Yesterday it was announced that Oscar Nominee Jeremy Renner will be one of the two floating heads – the other being series star Tom Cruise – on the upcoming “Mission : Impossible 4″ one-sheet.
Today it was revealed that Paramount, seemingly even scared to release a film that’s title is associated with ‘Tom Cruise’ , likely won’t be calling the film “MI:4″ – in fact, it likely won’t bare the “Mission : Impossible” moniker at all. It’s potentially going to go the “Dark Knight” route and pick a title that’s not automatically identified as being part of a series.
Variety also says the film won’t pick up from where J.J Abrams’ “Mission : Impossible 3″ left off – whatever that means (no Michelle Monaghan?). Unlike the previous films, where Cruise’s Ethan Hunt led a team, this new film will center around only two IMF agents – Hunt and Renner’s character. And apparently Renner (“The Hurt Locker”) will have just as much screentime as his big-time co-star. Should this film be successful, the studio apparently wants to retain the services of both Cruise and Renner for another “Impossible” mission – but it’s possible that in the next film the latter will have the lead role while Cruise’s Hunt will be reduced to a secondary character.
Also on the topic of “Mission… whatever they call it”, Deadline reports that the hunt is on to find a female operative (which is kinda confusing considering Variety says the film will only center around Cruise and Renner’s agents – unless, of course, this female agent is killed or even kidnapped within the first few minutes thus pathing the way for Cruise and Renner to suit up!?). Actresses that have tested for the role include Kristen Kruek (Lana Lang from “Smallville”), Paula Patton (“Precious”) and Lauren German (“Hostel Part 2″). Not sure whether this is the same role that the previously announced Jacinda Barrett (“Middle Men”) and Noomi Rapace (“Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”) were looking into.
The third sequel to “Mission : Impossible” will be directed by Brad Bird (“The Incredibles”) and produced by J.J Abrams (“MI:3″).
- Magnolia picks up Experimenter; New image released - March 27, 2015
- Taylor-Johnson quits Fifty Shades franchise - March 26, 2015
- X-Men : Apocalypse casts Jubilee; cameos rumoured - March 26, 2015
- Trailer : Maggie - March 26, 2015
- Ben Mendelsohn may star in a Star Wars movie - March 26, 2015
- B v S : Luthor picture; story details - March 26, 2015
- Star Trek 3 : Elba to play villain; Pegg talks scripting - March 26, 2015
- Peter Craig aboard Lawrence’s Addario biopic - March 26, 2015
- Spielberg directing Ernie Cline’s Ready Player One - March 26, 2015
- Jason Segel directing a Lego movie!? - March 26, 2015
Against the Current - the band, not adventures in dangerous swimming 101
Zedd - If our love is tragedy, why are you my remedy? (Well, answer my question!)
Arrow (Okay, Felicity from Arrow!)
Chrissy Costanza (cat eyes and buttery lyrics!)
Girls (TV) (Okay, Allison Williams!)
Movies - especially when they play in the dark.
Twin Peaks (TV)
Friends (TV) (It had me at "No way are you cool enough to pull Clint"; damn straight, Chandler!)
Traveling - preferably where water is, so I can splash someone!
Star Wars trilogy - no, the other one, fella!
Alex G - far more talented than her younger brother Alex H
Cameron Crowe movies - Say Anything..., Jerry Maguire, Almost Famous
The sign 'Free Wi-Fi'.
Reenacting dance/song scenes from "Grease" with my little girl (hey! Wait till you see my 'Summer Lovin'! - don't judge)
Die Hard - 40 stories of Sheer Adventure!
Alex Goot & Friends (his enemies aren't half as talented!)
Cooking up a nice dish and sitting in the entertainment area, on a cool night, basking in it's greatness.
Inflatable kids pools full of Vodka Lime Crush.
Acidic Email from angry, over passionate teenagers after I trash something "Twilight"-related on the site. Sparkle elsewhere.
My baby girl's big, caring heart.