‘Mission: Impossible 6’ Shoot on Hiatus After Tom Cruise Breaks Ankle


Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

Tom Cruise’s accident on the set of Mission: Impossible 6 has left the actor with a broken ankle.

“During production on the latest Mission: Impossible film, Tom Cruise broke his ankle while performing a stunt,” Paramount said Wednesday in a statement. “Production will go on hiatus while Tom makes a full recovery.”

The action tentpole remains on schedule to open July 27, 2018.

“Tom wants to thank you all for your concern and support and can’t wait to share the film with everyone next summer,” the statement continued.

The actor, who is known for doing his own stunts, was injured this past weekend in London when jumping between buildings and slamming into a wall, leaving him limping. According to M:I6 director Christopher McQuarrie, Cruise didn’t miss the mark and was always supposed to hit the…

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