As Katie Holmes attracts attention with her increasingly skinny frame, Tom Cruise appears to taking on his wife's extra weight. Middle age could be catching up with the year-old actor after he was spotted showing off a chubbier frame on a hiking trip in Colorado. In between joining the locals for the national holiday festivities, Cruise enjoyed a hike in the hot sun around the nearby mountains.
Val Kilmer gave his to a superfan who posted a caricature of him Friday on Twitter. Yes, the f-word. It seemed to have started circa when the heartthrob, who once romanced Cindy Crawfordgained some weight and could no longer squeeze into those tiny Jim Morrison leather pants.
The year-old star is due to appear next on the big screen in a fifth Mission: Impossible movie. Cruise donned fatsuit to play eccentric studio executive Len Grossman in comedy Tropic Thunderbut is not otherwise known for taking roles that require a dramatic weight gain. The transformation is the kind of sacrifice Oscars voters tend to reward, and the three-times-nominated actor might have one eye on his first Academy Award win. On the other hand, Seal has been played before onscreen as a normally proportioned man, notably by Dennis Hopper, in the HBO docudrama Double Crossed.
Millions of women would agree. From his megawatt smile, intense gaze and an enigmatic presence, Tom Cruise is the embodiment of a bona fide movie star. To celebrate Cruise turning 55, we look at five little known Tom Cruise facts and walk down memory lane with five of his movies.
He also had a starring role in the comedy horror film Piranha 3D O'Connell was born in Manhattan, the son of Linda, an art teacher, and Michael O'Connell, an advertising agency art director. Witkowskiwas mayor of Jersey City, New Jersey.
Tom Cruise is not scared of heights. And he can fly helicopters? Not only can he fly them, he does it well enough to perform stunts.
Tom Cruise has certainly, of late, been treated with disdain. His off-screen troubles have been considerably noticeable and strange. His magnetism and charisma leap off the screen and allow you to accept him in any role.