Cruise touches down in Korea for premiereHollywood superstar Tom Cruise and his “Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol” co-star Paula Patton are both currently in Korea to promote the movie that is released here on Dec. 15.
Cruise touched down in Korea on Dec. 2 in a charted plane at Incheon International Airport to take part in festivities for the movie. This will mark the actor’s fifth visit to Korea yet the enthusiasm shown by local reporters and fans suggest he is as popular as ever. The actor looked surprised by the throng of supporters and politely waved and signed autographs.
Cruise’s schedule included a press conference at the Grand Hyatt Hotel followed by a red carpet ceremony at Times Square in Yeongdeungpo District. After the ceremony Cruise was whisked to the premiere of the movie before making a brief appearance on stage at the Yeongdeungpo CGV Starium Cinema.
“Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol” revolves around Cruise’s character, Ethan Hunt, going rogue to clear the name of the organization he works for when it is implicated in a terrorist attack.