British thespian Kenneth Branagh has lined up an unusual movie role - in the upcoming MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 3.

According to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER, the actor - most famous for his Shakespearean stage roles and parts in period films - will join Tom Cruise and Carrie-Anne Moss in the second action sequel.

Cruise - who also produces the M:I movies - will reprise his role as secret agent ETHAN HUNT. It has not been revealed what part 43-year-old Branagh will play.

27/04/2004 21:25