London: Hollywood star Tom Cruise will reportedly star in `Star Wars: Episode VII` in a cameo role.
The 51-year-old actor, who is close friends with the film`s director JJ Abrams, met him over the weekend to discuss a role, suggest reports.
"Tom has been in London for over a week and met up with JJ and some other people from `Star Wars` at the weekend. On Saturday evening five of them met up for dinner and drinks at the Belgravia Hotel. JJ loves working with Tom whenever he gets the chance," a source said.
`Star Wars` is currently filming at Pinewood Studios in Buckinghamshire, England.
Cruise recently starred in another sci-fi film `Edge of Tomorrow`, which earned critical acclaim, and is next set to film the fifth instalment of the `Mission: Impossible` franchise.