Entertainment Tom Cruise’s first Instagram post is an ‘Impossible’ tease The star quickly picked up more than half a million followers. Tom Cruise revealed on Instagram Jan. 25 the title of the new "Mission: Impossible" movie. Photo Credit: Tom Cruise via Instagram By Cory Oldweiler Special to amNewYork Updated January 25, 2018 8:22 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email From his topless debut in “Endless Love” to his pants-less lip-syncing in “Risky Business” to his blue jeans-and-oil beach volleyball outfit in “Top Gun,” directors have always found Tom Cruise to be an actor more than comfortable in front of a camera. And now the man with the multimillion-dollar smile has finally found his way onto Instagram, where he arguably should have been all along. But it wasn’t his desire to share a selfie or announce his new #love that finally drove Cruise into Insta’s arms. No, it was the color of money in the form of teasing the next installment in the “Mission: Impossible” franchise. His first post was simply a film slate that revealed the movie’s release date — Summer 2018 — and its title — “Fallout.” Cruise’s second post showed him as Ethan Hunt clinging one-handed to the outside of a speeding helicopter (based on his windblown visage, familiar from when he was hanging onto the outside of an airplane). He said “We’ve upped the ante for the sixth #MissionImpossible. I can’t wait for you guys to see more.” Based on the over 600,000 followers Cruise picked up in under five hours, he should find Instagram a target-rich environment. But there is still a long way to go to equal fellow action hero Dwayne Johnson and his 99 million plus followers. By Cory Oldweiler Special to amNewYork Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.