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Tom Cruise’s Son to Play a Young Will Smith

April 28, 2008

Connor Cruise knows movie sets better than anything else. The 13-year-old can thank his parents, movie stars Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman, for that.

He and his 15-year-old sister, Isabella, both adopted by Cruise and Kidman after they married in 1990, tagged along from movie set to movie set from the time they were small.

Connor wants to follow in the footsteps of his now divorced parents, People magazine reported on Tuesday in its online edition. He will make his film debut in the movie Seven Pounds expected to be released in December. The movie stars Will Smith and Cruise will play Smith's character as a youth.  Read More