Tom Cruise To Return To Comedy
Posted on Wed Aug 13, 2008 09:00 AM PDT

Tom Cruise TCruiseSuri051608_01.jpg LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Tom Cruise is "loosely attached" to the upcoming comedy Food Fight, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Cruise would play a pretentious chef who is forced to take a few steps down and cook at a school cafeteria.

After earning praise for his comedic role as a film studio exec in Tropic Thunder, Cruise has been considering returning to comedy. The last lead role Cruise had in a comedy was 1996's Jerry Maguire. Since then, Cruise has acted in numerous dramas such as Vanilla Sky and the Stanley Kubrick-directed Eyes Wide Shut, as well as action films including the Mission Impossible franchise, War of the Worlds and Minority Report.

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