The shoot for Mission: Impossible 7
has been extremely long and troubled, with last year's lockdown, many cities banning movie shoots altogether, and the complications arising from filming while following social distancing guidelines. Simon Pegg
, who will appear in the movie as Benjamin "Benji" Dunn, is trying to keep things light by hosting an Instagram
Live session during his downtime. The actor used the session to spoil some hilarious but clearly fake plot points from the movie, starting with an impromptu arm-wrestling match.
— Simon Pegg Photo&News (@simonpegg_photo) April 7, 2021"Today we're shooting a scene where Benji [Pegg's character] and Ethan [Cruise's character] have an arm wrestle and Benji wins 'cause he's essentially stronger. Then Ethan gets all upset, 'Ah, f*ck you,' except we're not allowed to say the f word. 'Oh, I don't want you in the Imf anymore,' and I go, 'Really?' and he goes,