The American actor and producer is one of the highest paid actors in the world. He started his career in the early 1980s with movies like Risky Business and Top Gun. He was married to famous Hollywood actresses Mimi Rogers, Nicole Kidman and Katie Holmes. But he wasn't always this fortunate.
- Cruise grew up in poverty and had a violent father. The actor suffered dyslexia and as a young boy was very insecure. Find out more interesting facts about the action star in the video!
2. He saved the sunglasses company Ray-Ban. Back in 1982, Ray-Ban was going under but thanks to the actor wearing the shades in his films Risky Business, Top Gun, and Rain Man, the company was saved!
3. Despite being nominated 3 times for best actor, he never won an Academy Award.
4. He improvised the dance scene in Risky Business. The script only said: "Joel dances in underwear through the house."
5. He has a room in his house for fencing. He frequently invites Will Smith and David Beckham.