:40AM

Apr 21st 2013, 9:40AM

'Oblivion' Premiere: Tom Cruise Excites Fans in Buenos Aires (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Dana Taddeo on Mar 27th 2013, 6:45AM

Mar 27th 2013, 6:45AM

Why Tom Cruise Doesn't Work As Jack Reacher

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on Dec 27th 2012, 8:45AM

Dec 27th 2012, 8:45AM

Weekend Box Office: Hobbit Tops, Jack Reacher Leads New Releases in Pre-Christmas Pile-Up

Posted by
Scott Mendelson on Dec 23rd 2012, 11:17AM

Dec 23rd 2012, 11:17AM

'Jack Reacher' Clip: Tom Cruise Has An Epic Car Chase (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Dec 19th 2012, 9:19AM

Dec 19th 2012, 9:19AM

Out Of Their Comfort Zones, Adam Sandler And Tom Cruise Flop

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on Jun 21st 2012, 10:12AM

Jun 21st 2012, 10:12AM

Tom Cruise '80s Movies: The Actor's Best Moments Of The Decade (VIDEO)

Posted by
Eric Larnick on Jun 13th 2012, 9:24AM

Jun 13th 2012, 9:24AM

'Rock Of Ages' Premiere: Tom Cruise, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Julianne Hough Hit The Red Carpet

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Jun 11th 2012, 6:21AM

Jun 11th 2012, 6:21AM

Alexander Payne "Nebraska" Casting: Bryan Cranston Will Not Star In Film

Posted by
Michael Hogan on Mar 14th 2012, 12:36PM

Mar 14th 2012, 12:36PM

'One Shot' Release Date: Tom Cruise Thriller Moves To Christmas 2012

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on Mar 14th 2012, 6:23AM

Mar 14th 2012, 6:23AM


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