Cruise met the 26-year-old restaurant manager - who is a dead ringer for Holmes - on Dec 16., after the "Jack Reacher" star dined at the Lower East Side hot spot Beauty & Essex, where Jorge works.
Jorge - who has dated Stiffler from "American Pie" - has a reputation for seeking out fame. Though she has long worked at restaurants, including Benjamin Steakhouse in Midtown Manhattan, it is believed that the sultry brunette has larger aspirations, including modeling and acting. And Cruise reportedly feels Jorge has lots of potential.
"He was mesmerized by Cynthia," a source told In Touch. "She had her hair in a bun, wore tight black pants and looked gorgeous."
That little 24-year age difference? That's no problem for Cruise. The actor reportedly "called Beauty & Essex at least twice trying to track down Cynthia - and was 'put on hold for a very long time!' according to In Touch.
Fans on Twitter are undecided whether the dating is a good or bad thing. Some felt that Cruise should be left alone. "I'm glad local news is using great sources like facebook for their reporting, and informing about important things like tomcruisedating," Jennifer Berggren said. But others couldn't wait to spin the new tale. "Tom Cruise May Be Already Prepping His Next Future Ex-Wife, Cynthia Jorge," Wish I Didn't Know tweeted.
Cruise and Holmes announced their split in June after six years, one daughter and countless red-carpet appearances. "This is a personal and private matter for Katie and her family," Katie's attorney, Jonathan Wolfe, said at the time. "Katie's primary concern remains, as it always has been, her daughter's best interest."
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