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Mission impossible: Tom Cruise returns to Paris to walk red carpet

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Mission impossible: Tom Cruise returns to Paris to walk red carpet
Photo: AFP
09:11 CEST+02:00
Tom Cruise on Thursday attended the red carpet premiere of the latest instalment in the Mission: Impossible film series in Paris, the city where which much of the film was shot.

"Mission: Impossible - Fallout" is the sixth in the action spy series and stars Cruise as agent Ethan Hunt along with Simon Pegg, Rebecca Ferguson, Henry Cavill and Alec Baldwin.

The film, directed by Christopher McQuarrie, follows Hunt and his team as they race against time to recover stolen plutonium after a mission goes wrong.

Cruise, 56, known for performing many of his own stunts, jumped from the cargo door of a plane at 7,500 metres (25,000 feet) for one scene and broke an ankle trying to jump between two buildings during filming in London.

(US actor Tom Cruise (C) poses with (From L) French actress Alix Benezech, US actresses Angela Bassett and Michelle Monaghan, Swedish actress Rebecca Ferguson and English actress Vanessa Kirby in front of the Eiffel Tower after the world premiere of the film Mission: Impossible – Fallout AFP)

 

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