Arguably the biggest movie star of our times, Tom Cruise, manages to impress us with an enviable list of characters he has played. We do not want to miss a Tom Cruise flick. Over the course of his long career he’s consistently champion multiple characters he has played and pulled off like no one could ever do. While people say he is struggling to make a place again in the new age industry, there are people who say his charm and smile can never fade.
His filmography has definitely been the stuff of dreams. Here is a countdown to his iconic characters that people aspire to become in real life-
Here are some roles of his you will never get over-
Glossy 35-year-old sports agent who meets the cutest kid on earth and falls in love with his mother because of that. Not just any regular mom, Renee Zellweger we are talking about here.
Stacie Jaxx, Rock Of Ages
A charismatic gifted rock star who has decided to leave his successful hair/metal-rock band to try it solo. The ultimate bad boy of rock-n-roll who is all kinds of wrong just enjoys all benefits of being numero uno, but obviously with his sexy rock tenor voice.
Ethan Hunt, Mission Impossible Series
He is who should you choose to become! He handles dangerous and highly sensitive international missions that have been deemed “impossible”. There could not be any agent as daring and dashing as him.
Cpt Nathan Algren, The Last Samurai
Formerly retired officer of the United States 7th Cavalry Regiment, whose personal and emotional conflicts bring him into contact with samurai warriors in the wake of the Meiji Restoration in 19th Century Japan.
Mitch McDeere, The Firm
A promising recent Harvard Law graduate who joins a law firm and falls in the hands of FBI when a murder takes place. You can surely take lessons from this one on how he handles it at a tender age.
Dr. William Harford, Eyes Wide Shut
Playing a Doctor in a film with strong sexual content, well, who would not want that in reality! And where there is Nicole Kidman, let’s not kid man that you don’t want it..
Ron Kovic, Fourth Of July
Ron is a former United States Marine Corps sergeant and American anti-war activist who was wounded and paralyzed in the Vietnam War, yet emerged a hero. We all want to serve our country like him.
Lestat de Lioncourt, Interview With The Vampire
Lestat’s autobiography and it follows his exploits from his youth in the Auvergne region of France to his early years as a vampire fledgling will make you become a vampire.
Last line- Paramount Studios has given Tom Cruise’s “Top Gun” sequel a July 12, 2019, release date, 33 years after the original. Cannot wait for Maverick now, right?