Tom Cruise is an industry unto himself. He has been active in Hollywood for the past five decades and continues to rule the box office and everyone’s heart. Cruise is also one of the few actors who performs his own stunts in films, no matter how dangerous they are to everyone else.
The 2023 MTV Movie & TV Awards took place recently where the 60-year-old actor won an award for his performance in ‘Top Gun: Maverick.’ But Tom accepted the award from a fighter jet. So let us find out in detail which award was this and what did Cruise say from the plane.
Tom Cruise Accepted The MTV Award In A Different Way
Tom Cruise won the best performance award at the 2023 MTV Movie & TV Awards. But he reached new heights to deliver his acceptance speech. According to People magazine, Cruise released a clip thanking everyone for the fan-voted award.
In the clip, the ‘Mission Impossible‘ actor was flying a fighter jet in the sky wearing sunglasses as his golden popcorn trophy was inside the plane with him. Cruise said in his headset, “Thank you so much for this award.”
“I make these films for you. I love you. I love entertaining you. To know how much you enjoy it, how much you appreciate it, there’s just no better feeling,” he added. He further talked about his upcoming film ‘Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One’ which will release on July 12. Cruise concluded the video by saying, “You have a wonderful summer. Thank you again for letting me entertain you. It’s an absolute privilege. We’ll see you at the movies.”
Cruise Joined The Mercedes F1 Team At Miami GP
At the 2023 Miami Grand Prix, Cruise surprised everyone by showing up out of the blue. He reached the Mercedes pit and got involved in the Mercedes F1 team.
The actor joined the mechanics in changing a tire on one of the team’s vehicles. With the help of an experienced pit crew, he finished the process and changed tires in a nick of time.
At the event, he was also spotted with Shakira. It quickly sparked dating rumors as the latter divorced Gerard Pique last year over his infidelity. He was also active at King Charles’ coronation ceremony in the UK.
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