If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, try, and try again for the fourth time!
That must be Tom Cruise’s motto — as In Touch has exclusively learned that the 54-year-old is planning another wedding to his co-star Vanessa Kirby!
As In Touch previously reported, he’s desperate to pick up the pieces in his life following the death of his mother Mary Lee South and wants to focus on what’s important — his family. Not only is he reuniting with his youngest child Suri after three years apart, but also eager to marry the 28-year-old “some time early next year,” a source told the mag.
So who is Vanessa Kirby? Keep reading for a few things you need to know about the rising star and soon-to-be Mrs. Cruise!
She’s best known for her work on The Crown
She plays Princess Margaret on the Netflix original series — which is where Tom first noticed the actress.
“Tom flipped for her work,” the source explained.
They’ll be sharing the screen in Mission: Impossible 6
After seeing her in The Crown, Tom lobbied for her to be in the upcoming installment of the franchise — and she got the part!
“[Tom] told the other Mission: Impossible producers that he had to have Vanessa for a crucial role for the franchise’s sixth installment,” the source said. “They had instant chemistry, and of course she got the role. She’s blown her away with his endless charm and energy. He thinks she’s perfect to be his next wife.”
Vanessa and Douglas (far left).
She’s been in a high-profile relationship before
She previously dated Douglas Booth after the met on the set of BBC’s Great Expectations. They were together for more than a year, starting in 2012.
You’ve probably already seen some of her work
In addition to The Crown, Vanessa has some pretty impressive acting credits!
Most recently, she appeared opposite Sam Claflin and Emilia Clarke in Me Before You.