He could barely read in high school or in his first papers. Cruise got his first big acting job at 19.When he began to embrace his love for acting, Cruise realized that his inability to read would hold him back if he didn't try very hard at it. I had to train myself to focus my attention. Tom Cruise is an inspiration to anyone dealing with dyslexia, serving as living proof that you can overcome your disability and achieve your dreams.
As a result, Tom had to learn to read his scripts well. I would learn by creating mental images of things. This isn't easy for dyslexics. Whether it was to avoid going home or simply to vent, Tom Cruise participated in as many after-school activities as possible.