Russia Looks For Actress to Send into Space To Beat Tom Cruise Movie

Russia Looks For Actress to Send into Space To Beat Tom Cruise Movie
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Russia is looking for a woman to star in a movie which will be the first to be shot in space. The biggest channel in the country has organized a competition to find the perfect female actor for the movie that will be shot in space.

Channel One has partnered with Russian space agency Roscosmos to find the lead actress for a movie which is most probably to be named as ‘Challenge’. The shooting of the film is supposed to start by October 2021 in the International Space Station.

This is going to be one of the 21st-century movies that is going to compete with Tom Cruise’s upcoming movie. There have been a lot of discussions when Tom Cruise announced his next upcoming movie which is going to be made along with NASA and Elon Musk’s SpaceX; it’s going to be featured outside the Earth’s atmosphere. 

The channel also announced that the role is of a superhero and there are some casting requirements as well for the leading star who will become a big international star of all time after this feature. The applicant need not be a professional actress but should be aged between 25 to 40, height to be 150 to 180 cm and weight should not be more than 70kg or less than 50kg. Also required a chest girth not more than 112 cm. There should be no criminal record as well, and through this competition, there are trying to find the right fit for the role.

Additionally, she must be healthy and with adequate fitness levels, and there are few fitness level tests that she needs to have like a 1 km run in 3 and 1/3 minutes or lesser. She should be able to swim freestyle 800m in 20 minutes and could dive from a 3 m springboard with an extraordinary technique.