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Tom Cruise’s ‘Mission: Impossible’ Sequels Adds ‘Joker’ Star Shea Whigham

Christopher McQuarrie has announced that Joker star Shea Whigham has joined Tom Cruise and the rest of the cast of the upcoming sequels, Mission: Impossible 7 and Mission: Impossible 8. 

On his official social media, Christopher McQuarrie revealed that Joker star Shea Whigham was the latest actor to join the ever-growing cast of the upcoming Mission: Impossible 7 and Mission: Impossible 8, which are both set to shoot back-to-back after the success of Christopher McQuarrie’s previous two entries.

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You can see the official confirmation of Joker star Shea Whigham joining Tom Cruise and the rest of the cast for the new Mission: Impossible sequels down below:

Shea Whigham is an acclaimed character actor whose credits include film roles in Joker, Fast & Furious, Fast & Furious 6, Kong: Skull Island, Star Trek Beyond and The Wolf of Wall Street among others. Shea Whigham is also known for his roles in television shows such as Boardwalk Empire, True Detective and Fargo. 

Along with the confirmed return of Tom Cruise and Rebecca Ferguson, the Mission: Impossible sequelswill also feature newcomers Hayley Atwell and Pom Klementieff.

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Do you think Joker star Shea Whigham will make a good addition to the cast of Tom Cruise’s Mission: Impossible sequels? Sound off in the comments below, and be sure to continue following Heroic Hollywood for all the latest news on Tom Cruise, Shea Whigham and the future of the Mission: Impossible franchise.

Tom Cruise’s Mission: Impossible 7 will hit theaters on July 23, 2021 while Mission: Impossible 8 will hit theaters on August 5, 2022.

Source: Christopher McQuarrie