Source: Paramount Pictures
Paramount Pictures has set Jeremy Renner
to co-star with Tom Cruise
in Mission Impossible IV
It is the second big gig Renner has landed after the Oscar-winning The Hurt Locker
made him a hot commodity in Hollywood. He'll also play Hawkeye in Marvel Studios and Paramount's The Avengers
, coming to theaters on May 4, 2012, but will first be seen in Ben Affleck's The Town
on September 17.
Production on the fourth installment of the Mission: Impossible franchise is scheduled to begin this fall under the direction of Brad Bird
. J.J. Abrams
is producing the December 16, 2011 release with Cruise.