Tom Cruise hangs from a plane on a wild adventure to celebrate his 60th birthday

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as such Tom Cruise He celebrated his 60th birthday on Sunday, his birthday Mission: Impossible Director Christopher Macquarie marked the occasion by sharing a photo of the action star hanging from the side of an airplane in a stunt that will appear in the upcoming two-part finale to the long-running franchise.

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McQuarrie captioned the photo showing Cruise hanging from the upper wing of biplane As he prepares to perform an aerial maneuver bearing the message: “Happy 60th birthday, Tom.”

Last December, United Kingdom Sun Photos of the actor were published hanging upside down from the wing of a World War II plane. according to Sun, Cruise was in the plane as it took off from Duxford Airport in Cambridgeshire, and as soon as it reached 2,000 feet, the daredevil emerged from the cockpit and made his way to the left wing. It was harnessed to the plane, then hung upside down when the plane flipped over, with Cruz sitting upright on the wing broken off.

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It was reported earlier that the businessman was learning how to fly planes M: I’m 8.

A source from the group said Sun: “Tom started learning to fly a Boeing Stearman biplane earlier this year for a big stunt scene in Mission: Impossible 8. It is clearly a highly skilled job but as usual he has no plans to cut any corner or bring in a businessman.”

The source added, “Attempting to film breathtaking scenes with an 80-year-old aircraft is very dangerous.”

In an interview with empireCruise announced a series from next summer Mission: Impossible – The dead account, part onewhere he parachutes off a motorbike as he plunges down a cliff, the most terrifying stunt he has performed in his 26 years playing IMF agent Ethan Hunt on the series.

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“If the wind is too strong, it will blow me away from the slope,” Cruz said. “The chopper (depicting the scene) was a problem because I didn’t want to hit that ramp at full speed and hit a stone. Or if I left in a weird way, we didn’t know what was going to happen to the bike. I had about six seconds once I left the ramp to pull the chute and didn’t want to get stuck in The bike. If you do that, this will not end well.”

Tom Cruise comes off a motorbike while filming the upcoming Mission: Impossible movie in Hellesylt, Norway on September 6, 2020.
Tom Cruise comes off a motorbike while filming the upcoming Mission: Impossible movie in Hellesylt, Norway on September 6, 2020. Photo by Gere Olsen /Getty Images

During Toronto stop On his 2015 press tour rogue nationCruz admitted that all the stunts over the years have been a bit tricky.

Mojave scene (from M: I’m 2) … the tower (from stealth protocol), that was dangerous. A400 (in rogue nation) It was really dangerous. The motorcycle (the scene in rogue nation), that was also dangerous.” But he added, “I am an extremist man. And I want to be entertained.”

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In addition, he continued, sometimes a panicked look increases the validity of what moviegoers see on the screen.

“There is a little panic. But it helps the performance.”

Cruise is currently the stars of Top Gun: Maverickreprising the role of Pete Mitchell from the 1986 original.

He rang out on his big day at the 2022 British Grand Prix on Sunday as Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton wished him a happy birthday.

Cruz, a huge fan of the sport, told Sky Sports he was cheering for Hamilton, who came third.

“He’s a great friend of mine. I hope he’s having a great day,” Cruz said.

Mission: Impossible – Dead Account Part 1 In theaters July 14, 2023.

mdaniell@postmedia.com

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