The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. Paramount Pictures has clinched its deal with Tom Cruise to reprise his role as Ethan Hunt in Mission Impossible 4. He’ll co-produce with J.J. Abrams, and they’re shooting for a Summer 2011 release. [via Deadline] 2. Scratch My Back, Peter Gabriel‘s new album of orchestral indie-rock covers, is currently streaming in full online. [via The Guardian] 3. Required viewing: Watch Mike Tyson tear it up on Italian Dancing With the Stars. [via TV Squad] 4. New details have emerged on Jason Segel’s The Greatest Muppet Movie of All Time — including a preview of the script. [via The Playlist] 5. The New Yorker has commissioned indie comics stars Chris Ware, Adrian Tomine, Ivan Brunetti, and Dan Clowes to illustrate four different covers for its upcoming 85th anniversary edition. [via ComicsAlliance]

Bonus Giveaway: We use Yahoo! Search to help find the top culture stories of the day. Now we’re giving you the chance to play editor, and you just might win a trip to Coachella.

Use Yahoo! Search to find an interesting link about Tom Cruise, and drop it below in the comments. Our favorite entry will receive Mission Impossible – Ultimate Missions Collection

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