Paramount and JJ Abrams’ Bad Robot have unveiled the first trailer for Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol. The fourth entry to the action/adventure series will see the return of Tom Cruise, Ving Rhames and Simon Pegg and will add newcomers Jeremy Renner (The Hurt Locker), Anil Kapoor (Slumdog Millionaire), Léa Seydoux (Robin Hood), Josh Holloway (Lost), Vladimir Mashkov (Behind Enemy Lines), Paula Patton (Deja Vu) and Tom Wilkinson (Michael Clayton). Additionally, Brad Bird, most known for helming the Pixar features, The Incredibles and Ratatouille, will make his live-action directorial debut with Ghost Protocol.
This outing sees the IMF team disbanded after they are blamed for a terrorist bombing of the Kremlin in Moscow. Ethan Hunt (Cruise) and his team then must work under “Ghost Protocol” with agent Brandt (Renner) to clear their organization’s name from the crime.
Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol will hit theaters this holiday season on December 16th.