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Tom Cruise: 13 shocking things you need to know about the 'Top Gun' star

Wonderwall Logo By By Jessica Wedemeyer of Wonderwall | Slide 1 of 14: The rumor mill has long maintained that the Church of Scientology auditioned some of Hollywood's hottest young actresses for the role of a lifetime: Mrs. Tom Cruise. In addition to eventual bride Katie Holmes, <a href="">Scarlett Johansson</a> and even <a href="">Lindsay Lohan</a> were named among the women who supposedly auditioned for Tom and the church for the coveted gig. In September 2012, Vanity Fair published an exposé on the audition process, claiming Iranian-British actress Nazanin Boniadi was chosen to date Tom from November 2004 until January 2005, before <a href="">Katie Holmes</a> eventually "won" the part. But reps for Tom and Scientology have vehemently denied the allegations. So unless you're willing to undergo a major religious conversion, you may never know the truth!

It's been 30 years since "Top Gun" debuted on May 16, 1986. In honour of the anniversary of the beloved action-drama - in which Tom Cruise stars as Lieutenant Pete "Maverick" Mitchell, a young Naval aviator - is taking a look back at some of the most surprising things about the A-list actor that even die-hard fans will find shocking! Keep reading to get the inside scoop on the weird and wacky world of Tom Cruise...
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