After months of speculation, “Jack Reacher” helmer Chris McQuarrie has officially committed to the next installment of Paramount and Skydance’s “Mission: Impossible” franchise.
McQuarrie made the announcement on Twitter with the simple message “Mission accepted.”
Tom Cruise recently committed to reprise his starring role as Ethan Hunt in the film. He will also produce, along with J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot, which produced the last two films.
McQuarrie is repped by CAA.
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