After losing Shakira,  Tom Cruise wants "someone special" and won't settle for "second best." [Reports] 

Hollywood A-lister Tom Cruise was previously married to Katie Holmes, 

Nicole Kidman, and Mimi Rogers. Most recently, the actor has been romantically linked to Shakira. 

According to, the unusual couple met during the Formula 1 Grand Prix, 

and while it appears Tom was "very interested in pursuing" the singer, she wasn't as interested. 

According to a source, Tom's buddies have now offered him some dating counsel as he looks for "the one."

The remarks follow reports that Shakira "begged" Tom to "stop flirting with her" after their ,

acrimonious breakup with Gerard Pique because it was "too much" for her.

After 12 years of marriage, the 36-year-old Barcelona defender and the 46-year-old singer made their shocking split public in June of last year.