19 March 2013 12:01 PM, PDT | Filmofilia | See recent Filmofilia news »

Tom Cruise likes to be kept busy as he’s already looking to his next project, the long-mooted big screen take on a classic 1960s espionage TV series,The Man From U.N.C.L.E. This spy thriller has been bubbling away for several years at Warner Bros., going through Matthew Vaughn, David Dobkin, and Steven Soderbergh before finally landing with Guy Ritchie in 2011. George Clooney was the first choice for the role of Napoleon Solo, but when the star went down with a back injury Soderbergh went through a wide array of potential replacements including Michael Fassbender, Joel Kinnaman, Johnny Depp, and Channing Tatum and none of them... Related posts: Tom Cruise Will Star in Oblivion/Horizon Tom Cruise for A Star Is Born Remake? Tom Cruise Spotted On The Set Of ‘Star Trek’! Tom Cruise and Robert Downey Jr. to Star in El Presidente Tom Cruise to Star in Comedy “Food Fight »

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