Chatting with Billy V: November 26, 2010

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Tom Cruise and Paramount studios have been seeking younger actors to join the Mission Impossible team to help breathe new life into the enterprise and possibly take the helm.  MI and Ghost Protocol star Jeremy Renner says he would like to replace superstar Tom Cruise in future editions.  "He inspires me to want to be better. I'm training in the gym and working out and fighting and doing everything I can to try and keep up."

"It's a franchise to potentially take over," Renner says,  "I can't predict the future and what they want, but that's certainly the idea."

Neil Patrick Harris says heʻs never been happier; heʻs thankful for his children he says.  The "How I Met Your Mother" star, whose kids with partner David Burtka were born via a surrogate six months ago.

Mark Wahlberg has confirmed in an interview that he will be playing treasure hunter Nathan Drake in a film adaptation of "Uncharted" based on the video game series PS3; The movies producer is also courting Robert De Niro and Joe Pesci.

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