Tom Cruise and Hayley Atwell spark more romance rumours after Wimbledon outing

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Hayley Atwell and Tom Cruise at the Wimbledon final on Saturday, 12 July in London, England. (PHOTO: Gallo Images / Getty Images)
Hayley Atwell and Tom Cruise at the Wimbledon final on Saturday, 12 July in London, England. (PHOTO: Gallo Images / Getty Images)

Looks like Tom Cruise and his co-star Hayley Atwell might indeed be having a love match.

Over the weekend, the Mission: Impossible star was spotted at the Wimbledon tennis finals with the Captain America actress. They were joined by actress Pom Klemetief (35), with whom Tom (59) and Hayley (39) will appear in the upcoming Mission: Impossible 7.

The rumoured lovers made a glamorous pair, smiling and chatting while watching the action on the court.

READ MORE | Tom Cruise lays down the law on Mission: Impossible 7 set

Rumours of romance between the two first popped up in December when they were seen holding hands at a London screening.  

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The two are yet to confirm their relationship. (PHOTO: Gallo Images / Getty Images)

“Tom and Hayley hit it off from day one. Lockdown and all the difficulties that came with it brought them even closer and they’ve become fairly inseparable," a production source told The Sun.

“They’ve been meeting up after hours and she’s been to his London pad. They get on brilliantly and both seem very happy.”

The British actress is best known for playing Peggy Carter, the love interest of Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) in Captain America. She's also had roles in Cinderella and Christopher Robin.

Hayley has been seen shooting scenes with Tom in Rome and London for the latest instalment of the Mission: Impossible franchise and will appear in both the seventh and eight instalments of the hit big-screen action extravaganza.

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Hayley and Tom shooting Mission: Impossible 7. (PHOTO: Gallo Images / Getty Images)

In a podcast last year, Hayley said she wasn't sure if her character was supposed to fight or support Ethan Hunt (Tom).

"I’ve been living in an existential crisis since October, going 'who am I? Who am I?'"

The movie has had plenty of pandemic-related hiccups and in December a video was leaked of Tom yelling at his crew for not following Covid-19 protocols.

“A lot of us would love to cut our losses and leave things for a while, then pick up when we can,” a source involved in the movie said at the time.

However, the Top Gun star is determined to finish the movie.

Tom hasn't had a lot of luck in the love department. He’s been divorced three times – first from Mimi Rogers in 1990, then from Nicole Kidman in 2001 and 2012 marked his high-profile split from Katie Holmes.

As for Hayley, she dated musician and model Evan Jones (30) for two years before they broke up in 2015. She was also romantically linked to actor and comedian Stephen Merchant (46), but they dismissed the speculation, claiming they were only friends.


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