Bollywood star reportedly lines up role opposite Tom Cruise
ANIL Kapoor has reportedly bagged himself a role in the next Mission Impossible movie.
The actor has become a Hollywood favourite since he shot to fame as TV show host Prem Kumar in Danny Boyle’s Oscar winning ‘Slumdog Millionaire’.
Shortly after the film Kapoor was cast in the last ever series of 24 opposite Kiefer Sutherland – and it was reportedly this role that convinced movie chiefs to cast him opposite Hollywood royalty Tom Cruise in Mission Impossible IV
The film will see Cruise reprise his role as Agent Ethan Hunt.
When asked about the role, Kapoor was quoted as saying: “At this point, I can only say that I have been contacted for Mission Impossible IV and I have said yes.”
The film is expected to be shot in Dubai and Vancouver before its expected release in December 2011.