Thursday 24 January 2019

Tom Cruise reveals new Mission: Impossible film title in Instagram debut

The actor used his first post on the site to declare the film’s title, which had not yet been revealed.

Tom Cruise filming Mission: Impossible 6 in London (John Stillwell/PA)
Tom Cruise filming Mission: Impossible 6 in London (John Stillwell/PA)

By Lucy Mapstone, Press Association Deputy Entertainment Editor

Tom Cruise has confirmed Mission: Impossible – Fallout is the title of the sixth film in the action franchise as he made his first-ever post on Instagram.

The Hollywood star shared a picture of a clapperboard on the social networking site bearing the title, which had not yet been revealed.

Along with the picture, he wrote: “Get ready. #MissionImpossible.”

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Cruise followed his first post with another, a picture of himself from the film in which he clung to a helicopter.

He said: “We’ve upped the ante for the sixth #MissionImpossible. I can’t wait for you guys to see more.”

The official Mission: Impossible Instagram account shared Cruise’s post along with the caption: @TomCruise just joined Instagram in the best way: by revealing the title of the new #MissionImpossible movie.”

The 55-year-old actor was recently seen shooting scenes for the new blockbuster in London.

Traffic was halted on Blackfriars Bridge and boats kept from the area while the shoot took place two weeks ago.

Tom Cruise runs along Blackfriars Bridge in London, during filming for Mission: Impossible 6 (Victoria Jones/PA)

Cruise took on his own stunts with gusto, running across the roof of Blackfriars rail bridge as a low-flying helicopter filmed his progress.

The film star is reprising his role as Ethan Hunt in the latest film in the series, which is directed by Christopher McQuarrie.

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