Tom Cruise, Paramount Part Ways - 2006-08-23

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F59.png Tom Cruise, Paramount Part Ways August 23, 2006, Stephen M. Silverman, People

Sumner Redstone, chairman of Paramount Pictures parent company Viacom, told the Wall Street Journal Tuesday that the studio would not renew its contract with Cruise's Cruise/Wagner

"It's nothing to do with his acting ability, he's a terrific actor," Redstone said. "But we don't think that someone who effectuates creative suicide and costs the company revenue should be on the lot."

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