Angela Bassett, of FX Network’s ‘American Horror Story’, arrives at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, California September 19, 2016. — Reuters picLOS ANGELES, May 19 — Angela Bassett looks all set to star alongside Tom Cruise in the upcoming action spy film Mission: Impossible 6.
According to Deadline, Bassett will play the role of a CIA director in the spy franchise. Christopher McQuarrie will be back for the sixth instalment, having previously directed Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation.
Joining Bassett in the popular franchise are Henry Cavill, Simon Peg, Rebecca Ferguson, Vanessa Kirky and Alec Baldwin.