Video: Tom Cruise and Brad Bird Talk Filming Mission Impossible in Dubai

Posted on October 29, 2010

The cast of Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol did a press conference in Dubai to talk about filming in the United Arab Emirates. Tom Cruise, Paula Patton, Jeremy Renner and director Brad Bird (The Incredibles) all appeared. Alas, there were no Josh Holloway sightings.

In this clip, Tom talks about why Dubai is such a great city for filming an action film. The scale is really large and the city will be featured prominently in the film. Brad said he was looking forward to working with his first digital star. Tom quickly corrected him, reminding Brad that he was an actual person, not a digital character. This is Brad's live action film debut. Take a look: