Christopher McQuarrie reveals how he came up with the ending for Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation and why Sean Harris didn't want to be in the movie. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. The big news this week is that British actor Sean Harris is being touted for the lead villain role in the next Mission Impossible film.. Harris is a fantastic actor who has been slowly chipping away in British film and TV earning all the plaudits that have been coming his way. Sean Harris is an award-winning British film, television, stage actor and writer. Solomon Lane is portrayed by British actor Sean Harris in both Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation and Mission: Impossible - Fallout. He is best recognised for playing Solomon Lane in the American action spy film ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’ and in its sequel ‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’. “Mission: Impossible – Fallout,” the sixth (and best) ... (Sean Harris), the baddie from “Rogue Nation,” Lane’s agents, now known as The Apostles, are running rampant. He played Solomon Lane in the films Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation (2015) and Mission: Impossible – Fallout (2018). He made his 1 million dollar fortune with Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, The Borgias. Principal photography on the Joel Edgerton (Loving, Boy Erased) and In 2015, he got the role of Solomon Lane, even though he expressed he did not have the desire to take part in a franchise and was actually promised by Christopher McQuarrie that he would not have to return. On 1966 Sean Harris (nickname: Sean ) was born in Bethnal Green, London, England. A student of Drama Centre London, Harris was a member of the Glasgow Citizens Theatre. Sean Harris with the Leading Actor Award for Southcliffe, at the Arqiva British Academy Television Awards 2014 at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London. Sean Harris (Born: 1966) is an English actor and writer. The actor is currently single, his starsign is and he is now 55 years of age. And Tom Cruise and Sean Harris … They arrived in France earlier this week to begin filming the sixth installment of the Mission Impossible franchise. Principal photography on the Joel Edgerton (Loving, Boy Erased) and Sean Harris (Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, The King) thriller The Unknown Man has begun in South Australia. Harris was very hesitant to accept the role of Lane, because he felt that he was not well known on the big screen, but rather on the circuit of television.