Press Trust of India
September 09, 2012 16:55 IST
Cruise, 50, has delved straight into work commitments since splitting up from wife Katie Holmes in June
Filming of Tom Cruise's latest movie
All You Need is Kill sparked terror among residents of
Herfordshire recently after sound of gunfire from the studio
rang out across the neighbourhood.
Frightened residents in the Hertfordshire village of
Abbots Langley called police on Thursday night to report gun
shots being fired, prompting officers to launch an
investigation, reported Sun online.
They soon discovered the gunfire had been coming from the
nearby Leavesden Studios, where Cruise has been filming his
new movie with actress Emily Blunt.
A representative for the studios then confirmed the shots
were part of rehearsals for the movie.
"At around 9pm on Thursday, police received two reports
of the sound of distant gunfire from members of the public in
the Abbots Langley and north Watford areas," a police
"Officers contacted security at Leavesden Studios who
confirmed that rehearsals involving the use of firearms had
been taking place there during the evening," he added.
Cruise, 50, has delved straight into work committments
since splitting up from wife Katie Holmes in June.
He finished sci-fi film Oblivion in California, before
heading to Europe for All You Need Is Kill.