• Tom Cruise learns about his 'extraordinary' Irish family

    SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO When Tom Cruise visited Dublin for the premiere of his new film Oblivion on Wednesday, he also learnt about his "extraordinary" Irish ancestry, which has been traced back to the 12th century. "To learn about the history of my family – it was incredible," said the Mission: Impossible star, who was presented with a framed certificate confirming his Irish roots by Foreign Affairs Minister Eamon Gilmore. "I knew I was Irish, but I had no idea where it went."   "I'm very proud to be Irish," he added. "There's a pride in America of being Irish." Tom