Tom Cruise has signed on to star in the fifth installment of the Mission Impossible franchise and will resume his role as super spy Ethan Hunt.
The 50-year-old actor also will produce the untitled film along with J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot company, which also produced the last two Mission Impossible movies.
The fourth installment Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol grossed more than $700 million at the box office worldwide.
The film has been Cruise's biggest commercial success to date during his lengthy career.
Paramount and Skydance have not named a director, writer or start date for the fifth film.
VIA: DAILY MAIL