Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes
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Cruise denies wife recruiting claims

TOM Cruise has dismissed reports that Katie Holmes was recruited as his wife.

The actor was forced to strike back at claims that members of his Scientology religion helped him pursue and win his now ex-wife Katie Holmes.

An article published in the American monthly magazine Vanity Fair claims officials went on a hunt for a new wife for Cruise in 2004.

The article claimed the controversial church set Cruise up with Scientologist and actress Nazanin Boniadi in 2004, before he dumped her and married Holmes.

"Lies in a different font are still lies - designed to sell magazines," Cruise's representatives told Radar Online.


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