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27 Actors Who Dramatically Changed Their Looks For Movies

Bruce Wayne who? Christian Bale trades Batman’s cape and tights to play Irving Rosenfield, an overweight, balding con artist in the new film ” American Hustle.” For the role, Bale told People Magazine he gained 43 pounds on a diet of doughnuts, cheeseburgers, and anything else he could get his […]
27 Actors Who Dramatically Changed Their Looks For Movies
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Tom Cruise Says His Job Is As Tough As Fighting In Afghanistan

Famed actor Tom Cruise recently said that his job is comparable to being deployed to Afghanistan, according to court documents obtained by TMZ. Cruise has a reported net worth of $US270 million. A Marine corporal makes roughly $US25,000 a year, before taxes. Cruise is suing a magazine publisher for libel […]
Tom Cruise Says His Job Is As Tough As Fighting In Afghanistan
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Why ‘Normal’ People Get Sucked Into Scientology

[credit provider=”WikiMedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:TomCruiseByIanMorris2010.jpg”] The term “brainwashing” first became widespread in the 1950s, to explain why some US soldiers, taken prisoner in Korea defected to the enemy. GIs were strong-willed, patriotic, trained not to crack under torture – and so, the reasoning went, only the most sinister mind-control techniques could […]
Why ‘Normal’ People Get Sucked Into Scientology
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Tom Cruise Sells His East Village Condo For $3 Million

[credit provider=”Google Maps” url=”https://maps.google.com/maps?oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&q=114+East+13th+Street&ie=UTF-8&hq=&hnear=0x89c2599ecc650133:0xab97a7aeee74f49e,114+E+13th+St,+New+York,+NY+10003&gl=us&ei=yGcZUfzDEo-s8ASRiICACA&ved=0CDoQ8gEwAQ”] Tom Cruise is in contract to sell his condominium unit at the American Felt Building in the East Village for $3 million, a source familiar with the transaction told The Real Deal today.The 41-unit building at 114 East 13th Street, between First and Second avenues, was […]
Tom Cruise Sells His East Village Condo For $3 Million
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‘Jack Reacher’ Premiere Postponed & TV Shows Cancelled After Newtown Shooting

[credit provider=”Paramount screencap”] In light of Friday’s tragic Connecticut school shooting, two big film premieres have been postponed and a handful of violent TV shows forced not to air new episodes.Tom Cruise’s latest film “Jack Reacher” — about a former military police officer who is recruited by a sniper to help prove […]
‘Jack Reacher’ Premiere Postponed & TV Shows Cancelled After Newtown Shooting
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Tom Cruise Sues Life & Style For $50M Over Suri Abandonment Story

[credit provider=”Life & Style”] Don’t tell Tom Cruise he doesn’t spend any time with his six-year-old daughter, Suri.The 50-year-old recently divorced actor filed a $50 million defamation lawsuit against “Life & Style” magazine Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles over the tabloid’s July cover story “Suri in Tears: […]
Tom Cruise Sues Life & Style For $50M Over Suri Abandonment Story
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Nicole Kidman Says She Never Gave Katie Holmes Divorce Advice

[credit provider=”Brendon Thorne/Getty Images” url=”http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/nicole-kidman-arrives-at-the-tropfest-2012-short-film-news-photo/139302730″] One thing’s now certain in the Tom Cruise / Katie Holmes saga: Nicole Kidman never spoke with Holmes about breaking up, divorce, or at all. Kidman put the rumours to rest in Australian magazine WHO’s 20th anniversary issue:
Nicole Kidman Says She Never Gave Katie Holmes Divorce Advice
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Tom Cruise Has A Plan To Save Face After All The Scientology Backlash

[credit provider=”AP”] Tom Cruise has faced a lot of bad press this year as the media speculated on his devotion to Scientology and the role it played in his divorce with Katie Holmes. The frenzy began in July after Cruise and Holmes announced they were divorcing after five years of marriage. […]
Tom Cruise Has A Plan To Save Face After All The Scientology Backlash
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The Church Of Scientology Says It Never Auditioned Girlfriends For Tom Cruise

The Church of Scientology is still fighting back at Vanity Fair for last month’s cover story claiming that the organisation auditioned girlfriends for Tom Cruise. The 8-page letter refuted an article written by Maureen Orth claiming that Scientology controls every area of Tom Cruise’s life–even who he dates. Orth wrote that […]
The Church Of Scientology Says It Never Auditioned Girlfriends For Tom Cruise
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‘I Catered Tom Cruise’s Wedding And Didn’t Get Paid’

[credit provider=”Sinar Parman”] Sinar Parman joined the Church of Scientology in 1978 and worked as a personal chef to founder L. Ron Hubbard, his successor David Miscavige, and — on the days he visited Scientology’s HQ — Tom Cruise.Parman says he became so close to Miscavige and Cruise that he was […]
‘I Catered Tom Cruise’s Wedding And Didn’t Get Paid’
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Read The Letter The Church Of Scientology Sent To Vanity Fair For Its Tom Cruise Article

[credit provider=”Vanity Fair ” url=”http://www.vanityfair.com/online/daily/2012/09/tom-cruise-scientology-marriage-katie-holmes”] Vanity Fair’s Maureen Orth wrote an explosive cover story about the control the Church of Scientology has over Tom Cruise. Orth even claimed the church auditioned acceptable wives for the actor.The church struck back with this letter, sent through leader David Miscavige’s legal counsel, Jeffrey […]
Read The Letter The Church Of Scientology Sent To Vanity Fair For Its Tom Cruise Article
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Katie Holmes Reveals How Insecure She Feels In The Fashion Industry

[credit provider=”SPE Inc./Jeremy Jackson via Getty Images” url=”http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/in-this-handout-photo-provided-by-sony-pictures-news-photo/118931735″] Katie Holmes recently weathered a very public divorce with Tom Cruise, with media experts declaring her the victor in the court of public opinion.While Holmes is perfectly comfortable navigating through swarms of paparazzi, she said she still feels insecure in the fashion […]
Katie Holmes Reveals How Insecure She Feels In The Fashion Industry
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The Most Interesting Details From Vanity Fair’s Bombshell Report On Scientology And Tom Cruise

[credit provider=”Vanity Fair ” url=”http://www.vanityfair.com/online/daily/2012/09/tom-cruise-scientology-marriage-katie-holmes”] Vanity Fair‘s Maureen Orth wrote an amazing exposé on how the Church of Scientology allegedly controls Tom Cruise‘s life and relationships. We scored a copy of Vanity Fair at a nearby newsstand (the issue is currently only available in NYC) and read Orth’s story.
The Most Interesting Details From Vanity Fair’s Bombshell Report On Scientology And Tom Cruise
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Tom Cruise To Pay $400K Per Year To Katie Holmes In Divorce Settlement

[credit provider=”Jason Merritt/Getty Images” url=”http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/actress-katie-holmes-arrives-at-the-2011-mtv-video-music-news-photo/122720156″] Katie Holmes better bank on a big Hollywood comeback. The actress will be receiving $400,000 in annual child support from Tom Cruise, according to TMZ.
Tom Cruise To Pay $400K Per Year To Katie Holmes In Divorce Settlement
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REPORT: Tom Cruise’s Daughter Considers Signing Contract With Church Of Scientology

[credit provider=”YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dtpxCunGvnY”] The Village Voice is reporting that Isabella Cruise, the 19-year-old adopted daughter of Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman, is considering joining Sea Org, an intense unit of the Church of Scientology.Her boyfriend, musician Eddie Frencher, reportedly signed a “billion-year contract” with the group last week, Tony Ortega […]
REPORT: Tom Cruise’s Daughter Considers Signing Contract With Church Of Scientology
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Tony Scott Spent His Final Days Researching ‘Top Gun 2’ With Tom Cruise

[credit provider=”Top Gun”] Tony Scott, the British film director, spent the final days before his death with Tom Cruise researching Top Gun 2 at an American naval airbase, it emerged today.Scott, 68, was closely working with the 50 year-old Hollywood actor on the sequel to the director’s biggest hit more […]
Tony Scott Spent His Final Days Researching ‘Top Gun 2’ With Tom Cruise
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Here’s A List Of Prisoners Allegedly Held In Scientology’s ‘Hole’

[credit provider=”YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=feVFjmt9T9w”] Former Scientologists told Village Voice Editor Tony Ortega new details about what he calls a “concentration camp” called “The Hole,” where disobedient VIPs were forced to make confessions.The church has repeatedly denied that The Hole exists. We contacted the church’s media relations department for comment. We’ll update […]
Here’s A List Of Prisoners Allegedly Held In Scientology’s ‘Hole’
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This Is Why People Join The Church Of Scientology

[credit provider=”Steve Hall” url=”http://www.stevehallcreative.com/”] Since Katie Holmes filed for a divorce against Tom Cruise, we’ve run a series of stories on life inside the Church of Scientology, including its real estate empire and the remote location where church leader David Miscavige’s wife may be living in secret. But we haven’t […]
This Is Why People Join The Church Of Scientology
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Scientology Is Bigger, Richer And Growing Faster Than You realised

[credit provider=”Getty Images / Kevin Winter”] Religion or multinational corporation? A look at how the business of Scientology adds up. With the marriage and then high profile divorce of known Scientologist Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, the profile — if not the following — of Scientology has become enormous. Also […]
Scientology Is Bigger, Richer And Growing Faster Than You realised
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In Her First Post-Split Project, Katie Holmes Announces Her Return To Broadway

[credit provider=”AP” url=”http://www.apimages.com/OneUp.aspx?st=k&kw=katie%20holmes&showact=results&sort=relevance&intv=None&sh=10&kwstyle=and&adte=1314183702&pagez=60&cfasstyle=AND&rids=d0da8ff7639f48f7a925f1deabf51b99&dbm=PThirtyDay&page=1&xslt=1&mediatype=Photo”] It was just announced that Katie Holmes is returning to work and has signed on to a new play by Theresa Rebeck entitled “Dead Accounts.” The play is being directed by Tony Award winner, Jack O’Brien.According to The Hollywood Reporter, the play is a five character comedy and […]
In Her First Post-Split Project, Katie Holmes Announces Her Return To Broadway
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Forget TomKat, Here’s What Kelly Preston Has To Say About Being A Scientologist

[credit provider=”Getty”] Kelly Preston, 49, has been married to John Travolta, 58, since 1991—an eternity by Hollywood standards, despite their relationship being plagued by bad press and rumours of infidelity.   But one of the things that seems to keep the Hollywood couple together is their shared belief in Scientology, […]
Forget TomKat, Here’s What Kelly Preston Has To Say About Being A Scientologist
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Suri Cruise’s Child Support Could Put Dad In Serious Debt

[credit provider=”YouTube ” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ud4mvLD6_1g&feature=related”] Raising a toddler doesn’t come cheap, least of all in Hollywood. No one knows this better than Suri Cruise, the pint-sized fashionista who attends private school in New York City and probably keeps her nanny on speed dial. Pop culture fanatics are speculating how much Mr. Cruise will […]
Suri Cruise’s Child Support Could Put Dad In Serious Debt
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Tom Cruise Sees Suri For First Time Since Split

For the first time since being “blindsided” by wife Katie Holmes‘ divorce filing on June 29, Tom Cruise has arrived in New York City to spend some quality time with his six-year-old daughter, Suri.
Tom Cruise Sees Suri For First Time Since Split
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Scientology’s Biggest Accomplishment Is Tearing It Apart

[credit provider=”WikiMedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:TomCruiseByIanMorris2010.jpg”] Since the early days of L. Ron Hubbard, Scientologists have tried recruiting celebrities. But now the strategy has backfired in the form of media scrutiny spurred by the divorce of Tom Cruise.They promised them connections and A-list roles in exchange for their endorsements. In return, the […]
Scientology’s Biggest Accomplishment Is Tearing It Apart
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Tour The Compound Where The Missing Wife Of Scientology’s Leader Might Be Living

[credit provider=”Angry Gay Pope” url=”http://angrygaypope.com/”] The wife of David Miscavige, leader of the Church of Scientology, has been missing since 2006.Attorneys for the church recently denied that she’s missing, telling Us Weekly that Shelly Miscavige “is not missing. Any reports that she is missing are false … Mrs. Miscavige has […]
Tour The Compound Where The Missing Wife Of Scientology’s Leader Might Be Living
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Take A Tour Of The Church Of Scientology’s Epic Real Estate Empire

[credit provider=”Ben Stanfield / Flickr, CC” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/acaben/62929399/”] The Church of Scientology—thrust into the limelight recently due to the divorce of Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise—claims it has more than 9,000 churches, missions and affiliated groups worldwide.Cruise has donated at least $7.7 million to the church over the years, and the […]
Take A Tour Of The Church Of Scientology’s Epic Real Estate Empire
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Cruise’s Lawyer Threatens To Sue National Enquirer For ‘House Of Horrors’

[credit provider=”The National Enquirer ” url=”http://www.nationalenquirer.com/”] Tom Cruise’s high-powered attorney threatened legal action against the National Enquirer for its “House of Horrors” cover story about Cruise. In a letter published by The Hollywood Reporter, Bert Fields goes off on the tabloids’ lurid cover story, which alleges in part that Tom kept […]
Cruise’s Lawyer Threatens To Sue National Enquirer For ‘House Of Horrors’
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Katie Holmes Used Disposable Phones To Plot Divorce [Report]

[credit provider=”Jason Merritt/Getty Images for WIF” url=”http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/actress-katie-holmes-arrives-at-the-2011-women-in-film-news-photo/116628444″] While Katie Holmes “blindsided” Tom Cruise by filing divorce papers two weeks ago, the actress had carefully been plotting her separation from her A-list husband behind the scenes for months leading up to the split.One source told the LA Times:
Katie Holmes Used Disposable Phones To Plot Divorce [Report]
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Former Scientology Secretary Describes Her Escape From The Base

[credit provider=”KABC ” url=”http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/story?section=news&id=8730424″] Tanja Castle was Scientology leader David Miscavige’s secretary for 13 years.But several years ago, she says she escaped the compound in the middle of the night.  The reason, Tanja told KABC in Los Angeles, is that Miscavige allegedly tried to get her to divorce her husband, […]
Former Scientology Secretary Describes Her Escape From The Base
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Here’s What It Takes To Get Divorced In The Church Of Scientology

[credit provider=”AP Images” url=”http://www.apimages.com/OneUp.aspx?st=k&kw=tom%20cruise%20and%20katie%20holmes&showact=results&sort=relevance&intv=None&sh=10&kwstyle=and&adte=1341921376&pagez=60&cfasstyle=AND&rids=392f2a530af4456f9e1c2e9cb18f43c1&dbm=PThirtyDay&page=1&xslt=1&mediatype=Photo”] Divorce just isn’t often an option in the Church of Scientology — unless of course church leaders order you to do so.Scientology leaders often pressure divorcing members into at least trying to work it out before filing court papers, leading to a long and difficult battle, […]
Here’s What It Takes To Get Divorced In The Church Of Scientology
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Tom Cruise’s Former Mentor Predicts What Will Happen With The Divorce Settlement

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://markrathbun.wordpress.com/”] Marty Rathbun, a former high-ranking official in the Church of Scientology, has given his speculation on what’s really going on behind the scenes as the couple quickly announced a settlement. Rathbun left the church and now runs an anti-Scientology blog. 
Tom Cruise’s Former Mentor Predicts What Will Happen With The Divorce Settlement
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Katie Holmes Allegedly Fired Tom Cruise’s Daughter From Her Clothing Line

[credit provider=”YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dtpxCunGvnY”] Katie Holmes suddenly fired Tom Cruise‘s daughter Isabella, from her job at Katie’s clothing line two months ago, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Katie’s clothing line, Holmes and Yang, is said to be doing well, and Isabella, whom Cruise adopted with ex-wife Nicole Kidman, was said to be […]
Katie Holmes Allegedly Fired Tom Cruise’s Daughter From Her Clothing Line
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How The Scientologists Recruited Tom Cruise

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:TomCruiseOct07.jpg”] Before Tom Cruise, the Church of Scientology targeted up-and-coming stars, promising A-list roles and business connections in exchange for their services.But back in the ’80’s, Tom Cruise was one of the biggest superstars in the world and didn’t need the church. 
How The Scientologists Recruited Tom Cruise
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Tom Cruise And Katie Holmes Have Reached A Divorce Settlement

[credit provider=”Shutterstock / s_bukley” url=”http://www.shutterstock.com/cat.mhtml?lang=en&search_source=search_form&version=llv1&anyorall=all&safesearch=1&searchterm=katie+holmes&search_group=&orient=&search_cat=&searchtermx=&photographer_name=s_bukley&people_gender=&people_age=&people_ethnicity=&people_number=&commercial_ok=&colour=&show_color_wheel=1″] That was fast!Less than two weeks after Katie Holmes filed for divorce from Tom Cruise, the couple has reached a settlement, according to People magazine.
Tom Cruise And Katie Holmes Have Reached A Divorce Settlement