LOS ANGELES, Aug 26 (Reuters) – Tom Cruise on Thursday introduced what he known as his most harmful stunt ever in a clip from his upcoming “Mission: Inconceivable 7” film.
Cruise, identified for doing his personal stunts, takes a motor-bike trip down a ramp and off a large cliff in Norway and lets go in mid-air earlier than his parachute is launched.
The clip, and a featurette of Cruise and director Christopher McQuarrie speaking concerning the feat, have been proven on the CinemaCon gathering of movie show operators and Hollywood studio executives in Las Vegas, leisure media reported.
“That is far and away probably the most harmful factor I’ve tried; we’ve been engaged on this for years,” Cruise stated within the video, in response to Deadline Hollywood. “I needed to do it since somewhat child.”
“Mission: Inconceivable 7,” by which Cruise returns as suave spy Ethan Hunt, is due for launch in Might 2022 after a coronavirus-disrupted shoot in Italy, Norway and the U.Okay. of greater than a 12 months.
Cruise, 59, stated he educated for greater than a 12 months to good the stunt, together with making 500 sky-diving classes and 13,000 motor-bike jumps, the Hollywood Reporter stated. The stunt was filmed six occasions.
In previous films, Cruise has hung off the aspect of a airplane because it takes off, piloted a helicopter by way of slim mountain ravines, scaled the two,717-foot excessive (828 meters) Burj Khalifa skyscraper in Dubai, and carried out a sky dive from nearly 5 miles excessive.
Reporting by Jill Serjeant; Enhancing by Dan Grebler