Tom Cruise has celebrated his 60th birthday by spending the day watching the F1 Grand Prix of Great Britain at Silverstone.

The Hollywood star waved to fans as he arrived at the Northamptonshire race track, wearing dark sunglasses and a pale blue polo shirt.

He watched the action from inside the Mercedes garage alongside driver George Russell, who was knocked out of the race following a collision on the first lap, and members of the pit crew.

After the race, he chatted with Lewis Hamilton and the seven-time world champion's father, Anthony.

Tom Cruise chats to Lewis Hamilton at the Grand Prix of Great Britain on Sunday, 3 July

Cruise regularly appears at British sporting events, last year attending the Goodwood Festival of Speed, the Wimbledon 2021 finals and Euro 2020 final all in the same day.

He has been spending time in the UK over the last two years while filming for the latest Mission: Impossible film and promoting the release of blockbuster action sequel Top Gun: Maverick.

Grime star Stormzy also made an appearance at the British Grand Prix and was seen watching the race from inside the paddock.

Tom Cruise smiles on the grid before the F1 Grand Prix of Great Britain

Homeland star Damian Lewis was also in attendance, filming the cars from the side of the track as the drivers left the starting grid for their formation lap.

Ahead of the race getting under way, Andrew "Freddie" Flintoff and Gordon Ramsay were also among the famous faces spotted on the grid.

Strictly Come Dancing stars and married couple Aljaz Skorjanec and Janette Manrara were also pictured at the event.

And Liverpool footballer Virgil van Dijk and former player Joleon Lescott were also seen arriving at the track.

Source: Press Association