The traditional role of Ethan Hunt is making a comeback.YES! Mission Impossible: 7 is happening. Tom Cruise, who ages like fine wine and is no stranger to performing his stunts in his movies, will reprise his role as the secret agent Ethan Hunt in Mission Impossible 7 (officially Mission Impossible: Bomb Run). Read on to know everything there is to know. (P.S. A surprise awaits.)
Mission Impossible first came out about two decades ago. The franchise has released six movies till now, and a seventh is in the works.
Now we don’t want you waiting too long, so we are just going to reveal the surprise now. Good news for the fans is, not only is Mission Impossible 7 confirmed, but Mission Impossible: 8 is also coming. We have a release date for both films.
Mission Impossible: 7 is scheduled to release on November 19, 2021, by Paramount Pictures, while Mission Impossible: 8 is set to hit the screens on November 4, 2022.
Christopher McQuarrie will write and direct both films.
The projects were to be filmed back-to-back. However, the production has halted due to the Coronavirus outbreak.
Tom Cruise will reprise his role as Ethan Hunt.
Simon Pegg will return as Benji Dunn, Henry Czerny as Eugene Kittridge and Vanessa Kirby will return as Alanna/White Widow.
Hayley Atwell, Pom Klementieff and Shea Whigham are some of the new names to the franchise that are confirmed for the two upcoming films.
Initially, Nicholas Hoult was cast to play the villain. But, Paramount Pictures has now confirmed that Esai Morales will replace Hoult as the villain in the forthcoming films.
PLOT FOR MISSION IMPOSSIBLE 7
It is an American spy film. The information available at the moment is quite scarce, so we cannot go into more details on the storyline just yet.
With Top Gun also making a comeback after more than 30 years, the makers of Mission Impossible have not held back to give Ethan Hunt new missions. We know we are in for a feast.