Tom Cruise Bio: Cruise enjoys skydiving, scuba diving, and piloting his Pitts Special S-2B stunt plane in his “spare time.” In his career there are too many blockbusters to name them all. He started with Risky Business in 1983. This earned him $50,000. His top earning film was Mission: Impossible II (2000) with a whopping $75,000,000 (gross production). Cruise has won three Golden Globe Awards. The first, for Best Actor – Motion Picture – Drama for the film Born on the 4th of July (1989). The second, Best Actor – Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy for the film Jerry Maguire (1996). Cruise’s third Golden Globe Award is for Best Supporting Actor — Motion Picture for the film Magnolia (1999).