When Janeane Garofalo asked Brad Bird, the director of "Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol," about Tom Cruise at a recent Tribeca Film Festival event, she peppered Bird with allusions to the Scientology documentary "Going Clear." Bird called it "a very inside reference," but Garofalo quickly disagreed.
Reports out of Hollywood are that Tom Cruise is going to replace George Clooney as Napoleon Solo in the upcoming film version of the iconic 60s TV spy series 'The Man From U.N.C.L.E.. Will audiences accept Cruise in yet another spy role, coming on the heels of his starring role in the "Mission: Impossible" series of films
It has long been rumored that Katie Holmes auditioned for the role of Tom Cruise’s missus via the controversial Church of Scientology, of which Cruise is a high-ranking member. That claim has been disputed, but a new blockbuster Vanity Fair article claims that Holmes wasn’t the first choice for Cruise’s wife.