Tom Cruise in Knoxville for Jack Reacher screening

This undated publicity photo released by Paramount Pictures shows, from left, Rosamund Pike as Helen, and Tom Cruise as Reacher, in the film, "Jack Reacher." (AP Photo/Paramount Pictures, Karen Ballard)

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Regal Cinemas’ Pinnacle Theater is rolling out the red carpet for Tom Cruise.

Cruise is scheduled to appear for a screening of “Jack Reacher: Never Go Back” to benefit Variety Children’s Charity of East Tennessee Monday evening. The East Tennessee chapter has raised over $9 million for children who are underprivileged, at risk or with special needs. Those donations go to numerous organizations who serve at risk children including the Emerald Youth Foundation, Second Harvest Food Bank Back Pack Kids Program and Imagination Library.

There were a limited number of tickets available for the benefit screening. Tickets were $50.

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This undated publicity photo released by Paramount Pictures shows Tom Cruise, right, as Reacher and Jai Courtney as Charlie in the film, "Jack Reacher." (AP Photo/Paramount Pictures, Karen Ballard)
This undated publicity photo released by Paramount Pictures shows Tom Cruise, right, as Reacher and Jai Courtney as Charlie in the film, “Jack Reacher.” (AP Photo/Paramount Pictures, Karen Ballard)

“As one of the biggest movie stars of all time, Regal is truly honored to roll out the red carpet for Tom Cruise and welcome him to East Tennessee. From his illustrious film career to his philanthropic efforts, Tom is the epitome of a true Hollywood star,” stated Greg Dunn President and Chief Operating Officer of Regal Entertainment Group. “We also extend our sincerest gratitude to our friends at Paramount Pictures and Skydance for making this screening possible and helping raise funds for Variety’s special needs children.”

“Jack Reacher: Never Go Back” opens nationwide on October 21. The film is based on Lee Child’s 2005 Novel One Shot. The film stars Cruise as the title character, with Rosamund Pike, David Oyelowo, Richard Jenkins, Jai Courtney, Werner Herzog and Robert Duvall also starring.

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