On Tuesday January 8, Warner Brothers. Discovery announced that it will team up with Tom Cruise to create and produce theatrical original and franchise films this year.
Tom Cruise and the heads of Warner Brothers. Discovery film studios, Michael De Luca and Pamela Abdy will team up to produce unique and franchise dramatic pictures featuring the actor, which will be another new strategic alliance that was facilitated by Warner Bros. Discovery chief David Zaslav.
The Hollywood star and Warner Brothers. Discovery consented to a new agreement for the turn of events and creation of dramatic movies.
As per the organization’s press statement announcing the game plan, Tom Cruise will star in a blend of unique projects and franchise material in these films. In what is being referred to as a new “strategic partnership,” offices for Cruise and his production firm will be located on the Warner Bros. Discovery lot in Burbank.
The agreement is neither exclusive nor typical of a first-look agreement because Cruise is working on projects at Universal and Paramount.
The actor is allowed to create films for other studios, however Warner Brothers. is trusting that he can create the sort of globally successful blockbusters that would motivate spin-offs and support the studio’s earnings. Although Cruise has previously worked for Warner Bros., he has not appeared in the studio’s Edge of Tomorrow in ten years.
Cruise is protected more by working with Warner Bros. Discovery during a time of significant upheaval for Hollywood’s traditional film studios, some of which are being forced to reevaluate the hundreds of millions of dollars spent on franchise tentpoles. This includes Paramount, which Warner Bros. Discovery might buy if it sells in the next year or two.
This new cooperation between the two parties represents a sort of homecoming, despite the fact that, no specific projects have been disclosed as of yet. This year’s original and franchise theatrical pictures helped put the actor on the map. Among his Warners credits are Edge of Tomorrow, Rock of Ages, Magnolia, Eyes Wide Shut, Interview With the Vampire, and Risky Business.