Hollywood movies

Next two ‘Mission: Impossible’ films delayed until 2023, 2024

Reuters
Next two ‘Mission: Impossible’ films delayed until 2023, 2024

Mission Impossible's Instagram page

Tom Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible 7' and 'Mission: Impossible 8' are postponed once again due to the ongoing pandemic

LOS ANGELES, USA – The seventh and eighth movies in the Mission: Impossible franchise starring Tom Cruise have been delayed until 2023 and 2024 because of the COVID-19 pandemic, producers Paramount Pictures and Skydance said in a statement on Friday, January 21.

Mission: Impossible 7 had been scheduled to debut in movie theaters in September 2022, followed by Mission: Impossible 8 in July 2023.

Must Read

‘Top Gun’, Mission: Impossible’ sequels delayed

‘Top Gun’, Mission: Impossible’ sequels delayed

The new dates for the films are July 14, 2023, for the seventh installment, and June 28, 2024, for the eighth movie in the series.

“After thoughtful consideration, Paramount Pictures and Skydance have decided to postpone the release dates for Mission: Impossible 7 & 8 in response to delays due to the ongoing pandemic,” the companies said in a statement.

Theater chains, including AMC Entertainment and Cinemark Holdings Inc, are still trying to recover from extended closures during the pandemic. – Rappler.com