Tom Cruise in for another “Mission Impossible”
The Hollywood Reporter reports that Paramount Pictures has sealed the deal with Tom Cruise to have him play Ethan Hunt in “Mission Impossible 4.” The film will be produced by Cruise and J.J. Abrams, written by Josh Applebaum and Andre Nemec, and are still in need of a director. The film is aiming for a Memorial Day 2011 release with production beginning this summer.
Skydance Productions is co-financing the film.
Paramount Pictures announced today that it is making “Mission Impossible IV.” The film, which will be produced by Tom Cruise, J.J. Abrams and Bad Robot Productions and will star Cruise, will be released Memorial Day weekend 2011.
“Tom and J.J. are great talents and we are excited to be working with them to re-launch this legendary franchise,” said Paramount Pictures Chairman & CEO Brad Grey.
To read more go to The Hollywood Reporter.