The ultimate survivor.
"Mission: Impossible - Rogue...
Since Tom Cruise started the "Mission:...
The first "Mission: Impossible" movie, based...
We know Tom Cruise can cut across a dance...
Ever since the first trailer for "Mission:...
VIDEO: Paramount has released footage of a now 53-year-old Tom Cruise hanging out of a plane in the behind the scenes footage of the fifth instalment of the $2 billion Mission Impossible series.
With the huge success of "Jurassic World" and...
A day after releasing six new posters...
HBO's "Going Clear" has brought the church to the forefront.
In August 2006, it seemed like Tom Cruise was finished. In an announcement unprecedented by the head of a major conglomerate, the chairman of Viacom, Sumner Redstone, publicly ripped into the star, who at the time was one of the most profitable at Viacom’s movie studio, Paramount Pictures. “We don’t […]
In HBO's explosive new Scientology documentary...
The secret of life.
Tom Cruise has always boasted that he does his...
Let's take a look back.
VIDEO: Tom Cruise returns in the full trailer for "Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation"
On Mulholland Drive.
And why they joined.
When L. Ron Hubbard founded the Church of...
VIDEO: The first trailer has been released for director Alex Gibney's explosive HBO documentary about Scientology.
"Going Clear," HBO's explosive new...
... besides Tom Cruise.
Tom Cruise has listed his sprawling 298-acre...
Pretty much everyone who has worked...
We understand that a list of the most American...
Warning: Spoilers ahead.
If you head out...
Tom Cruise's new movie, "Edge of Tomorrow," is...
The only items more prominent than Tom Cruise...
Tom Cruise has a new movie out this June, "Edge...
Nearly 30 years after the original film, we're...
The Church of Scientology fills its...
Man versus machine.
Warner Brothers just released the second...
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 […]
Tom Cruise stars in the new trailer for “Edge of Tomorrow” — director Doug Liman’s sci-fi flick about an officer in an alien war who becomes stuck in a time loop, forced to re-live the same brutal mission over and over á la “Groundhog Day.” Emily Blunt plays a soldier […]
Language Warning. Don't let that put you off.
Mark Wahlberg, who stars in the upcoming Navy SEAL film “Lone Survivor,” gave an expletive-ridden, impassioned speech after being asked about recent remarks made by Tom Cruise comparing acting to serving in the military. Wahlberg never mentioned Cruise by name in his heated response, and apparently someone forgot to tell […]
Tom Cruise made some controversial remarks that became publiclast week comparing acting to fighting in Afghanistan. Specifically, Cruise said that being away from his young daughter for a long movie shoot was like “serving in Afghanistan.” Business Insider’s own Brian Jones, who served in Afghanistan, took serious issue with the […]
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 […]
Watch the birdie.
Belting out "Rock of Ages" on stage.
"You need to experience everything on the movie, talk to everyone on the crew, the grips, everyone."
"Independence Day," "Lincoln," and more.
Tom Cruise, Hugh Jackman, and more.
The ultimate power play.
Six floors and a rooftop patio.
The "Oblivion" actor is back on top of the box office.
"Oblivion" and "Wall-E."
It's like "Wall-E" humanized.
The daughter of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes appears to have a luxury afforded by only the biggest megastars: a body double.
[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 […]
[credit provider=”AP / Matt Sayles”] Tom Cruise’s $50 million lawsuit against Bauer Publishing Company, the publishers behind In Touch and Life & Style, will touch on the publishing company’s alleged pattern of religious discrimination, according to court papers filed Thursday. A Joint Rule 26(f) Report, filed by Cruise and Bauer in […]
[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 […]
[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 […]
Is Paramount starting to worry over the potential success of its impending adaptation of Lee Child’s “Jack Reacher”?
[credit provider=”YouTube”] Tom Cruise isn’t going to be too happy about this one!In 2010, Lawrence Wright wrote a controversial New Yorker profile “The Apostate” detailing director Paul Haggis’ severed relationship with the Church of Scientology.
[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: […]
Back in July, Paramount released a teaser trailer for Tom Cruise’s next film, “Jack Reacher.”
[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:
It turns out the Jersey Shore‘s pint-size guidette is good for something.
[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. […]
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 […]
[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 […]
[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 […]
[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 […]
[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.
[credit provider=”Paramount / screencap”] For decades, the Church of Scientology has tried to recruit celebrity members.The group’s founder, L. Ron Hubbard, felt that famous people would increase the church’s visibility and influence.
According to a forthcoming article from Vanity Fair, before Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes fell head over heels in love with each other, the Church of Scientology went through an internal audition process to find Cruise a new girlfriend.
[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.
GettyLL Cool J came face-to-face with a burglary suspect in his home early Wednesday morning and managed to detain him until LAPD arrived a few minutes later to make the arrest. Details on how and why “The Office” creator Greg Daniels says he is pulling the plug on the NBC […]
[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 […]
[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 […]
GettyAfter Sharon Osbourne accused NBC of discrimination for not hiring her son Jack to star on a new show because he was recently diagnosed with MS, the network’s Entertainment chairman Bob Greenblatt released a statement, saying: “Although we did not ask Jack to participate in the competition, we were able to […]
[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 […]
[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 […]
Associated PressWhile Jennifer Lopez was holding out for more than her $12 million paycheck to return to “American Idol,” Mariah Carey is getting paid $18 million to act as judge for just one year on the show—making her the highest paid judge in reality television. Carey tweeted her excitement, saying […]
[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 […]
[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 […]
Shutterstock”Best in Show” and “Anchorman” actor Fred Willard was arrested after allegedly exposing himself and masturbating in public while watching a film at the Tiki adult theatre in Hollywood Wednesday night. Willard was released shortly after being booked for lewd conduct. Tom Cruise took Suri on a helicopter ride yesterday […]
[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, […]
[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 […]
GettyJenny McCarthy and her young son Evan are packing up their home in Los Angeles and moving to her hometown of Chicago to be closer to her Chicago Bears linebacker boyfriend, Brian Urlacher. While the couple have been quietly dating since April, a rep for McCarthy told Page Six, “Jenny […]
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.
[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 […]
[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 […]
[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 […]
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[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 […]
[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:
[credit provider=”Vimeo screengrab / Mark Bunker” url=”http://vimeo.com/27931033″] A former Scientologist passed this email to us today. It was written by the mother of 27-year-old Alexander Jentzsch, a member of the Church who died on July 3. The mum, Karen de La Carriere, a dealer in Thomas Kinkade paintings, had previously […]
[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, […]
Getty Images / Kevin WinterThe ink was barely dry before Tom Cruise jetted to Mammoth to continue shooting his sci-fi flick, “Oblivion.”Tom Cruise returned to work just hours after signing his divorce deal. The actor resumed filming on the sci-fi flick “Oblivion” in Mammoth, CA.. which had previously been shooting […]
[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, […]
[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.
[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 […]
[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.
[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.