Hollywood superstar Tom Cruise is taking his love for action scenes to next step. Earlier in May 2020, it was confirmed that he is working on shooting in space with the help of Elon Musk’s Space X. It was reported that Tom Cruise charged a whopping budget of $200 million from Universal Pictures for the film which will be directed by Doug Liman.
Actor is heading to space with NASA in October 2021. According to NME, “The project is now firmly on its way, as Space Shuttle Almanac confirmed on Twitter that the Axiom Space Station, piloted by Commander Michael Lopez-Alegria, will set off on a tourist mission in October 2021 with Cruise and Liman on board.”
“NASA is excited to work with @TomCruise on a film aboard the @Space_Station! We need popular media to inspire a new generation of engineers and scientists to make @NASA’s ambitious plans a reality.” said Jim Bridenstine, who works as an official administrator at NASA.