Tom Cruise signs Mission Impossible 4

Ethan Hunt is up to his old tricks…

Tom Cruise has been officially confirmed for a fourth Mission: Impossible movie.


J.J. Abrams will produce the picture with Alias scribes Josh Appelbaum and Andre Nemec penning the script for the project.


No director has been announced for the film, which is expected to begin production this summer for a Memorial Day 2011 release.