Production Weekly reports that Michelle Monaghan and Johnathan Rhys-Meyers are in negotiations to join Tom Cruise and Ving Rhames in Mission: Impossible 3., which is set to start filming in Caserta, Italy on July 18th.

J.J. Abrams will direct the sequel penned by Alex Kutzman and Roberto Orci.

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The Royal Palace, known as ' Reggia', will be used to recreate the interior of the Vatican for scenes contained within the Mission: Impossible 3 script.