Description:Top 10 fun facts about actor Tom Cruise. He wanted to be a priest and entered a seminary at 14. Once he helped a woman involved in a hit and run and paid her hospital bills. The actor obtained a pilot's license in Toronto, was married to Mimi Rogers, who introduced him to Scientology and was on the wrestling team while in school. Tom was diagnosed with dyslexia and publicly stated that Scientology cured him.