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Mission: Impossible Movies to Resume Filming in September

After shutting down filming earlier this year, the next two Mission: Impossible movies are set to restart filming in September, and the films’ outdoor. The move was confirmed by both actor Simon Pegg and first assistant director Tommy Gormley. Pegg, who plays Benji Dunn, told Variety: “That will begin with the outdoor stuff. That feels …

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Esai Morales Joins the Next Two Mission: Impossible Movies

Filmmaker Christopher McQuarrie has revealed that actor Esai Morales has joined the cast of the next two Mission: Impossible movies. In his post on socials, McQuarrie only says “We all face the same fate… #MI7MI8,” though we know that Morales is replacing Nicholas Hoult as the villain in the films. Hoult had to leave the …

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Christopher McQuarrie Teases Three Obscene Mission: Impossible Stunts

As pre-production and casting continues for the next two movies, with Vanessa Kirby just confirming that she’ll be back as White Widow, writer and director Christopher McQuarrie is teasing three Mission: Impossible stunts you can expect. In Mission: Impossible – Fallout, Tom Cruise flew and hung from a helicopter, performed an insane high altitude, low open (HALO) …

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Henry Czerny Returns for Mission: Impossible 7 and 8!

Writer and director Christopher McQuarrie is putting together quite the cast for the next two Mission: Impossible movies and today announced that Henry Czerny will return! In McQuarrie’s post, which you can view below, he says: “There is no escaping the past… #MI7MI8.” Henry Czerny played Impossible Missions Force (IMF) director Eugene Kittridge in the very …

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Nicholas Hoult Joins the Next Two Mission: Impossible Movies

Writer/director Christopher McQuarrie has announced that Nicholas Hoult (X-Men films, Mad Max: Fury Road) has joined the cast of the next two Mission: Impossible movies at Paramount Pictures. In his post, which you can view below, he says: “Say, Nicholas Hoult, care to raise a little hell?” And Hoult responds: “Love to. Though why stop …

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Shea Whigham Joins the Next Two Mission: Impossible Movies

Writer/director Christopher McQuarrie today announced that Shea Whigham has joined the cast of the next two Mission: Impossible movies at Paramount Pictures. You can view the filmmaker’s post below. Shea Whigham has starred in Boardwalk Empire, Kong: Skull Island, Death Note, Take Shelter, True Detective, Fargo, and Joker. He played Agent Michael Stasiak in Fast & Furious and Fast & Furious 6, and he …

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Pom Klementieff Joins the Next Two Mission: Impossible Movie

French actress Pom Klementieff has joined the cast of the next two Mission: Impossible movies at Paramount Pictures. Writer/director Christopher McQuarrie revealed the Guardians of the Galaxy and Avengers films star has come on board. You can check out his post and Klementieff’s response below. Pom Klementieff joins fellow newcomer and Marvel Cinematic Universe star Hayley Atwell, …

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Sandra Bullock Returns to Netflix for Unforgiven Adaptation

Academy Award winner Sandra Bullock is set to star in an untitled Netflix project to be directed by Nora Fingscheidt (Systemsprenger / System Crasher). The movie was written by Christopher McQuarrie (Mission: Impossible films) and adapted from the BAFTA Award-nominated, three-part British mini-series Unforgiven (not to be confused with the Clint Eastwood film). The Unforgiven adaptation is described …

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Hayley Atwell Joins Next Two Mission: Impossible Movies

Writer/director Christopher McQuarrie and Hayley Atwell announced tonight that the actress has joined the next two Mission: Impossible movies at Paramount Pictures. McQuarrie posted the above photo of Hayley Atwell on his Instagram account, tagging her with the following caption: “Should you choose to accept…” Atwell responded on her own Instagram account with the same …

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McQuarrie and Peckham Join The President Is Missing Series

Showtime has announced that Academy Award winner Christopher McQuarrie (Mission: Impossible films, The Usual Suspects) and Anthony Peckham (Invictus) have joined the drama series The President Is Missing, inspired by the bestselling novel by President Bill Clinton and James Patterson, currently in development. McQuarrie will executive produce with Heather McQuarrie and the book’s authors. Peckham will …

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Release Dates Set for the Next Two Mission: Impossible Movies

Following the news from January that Christopher McQuarrie was returning to write and direct the next two Mission: Impossible movies, Paramount Pictures has now set specific dates for the seventh and eighth films: July 23, 2021 and August 5, 2022. In making the announcement, Paramount Pictures Chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos said: “We couldn’t be more excited to build on …

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Christopher McQuarrie to Direct Back-to-Back Mission: Impossible Films

Mission: Impossible – Fallout writer and director Christopher McQuarrie has signed with Paramount Pictures to return for the next two Mission: Impossible films that will be shot back-to-back, according to Variety. The two Mission: Impossible films are expected to start filming in 2019 and would be released in the summer of 2021 and summer of 2022. The trade says …

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Mission: Impossible – Fallout Digital and Blu-ray Details Announced

Paramount Home Media Distribution today announced the Mission: Impossible – Fallout Digital and Blu-ray release dates. The sixth installment, which grossed $789.9 million worldwide ($219.2 million in North America and $570.7 million overseas), is arriving on Digital November 20, 2018 and on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and DVD December 4. The movie will also be available as part …

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