Tom Cruise is definitely going to shoot a film in house, NASA has confirmed. A day on from a report claimed that the Mission: Unattainable star was in discussions with the US authorities house company, along with Elon Musk’s SpaceX, NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine revealed that Cruise would movie aboard the Worldwide Area Station. The ISS is a liveable satellite tv for pc, collectively developed by 5 house businesses together with NASA, and has been occupied by people for 19 straight years.
“NASA is happy to work with Tom Cruise on a movie aboard the Area Station! We’d like widespread media to encourage a brand new era of engineers and scientists to make NASA’s bold plans a actuality,” Bridenstine wrote in a tweet on Tuesday, with a photograph of the ISS. Musk, who’s additionally stated to be concerned (Cruise would possibly journey in one in every of SpaceX’s spaceships to the ISS) replied to Bridenstine’s tweet and stated: “Must be a variety of enjoyable!”
Must be a variety of enjoyable!
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) Could 5, 2020
A Deadline report from Monday had initially revealed that Cruise was within the early phases of planning an motion journey film to be shot in house, which might make it the primary narrative function film to take action. It isn’t a Mission: Unattainable chapter, the report added, and no movie studio has boarded the undertaking as but. Regardless of the enchantment of being the primary movie made in house, getting backing will take a little bit of convincing, given the astronomical budgetary considerations of filming in house.
Earlier than he zooms off to house, Cruise will likely be seen within the High Gun sequel High Gun: Maverick, delayed to December 2020 as a result of ongoing coronavirus pandemic. His final movie was Mission: Unattainable – Fallout, the terrific sixth chapter within the M:I franchise, to which he’s dedicated for at the very least two extra entries. Filming is paused on M:I 7 and unlikely to renew for some time, because it was capturing in Italy when the pandemic swept the globe and compelled a 3rd of the world into lockdown.
Cruise has a historical past of taking up high-concept stunts and doing them himself. For Mission: Unattainable – Ghost Protocol, he scaled the world’s tallest constructing, Dubai’s Burj Khalifa. For Mission: Unattainable – Rogue Nation, Cruise hung onto the aspect of a aircraft. And for Fallout, he carried out a HALO (excessive altitude, low opening) soar 106 instances for a sequence.
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