With season three of Ted Lasso just weeks away from its premiere, Emmy-winner Hannah Waddingham has found her next feature project as she is set to join the cast of Paramount’s Mission: Impossible-Dead Reckoning Part 2. Writer-Director Chris McQuarrie confirmed her casting on social media as the film is currently in production.
Tom Cruise is returning as Ethan Hunt with Part One bowing this July. This film is set to bow on June 28, 2024. Plot details as well as Waddingham character details are being kept under wraps.
Best known as Rebbeca, the owner of the underdog soccer team AFC Richmond on Apple TV+ Ted Lasso, Waddingham has been busy lining up projects as the shows final season is set to premiere on March 17. Besides this latest Mission: Impossible sequel, Waddingham is also set to appear in the action pic Fall Guy starring Ryan Gosling and Emily Blunt.
She is repped by CAA and Atlas Artists.