Lisa's English Study Room

Monday, August 08, 2005

Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise is one of the famous movies stars in Hollywood. His full name is Thomas Cruise Mapother IV who was born in 1962 in Syracuse, New York. He has black hair, blue eyes, 1.7m height and 91kg weight.

He has a stepfamily. His father Thomas Cruise Mapother III is an electrical engineer, died of cancer in 1984. Mother’s name is Mary Lee Mapother and stepfather’s name is Joe South. He has three sisters: Lee Anne Mapother, works in publicity and marketing for Cruise's company; born in 1959. Marian Mapother, has a teaching degree, born in 1961 and Cass Mapother, owns a restaurant in New Jersey, born in 1963. The only son (among four children) of nomadic parents, young Tom spent his boyhood eternally on the move and by the time he was 14 he had attended 15 different schools in the US and Canada. He finally settled in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, with his mother and her new husband.

Tom's first two marriages, to Mimi Rogers and Nicole Kidman, ended in divorce. After a high-profile relationship with his Vanilla Sky co-star Penelope Cruz, Tom is now dating Katie Holmes. He adopted two children, his daughter Isabella Jane Kidman Cruise was adopted in January 1993 and son Conor Anthony Kidman Cruise was adopted in 1995.

Tom enjoys skydiving, scuba diving, and piloting his Pitts Special S-2B stunt plane, eating fish and chips in newspaper, surfing at nearby beaches. Tom has two dogs, Basil and Murray, and one cat, Harvey.

At the age of 14, Tom's ambition was to become a priest and he spent a year in a Franciscan monastery considering his calling.
His past jobs include scooping ice cream at a local shop and serving as a waiter in a restaurant


At 4:04 AM, Blogger Rosa said...

Good work, Lisa!
There is a bit of editing you can do:

one of thefamous movies stars
Mother’s name i
stepfather’s name
Lee Anne Mapother, works in publicity and marketing for Cruise's company; born in 1959
a restaurant in New Jersey, born in 1963.
Can you put the rest in your own words?

At 1:07 PM, Blogger Rumi Takebe said...

I like Tom Cruise too. After I finished reading your blog, I could know about him more!!
Thank you Lisa.

At 1:47 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

are you sure he had a mother? Hemight have been left here by aliens.


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