Recently, fans and followers of Prabhas were super excited after a massive buzz about his inclusion in Tom Cruise's Mission Impossible 7 went viral on social media. Apparently, a viral post on social media suggested that the Saaho actor was approached by the team to play a key role in the Hollywood flick.
It was said that the team reached out to him while he was shooting in Italy for Radhe Shyam. As per the viral post, director of the film Christopher McQuarrie met the Rebel Star, who eventually gave his nod to the project. Well now, the director himself has taken to his social media handle to clarify the ongoing buzz. Replying to a netizen who quizzed about Prabhas' inclusion in the seventh installment of the popular action spy film franchise, Christopher tweeted, "While he's a very talented man, we've never met. Welcome to the internet."
While he‘s a very talented man, we’ve never met.— Christopher McQuarrie (@chrismcquarrie) May 26, 2021
Welcome to the internet. https://t.co/mvVFP6N4zV
Let us tell you that earlier in 2020, Tom Cruise and his team were shooting in Italy's Rome where most of the high voltage action sequences were being shot. Interestingly, around this time, Prabhas, Pooja Hegde and their Radhe Shyam team made it to the headlines after they resumed shooting in Italy amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
On a related note, also starring Ving Rhames, Henry Czerny, Simon Pegg, Rebecca Ferguson and Vanessa Kirby, Mission Impossible 7 is scheduled to be released in the United States on May 27, 2022. The action flick will also start streaming on Paramount+ in July 2022.
Talking about Prabhas' upcoming projects, the Rebel Star will next be seen in Salaar with Prashanth Neel, Adipurush with Om Raut, Radhe Shyam with Radha Krishna Kumar and #Prabhas21 with Nag Ashwin.