"Cruise, for all his talent, didn't have that physicality", author Child told BBC Radio in a recent interview. Fans of the Lee Child books that the films are based on were always a little uneasy with the casting of Cruise.
The author said he "really enjoyed" working with the "Top Gun" actor but wanted to be true to the character. He's a really nice guy. "We had a lot of fun", Child said.
'And I want all those readers who were upset about Tom Cruise to help me out - participate in choosing the right actor for the TV series.
In the Jack Reacher series, the title character is a U.S. Army veteran who works as a detective for hire. "And Cruise, for all his talent, didn't have that physicality", he continued. It's a bit of a bummer that won't come to fruition-McQuarrie felt perfectly suited to that kind of material-but we got one McQuarrie/Cruise Jack Reacher movie, so that's something to be thankful for.
Already fans have started tossing out names of potential new Reacher actors, with names like Michael Shannon (Man of Steel) and Alexander Skarsgard (True Blood) leading the pack at this early stage.
Child confirmed there won't be any more movies with Cruise, adding they're hoping to take a TV series "to Netflix or something like that" which will cast "the ideal guy".
Readers had complained about the Hollywood actor's suitability to play the imposing former major in the U.S. military police since his casting was announced in 2011.
But who will become the new Jack Reacher?
The actor is headlining two popular action franchises right now. He's a big-time movie star and film producer who, aside from The Mummy and the summarily canceled "Dark Universe", regularly makes millions (if not billions) at the box office.
He admitted he still struggled with drug addiction in April but now says he's clean, the Courier Post reports. McClure and D'Amico later created a GoFundMe page, which went viral, to supposedly pay it forward to Bobbitt.
Speaking to Austrian newspaper Kurier while on worldwide duty, Arnautovic said: " I'm 29 so that's the best age ". But for a player like Marko this can not be the end", said Danijel Arnautovic . 'That's possible [he could leave].
On Wednesday, Mahathir toned down his comments, saying that ASEAN leaders try to avoid criticizing each other. The two countries agreed on October 30 to begin the returns in mid-November to Myanmar, also known as Burma.
Signs of a softer-than-expected impact from U.S. sanctions on Iranian crude exports have also weighed on prices in recent weeks. Oil prices slumped meanwhile after US President Donald Trump urged producing nations not to cut output.
But it's still not good news as some businesses that are big into Google's G Suite were left twiddling their thumbs for some time. That resulted in some Google traffic being sent through MainOne partner China Telecom.
Southeast Asian countries export low-value factory goods, migrant labor and natural resources to much of the world. "Had a great interaction with ASEAN leaders at the ASEAN-India Informal Breakfast Summit".
Jacob deGrom was named as the victor of the 2018 NL Cy Young award for his outstanding performances on the mound this season. He got the first-place vote of John Maffei of the San Diego Union-Tribune, 29 seconds and 123 points.
Also, it has been five years since the last PlayStation came out, so it's probably time that we get to see the next iteration. Select DualShock 4 wireless controllers available for $39.99 USD (MSRP) / $49.99 CAN (MSRP) at participating retailers.
He said some media outlets showed irresponsibility by reporting that Ms. Bibi had left the country after her release from the jail. Commission on International Religious Freedom.
England All Out For 285 In Sri Lanka
The nightwatchman negotiated six deliveries from Dilruwan Perera without further drama on a day where momentum swung both ways. The Sri Lankans were giving England a taste of its own medicine, after England added 60 runs for the last wicket.
FDA to seek a ban on menthol cigarettes
The FDA may impose limits on the sale of many e-cigarette products in the USA , a senior official told Bloomberg News last week. The menthol ban would impact BAT through its ownership of Newport cigarettes - one of the most popular menthol brands.
Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame and Michigan hold steady in CFP
UCF is officially set to host a top 25 matchup in primetime Saturday, with Cincinnati moving up to No. 24 in the latest rankings. However, there are plenty of games with intrigue or importance to the races within a conference or for a division title.
English FA to cut foreign players in Premier League
There's no doubt that the influx of foreign players in the Premier League has improved the standard of the league. But Chelsea (16), Liverpool (16), Arsenal (15), and Manchester United (14) all fall foul of the new proposal.
Ranveer, Deepika finally tie the knot in Italy
The same day, Ranveer and close friend and casting director Shanoo Sharma were spotted from his balcony at a "haldi" ceremony. According to India Today, the ceremony will begin any minute now at the exotic Villa del Balbienello, Lake Como in Italy.