One of the highest-paid actors in the world, it seems like the tabloids have exposed just about every aspect of Tom Cruise’s life. But there are still some little bits that might be new to you. Dig these ten things you didn’t know about Tom Cruise.
10. He Has a Holiday in Japan
Tom Cruise has visited Japan more than almost any Hollywood star, and they reciprocated by designating October 10th “Tom Cruise Day.”
9. Aladdin Was Modeled After Him
Originally, Disney artists based the face of Aladdin on Michael J. Fox, but producers decided Cruise was a more female-appealing model so he was redesigned.
8. He Feuded with His First Co-Star
Cruise’s movie debut was in 1981’s Endless Love opposite Brooke Shields. The pair would publicly argue more than two decades later about Scientology and psychiatric drugs.