Tom Cruise Turns 60: How he conquered Hollywood and won over the royal family

The superstar of Hollywood is 60 yet looks 35 up close. I should know.

I just sat down with Tom while at Windsor Castle,

where he hosted the brilliant royal event, "A Gallop Through History," at the queen’s request.

The last few years have also seen Tom Cruise completely reinvent his public persona from

eccentric, and at times embattled, to the consummate Hollywood leading man

with ageless good looks and box office receipts to match.

As Tom strode onto the large platform at Windsor Castle facing the lady who has reigned

over the commonwealth for the last 70 years he was, as he admitted to a source, "nervous."

"I really admire Queen Elizabeth," Tom said. "We can all learn lessons from her, and she is