Actor Tom Cruise has developed a reputation for being one of the most daring and committed actors in Hollywood thanks to his willingness to perform dangerous stunts for the sake of a good close-up. Those stunts require preparation. Lots and lots, according to those present for the showing of Mission: Impossible 7 at CinemaCon this week.
Cruise trained for a year doing 500 skydives and 13,000 motorbike jumps. They captured this on day one of principal photography. Genuinely scary watching him do this https://t.co/9mso5qZTE0
— Aaron Couch (@AaronCouch) August 26, 2021
Alongside footage of Mission: Impossible 7, Paramount showed a featurette depicting the movie’s centerpiece stunt. In preparation for the stunt, Cruise did…