Tom Cruise aims higher with movie shot on space station

Actor Tom Cruise is now working on a movie shot in outer space, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration said on Tuesday.

NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine wrote on Twitter, “NASA is excited to work with Tom Cruise on a film aboard the International space station,”

  Learn about the COVID-19 pandemic from News Hour  

He gave no details but the tweet followed a report in Hollywood trade outlet Deadline that Cruise was working with Tesla and SpaceX entrepreneur Elon Musk to make what would be the first feature film to be shot in space.

The proposed action-adventure is in its early stages, Deadline reported on Monday. Agents for Cruise did not immediately return a request for comment.

Follow News Hour
Mridha Shihab Mahmud

Mridha Shihab Mahmud is a writer, content editor and photojournalist. He works as a staff reporter at News Hour. He is also involved in humanitarian works through a trust called Safety Assistance For Emergencies (SAFE). Mridha also works as film director. His passion is photography. He is the chief respondent person in Mymensingh Film & Photography Society. Besides professional attachment, he loves graphics designing, painting, digital art and social networking.
No Comments
Scroll Up
%d bloggers like this: