Tom Cruise’s penchant for doing his own stunts has become legendary. It’s not something actors have to do – after all, stunt performers are paid very good money to make sure the top-line actors aren’t put at risk. So why does Cruise do it? He believes that, whether they consciously realize it or not, audiences know when an actor is doing his own stunts, and their experience is heightened because of that. (Click on the media bar below to hear Tom Cruise)
Mission: Impossible – Fallout is playing now in theaters everywhere.