According to Ain't It Cool News, the actor appeared on Japanese show Smap Smap and revealed that he will reprise his role as spy Ethan Hunt for Mission: Impossible 4.
Cruise allegedly added that he is looking to stage an action sequence for the movie in downtown Tokyo.
A big screen remake of the popular '60s TV series, Cruise's first Mission: Impossible outing was in 1996 under the direction of Brian De Palma. Two sequels, helmed by John Woo and J.J. Abrams, followed in 2000 and 2006.
The Mission: Impossible franchise has grossed more than $1 billion for Paramount.