Tom Cruise is an American actor and film producer. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards and won three Golden Globe Awards. His first leading role was the 1983 film Risky Business, which has been described as "A Generation-X classic, and a career-maker" for the actor. After playing the role of a heroic naval pilot in the popular and financially successful 1986 film Top Gun, Cruise continued in this vein, playing a secret agent in a series of Mission: Impossible action films in the 1990s and 2000s.
Cruise will reprise his role as Jack Reacher in Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, which will be released in October 2016. His other upcoming films are The Mummy and American Made, which will be released in 2017.