In the 2000s, his criticisms of psychiatry and anti-depressant drugs, particularly therapy for 9/11 rescue workers, and efforts to promote Scientology as a religion in Europe, sparked controversies, as did a leaked video interview of him promoting Scientology.They were once a close family unit: Katie, 36, filed for divorce from Tom, 52, in 2012 just before his 50th birthday in July; afterwards he hinted he was blindsided.Since 1996, Cruise has been well known for his role as IMF agent Ethan Hunt in the Mission: Impossible film series, whose most recent film, Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, was released in 2015.In 2012, Cruise was Hollywood's highest-paid actor. An insider told the paper that the actors, who are both practicing Scientologists, have been seeing each other since last fall but are trying to keep the romance under wraps."It's the buzz on the set of her show," Page Six's source is quoted as saying. PHOTOS: Must-watch TV shows Rumors that Cruise, 51, was dating the alum, 34, first surfaced back in November, when the two were spotted at dinner in L. Page Six cites British magazine Grazia's account of the meal, which claimed that the two "spent three hours laughing and joking" together.In 2003, he won an AFI Movie of the Year Award for The Last Samurai and an Empire Award for Best Actor for Minority Report.Cruise is an outspoken advocate for the Church of Scientology and its associated social programs, and credits it with helping him overcome dyslexia.
In Andrew Morton’s 2008 book, “Tom Cruise: An Unauthorized Biography,” he claims that Cruise and Pecoraro met in 2004 at the opening of a Scientology Center in Spain and started dating.
He has been nominated for three Academy Awards and has won three Golden Globe Awards.
He started his career at age 19 in the film Endless Love.
Here they are pictured in October 2011'Well-placed sources with the Church tell TMZ, Katie was NOT declared a Suppressive Person.
What's interesting, we're told Katie actually thinks she's been declared one ... It was then explained, 'An SP stands for several things, including people who disavow the Church.