Tom Cruise’s position as super-spy Ethan Hunt in the “Mission: Impossible” trilogy is more than just a job for him; it’s an opportunity for the thrill-seeking action actor to try out a variety of dangerous feats in preparation for his own stunts.
Cruise honed his skills by skydiving in the air (500 times). According to the film, Tom Cruise trained on a cycle jumping course, leaping hills 30 times a day.
“I had to get so good at this so there’s no way I miss my mark,” says Cruise. Tom Cruise just rode a bike off a cliff six times today,” says one of the crew members in the BTS shot. The only thing that scares me more is what we’ve got planned for Mission 8,” says McQuarrie.
“I had to get so good at this so there’s no way I miss my mark,” added Cruise, while a member of the crew remarked, “Tom Cruise just rode a bike off a cliff six times today.”
While most studios have been promoting films due out before April 2022, Paramount has released a teaser for the upcoming Skydance-Tom Cruise blockbuster Mission: Impossible 7. On Memorial Day weekend in 2022, the film will be released in cinemas.