Superstar Tom Cruise was seen at the Louvre Abu Dhabi this week, and one lucky fan got the chance to pose for a picture with the actor before sharing it on Twitter.
After Mission Impossible, director Christopher McQuarrie shared pics of the Empty Quarter last month. Leading star Tom Cruise spotted in a twitter picture. Taking in The Louvre marking at least the 3rd film-relate visit to the Emiratrs after 2011’s Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol in Dubai and Fallout in 2018 which was partly shot in Abu Dhabi.
Tom, 58, seen alongside Hamad Al Hosani outside the capital’s museum on Saturday. Dressed all black, it was not immediately apparent if the super star was completing scenes for the latest M:I instalment or marveling at the establishment’s priceless treasures for fun.
Every time I meet him, he tells me, ‘I love Abu Dhabi, I love your country’,” Hosani’s social media post .
McQuarrie also took his social media to display his picture’s wrapping up.
What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well – Antoine De Saint Exupery”. The filmmaker wrote on Instagram with picture of a lone figure on horseback in the dunes. The process of putting together a film in UAE, McQuarrie also stated, made his and the crew’s life far easier.
“Grace and graciousness, magic and majesty, hospitality and hope. The many challenges we’ve faced on our journey, none is greater than outshining the gifts Abu Dhabi has given us.
“On behalf of our entire crew and cast, sincerest and most heartfelt thanks to the Government of Abu Dhabi. His Excellency Mohamed Al Mubarak, the Abu Dhabi Film Commission, twofour54, Etihad Airways and CEO Tony Douglas, ADAC and CEO Shareef Al Hashmi, HM Ambassador to the UAE Patrick Moody, The United States Marine Corp and all of our incredible military personnel.
And, of course, thanks to our incredible local cast, crew and the very fine people of Abu Dhabi. We will most sincerely miss you until we see you again.”
The director then mentions returning of the team to London to finish off the project.
“All aboard for our greatest challenge yet…”