Mission: Impossible director addresses rumors of Tom Cruise leaving the franchise

During an interview with the Light the Fuse podcast, Mission: Impossible director Christopher McQuarrie addressed rumors of Tom Cruise leaving the franchise. In previous reports from Variety, per ET Canada, sources revealed that Cruise was planning to exit the franchise after its upcoming two sequels in 2023 and 2024 as they shared that the two […]
 


During an interview with the Light the Fuse podcast, Mission: Impossible director Christopher McQuarrie addressed rumors of Tom Cruise leaving the franchise. In previous reports from Variety, per ET Canada, sources revealed that Cruise was planning to exit the franchise after its upcoming two sequels in 2023 and 2024 as they shared that the two flicks would be “for Cruise’s Ethan Hunt character”. will act as a dispatch”.

McQuarrie neither denied nor confirmed the rumor, as he insisted, “Let me tell you, I’ve been working with Tom Cruise for 15 years and I can’t tell you how many times Standing next to that guy, I’ve seen the incident and then read about it in the trades the next day and none of what they describe is really true.”
He recalled an anecdote from years ago, “We met Tom and Haley in Birmingham. [एटवेल] Were shooting a scene between The next day I read an article in the newspaper saying that Tom and four other guests had gone out to dinner. Indian Restaurant. I read that Tom insisted on sitting at a table with the other diners in the main restaurant, not in a private room, and that Tom ordered three chicken masalas because he liked it. He continued, “I called Tom the next day and said, ‘There’s something weird about this article. It’s 100 percent factually correct!’ McQuarrie quipped, “This is the first time I’ve read an article in which everything happened exactly as it was written.”