New report from Deadline claims that “Mission Impossible” 5 2015 movie is eyeing to cast Sean Harris as the new villain to Tom Cruise’s spy action film.
According to the publication, Paramount Pictures together with Skydance Productions offered the “Prometheus” actor and director Christopher McQuarrie seemed to confirm the news as he tweeted , “Welcome, Sean Harris #MI5Diary”.
McQuarrie used the hashtag MI5Diary giving hint that the production might be documented in his Twitter account.
In addition to casting news, Variety reports that Alec Baldwin is also being offered a role in the movie, though it hasn’t been confirmed yet word has it that the “30 Rock” star is being asked to play a high ranking CIA officer who’ll be in charge of Cruise’s team.
Aside from Cruise “Ghost Protocol” cast members Jeremy Renner and Simon Pegg together with newcomer Rebecca Ferguson are the only stars confirmed in the lineup.
“Avengers Age of Ultron” star Jeremy Renner confirms that he’ll be back to reprise his role as member of Ethan Hunt’s elite team, William Brandt.
During an interview with Yahoo, Renner admits that he’ll be back for M:I5 saying: “It’s kind of unlikely.
In fact, I’m kind of strapped time-wise doing Avengers 2, and Mission: Impossible 5 is rearing its head, and then they want to do another Bourne movie.
It’s unlikely I can find the time right now.
And that’s all right.
It’s just really high-class problems – pretty awesome to have.
Even if I really wanted to do it, which I don’t, I couldn’t.” (talking about potentially appearing in True Detective).
And just recently Latino.Foxnews reported that, “Tom Cruise will arrive in Morocco in early September to play the starring role in “Mission: Impossible 5,” media reports said.
Hollywood Reporter confirms the news reporting that Cruise has indeed arrived in Morocco already to film some of the scenes for the film.
The production teams of the hit saga are first arrived in Morocco preparing the locations for this fifth episode, to be shot in Marrakesh, Rabat and Casablanca, the weekly TelQuel magazine reported.” Mission Impossible 5 movie release date is set on Christmas of 2015.
Knowing that the fifth installment of the franchise will be up against some major competitors like the highly anticipated return of sci-fi cult Star Wars: Episode 7, the creators together with the actors are pressured to level up their production and performance.
This year will make J.J.
Abrams really busy as he is currently directing Star Wars Episode 7 and producing Mission Impossible 5 working hand in hand with Skydance Productions chief David Ellison and Mark Bakshi, Cruise who will be starring in the film is also part of the production.
Christopher McQuarrie on the other hand will be directing the film, which is written by Drew Pearce who penned the hit movie “Iron Man 3.” Meanwhile, J.J.
Abrams is not the only member of the Mission Impossible team who will be having a busy year, it was previously reported that lead star Tom Cruise will also be reprising his role for a sequel of Jack Reacher, based on the Lee Child’s novel “Never Go Back.” He will also be starring in the high-octane film “Go Like Hell” and a planned Top Gun sequel.
What do you think about Mission Impossible 5 2015 Kpopstarz readers, would it be able to surpass the box office success of its prequel Ghost Protocol?