(ANI): Tom Cruise had his sights set on Jennifer Garner before
beginning his whirlwind romance with Katie Holmes, according to a
controversial biography. In Tom Cruise: An Unauthorized Biography,
British journalist and writer Andrew Morton claims that the
Mission Impossible star tried his luck with Garner before
making Holmes his wife.
Morton alleges that Cruise constantly left voicemails on
Garner"s phone asking if she knew what freedom was. However,
according to the author, the actor"s advances were turned down,
reports Usmagazine.com. The biography also claims that Holmes
signed a contract to commit to Scientology and that her father
brokered a high-paying pre-nup.
of Scientology, which appears to be the real subject of the book,
has issued an extensive statement dismissing some of the book's
most sensational allegations. It snubbed the contents of the book
as "vicious sensationalism of the lowest order" filled with "false
and scandalous allegations". "Insinuations that Mr Cruise is
second-in-command of the Church are not only false, they are
ludicrous," the statement added.