Actor Tom Cruise confirmed via his official Twitter that Director Christopher McQuarrie, has been hired to helm Mission Impossible 5. McQuarrie will indeed direct from a script by Drew Pearce, with Tom Cruise reprising the iconic role of Ethan Hunt.
It’s not the first time for Christopher McQuarrie and Tom Cruise to work together: McQuarrie helmed Jack Reacher and wrote the script of Edge of Tomorrow and Valkyrie, three movies starring Tom Cruise.
A few more words from Tom Cruise about the director:
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Mission Impossible 5 should be released sometime in 2015. There’s no official released ate yet.