News|October 11, 2010 10:15 pm

Anil Kapoor Joined Crew of Mission Impossible IV

It seems that Anil Kapoor’s Hollywood roller-coaster is on its full mode; after working in Danny’s Boyle’s Slumdog Millionaireand and in the Hollywood TV series 24, the actor has now signed to play a pivotal part in the next franchisee of the Tom Cruise espionage series, Mission Impossible.

Anil Kapoor will be part of Tom Cruise Group along with Jeremy Renner, Paula Patton, Vladimir Mashkov, Ving Rhames and Simon Pegg. When contact to Anil Kapoor, he confirmed the news but he did not like to divulge anything more than that. The actor said,

“At this point, I can only say that I have been contacted for Mission Impossible IV and I have said yes,”

Talking his role, a source says,

“His character adds to the suspense and is a major turning point in the movie.”

The plot of the film, being directed by Brad Bird, remains a top secret. Mission Impossible 4 is slated to hit theatres on December 16, 2011.  Other B’town actors’ Hollywood adventure

●      Kabir Bedi (Octopussy (1983))

●      Amrish Puri (Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom (1984))

●      Naseeruddin Shah (The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003))

●      Anupam Kher (Se, Jie aka Lust, Caution (2007))

●      Satish Kaushik (Brick Lane (2007))

●      Irrfan Khan (A MightyHeart, Slumdog Millionaire (2007))

●      Freida Pinto (Slumdog Millionaire (2008))

●      Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (The Last Legion (2007), The Pink Panther 2 (2009))

●      Mallika Sherawat (The Myth (2005), Politics Of Love (2011)