The film stars Tom Cruise reprising the iconic role of Ethan Hunt, who was first introduced to moviegoers in 1996. Returning to the franchise are Simon Pegg as Benji, Jeremy Renner as Brandt and Ving Rhames as Luther. Joining the cast are Alec Baldwin and Rebecca Ferguson.
Christopher McQuarrie directs from a screenplay by Drew Pearce and Christopher McQuarrie and Will Staples. The film is produced by Tom Cruise through Tom Cruise Productions and J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk through Bad Robot. Skydance Productions’ David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Don Granger serve as executive producers.
The 4th instalment in the globally successful franchise, MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE – GHOST PROTOCOL, earned nearly $700 million worldwide and became Cruise’s highest grossing film to date in his storied career. The MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE franchise has earned more than $2 billion at the box office, making it one of the most successful franchises in movie history.
“Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate, an International rogue organisation, as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF.”