Robert Pattinson signs up for new Mission


Don’t worry, Tom Cruise isn’t giving up is IMF membership card just yet.

“Twilight” star Robert Pattinson is playing army interrogator Eric Maddox in “Mission: Blacklist”, says THR. Maddox was the man who spearheaded the capture of Saddam Hussein.

Erik Jendresen (“Band of Brothers”) wrote the script.

Jean-Stephane Sauvaire is attached to direct the picture.

Pattinson next appears in “The Twilight Saga : Breaking Dawn Part 2” and “Cosmopolis” for director David Cronenberg.