What is Tom Cruise Height and Weight? The American actor and producer stands tall at 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 m) and weighs 68 kg (150 lbs). Aside from Tom Cruise height and weight, we will also look at the biography of the actor, including his career, age, net worth, wife, and children.
The actor is 61 years old as of 2023. Tom Cruise was born on July 3, 1962, in Syracuse, New York, United States.
In the 1980s, Tom Cruise started his acting career and gained recognition for his leading role in the comedy film Risky Business in the year 1983 and the action film Top Gun in 1986. The film received acclaim for his role in the dramatic films The Color of Money in 1986, Rain Man in 1988, and Born on the Fourth of July in 1989. As the character Ron Kovic in the latter film, he was awarded a Golden Globe Award and received a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Actor.
A major Hollywood actor during his heyday, in the early 1990s, Cruise was featured in a variety of commercially successful films that included the drama A Few Good Men in 1992 as well as the thriller The Firm in the following year 1993, the horror film Interview with the Vampire in the following year 1994 as well as the romantic film Jerry Maguire in 1996.
For the latter, Cruise was awarded an award of the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor and received the second Academy Award nomination. Cruise’s role as a motivational speaker in the film Magnolia in 1999 was rewarded with an additional Golden Globe Award and a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Since that time, the actor has largely starred in action and science fiction films and has established himself as an action actor, frequently doing his own dangerous stunts.
Tom Cruise is one of the world’s highest-paid actors with an estimated net worth of $600 million.
Parents and Siblings
Tom Cruise was born to electrical engineer Thomas Cruise Mapother III (father), who was born in 1934 and died in 1984, and special education teacher Mary Lee (mother), who was born in 1936 and passed away in 2017. His parents had English, German, and Irish ancestry. They were both from Louisville, Kentucky.
Lee Anne, Marian, and Cass are Cruise’s three sisters. William Mapother, who is one of his cousins, is also an actor who has appeared alongside Cruise in five films. Cruise did not have it easy in his early life as he grew up in near poverty and had a Catholic upbringing.
Wife and Children
Tom Cruise has married and divorced three times and has no wife currently. He first got married to American actress, Miriam Rogers in 1987 and divorced in 1990, got married again to American and Australian actress and producer, Nicole Kidman, in the same year 1990 and divorced in 2001 before his last marriage to American actress and director, Katie Holmes, in 2006 and divorced in 2012.
Cruise has two adopted kids — Connor Cruise and Isabella ‘Bella’ Cruise and one biological child, a daughter named Suri with his ex-wife, Katie Holmes.