WATCH: Tom Cruise shows how he broke his ankle

Olivia Morris

Ever wondered what it would look like when Tom Cruise broke his ankle?

You don't need to wonder anymore.

The actor has shared just how he broke his ankle on the set of Mission: Impossible - Fallout last year which caused the production to halt filming temporarily.

Tom Cruise has shown footage of how he broke his ankle while performing a stunt on the set of Mission Impossible - Fallout. Source: Getty

While on The Graham Norton Show, Tom offered up footage from three different angles of him performing the stunt which injured him.

The 55-year-old admitted his ankle is actually "still broken" but he is "doing well".

"I'm not fully healed, but we're shooting," he added.

One bit of footage showcased, viewers can see Tom's ankle bending in a way it shouldn't bend which, most likely causing the fracture.

That doesn't look pleasant. Source: BBC / The Graham Norton Show
However, just like the true professional he is and despite knowing

However, just like the true professional he is and despite knowing "instantly" his ankle was broken the actor still managed to pull himself up on the side of the building and finish the scene.

That's what we call professionalism and getting a good job done.

The new Mission: Impossible instalment is due for release on July 27.

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