The busiest man in Hollywood just added one more thing to his plate. Variety is reporting that the JJ Abrams produced sequel to Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol will arrive on December 25th, 2015. That is exactly one week after the arrival of Abrams Star Wars: Episode VII.
“Cruise will reprise his role as spy Ethan Hunt, though fellow agents Jeremy Renner, Paula Patton and Simon Pegg have not yet been confirmed to return to the franchise”.
The script for MI:5 is written by Drew Pearce (Iron Man 3) and Christopher McQuarrie (Jack Reacher) will direct.