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‘Severance’ Actor Tramell Tillman Joins Next ‘Mission: Impossible’ (Exclusive)

Tramell Tillman — the actor who broke out in popular Apple series Severance — has landed a role in the eighth Mission: Impossible film. Tillman will join fellow franchise newcomers like Katy O’Brian, Nick Offerman and Hannah Waddingham, along with Mission vets that include Henry Czerny, Hayley Atwell, Ving Rhames, Simon Pegg, Pom Klementieff and […]

Dakota Fanning Says Tom Cruise Has Given Her a Birthday Gift Every Year Since ‘War of the Worlds’

Dakota Fanning has revealed the one date every year that Tom Cruise never forgets: her birthday! During a recent interview for Harper’s Bazaar with her Ripley co-star Andrew Scott, the actress shared that she got her first mobile phone as a gift from the Top Gun: Maverick star. After Scott guessed the correct answer to “Who gave Dakota her first […]

Lewis Hamilton Says He Regrets Turning Down Role in ‘Top Gun: Maverick’

Racing superstar Lewis Hamilton is opening up about the time he passed on an opportunity to work with Tom Cruise that he still regrets today. The Formula One driver revealed in a recent interview with GQ magazine that he befriended Cruise after the actor invited him to the set of his 2014 film Edge of Tomorrow. The […]

Millie Bobby Brown Felt Like a “Female Version of Tom Cruise” Doing Her Own Stunts in ‘Damsel’

Millie Bobby Brown, action icon? The actress revealed this week she performed all her own stunts in Netflix’s new film, Damsel. “I feel like the female version of Tom Cruise,” Brown declared during a recent appearance on The Drew Barrymore Show. “I did all my own stunts from start to finish.” Notorious for performing his own death-defying […]

Francis Ford Coppola Shares ‘The Outsiders’ Audition Tapes From Tom Cruise, Patrick Swayze

Four decades after its release, director Francis Ford Coppola took to Instagram on Thursday to share audition tapes from his 1983 film, The Outsiders. The film, based on the 1963 novel by S.E. Hinton, is known for, among other things, launching the careers of many of its young stars, including Rob Lowe, Tom Cruise, Patrick […]

‘Top Gun’ Actor Sues Paramount for Using His Image in ‘Top Gun: Maverick’

A supporting actor who appeared alongside Tom Cruise and Val Kilmer in the 1986 action drama Top Gun is now suing Paramount over the use of his likeness in the 2022 smash hit sequel Top Gun: Maverick. Barry Tubb, who played Leonard “Wolfman” Wolfe in the 1986 movie filed the suit Wednesday in L.A. against […]

Tom Cruise to Star in New Alejandro G. Iñárritu Movie

Tom Cruise will star in the new feature from The Revenant filmmaker Alejandro G. Iñárritu, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Warner Bros. and Legendary Entertainment are in talks to acquire the package, which marks Iñárritu’s first English-language film since the Leonardo DiCaprio starrer The Revenant nearly a decade ago. Plot details are being kept under […]

‘It Happened in Hollywood’ Podcast: Why Tom Cruise Photoshopped Himself Into a Picture of David Fincher and Cameron Crowe

Filmmaker Ed Zwick — whose new memoir Hits, Flops and Other Illusions has just come out — joined The Hollywood Reporter‘s It Happened in Hollywood podcast for the show’s season five premiere. Zwick has directed some of Hollywood’s biggest stars in films like 1989’s Glory (starring Denzel Washington, Morgan Freeman and Matthew Broderick), 1994’s Legends of […]

‘Top Gun 3’ in the Works at Paramount

Paramount is hoping to refuel the Top Gun franchise for liftoff once more, for a third film in the storied franchise. Top Gun: Maverick co-writer Ehren Kruger is penning a script for what would be a new installment, and sources say Maverick director Joe Kosinski would also return to direct. Puck first reported the news […]

What Tom Cruise’s New Deal Really Means

Last February, David Zaslav made his way to CAA’s offices, accompanied by his film-studio chiefs, Michael De Luca and Pam Abdy. The delegation gathered in agent Maha Dakhil’s office, where Kevin Huvane and Joel Lubin were in attendance. Also there was a prized client: Tom Cruise. The meeting was the product of a call that […]

Tom Cruise Sets Up Shop at Warner Bros. With New Movie Partnership

Tom Cruise is setting up shop on the Warner Bros. lot. In a new strategic partnership that Warner Bros. Discovery chief David Zaslav helped shepherd, Cruise will team with movie studio chiefs Michael De Luca and Pamela Abdy in jointly developing and producing original and franchise theatrical films starring the world-famous actor. Cruise and his […]

Simon Pegg Predicts Tom Cruise Has a “Completely Different” Third Act in His Future Once He “Stops Jumping Off Sh**”

Simon Pegg is predicting that Tom Cruise will eventually depart the Mission: Impossible franchise to pursue other creative opportunities that are “completely different.” Cruise is known for challenging himself in his roles by taking on his own stunts, including several that have been death-defying. And Pegg, who has starred as Benji Dunn in every Mission: Impossible […]