Dryblower and two potential stars for the next Mission Impossible

MISSION Impossible, the five-part series starring Tom Cruise, has never had a mining theme but if recent events in WA are a guide then Dryblower reckons two scripts are ready for MI-6 and MI-7, with Mines Minister Bill Johnson the star of one and Michelle Li in the other.

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Not well known in the movie world, Johnson and Li are important players in the mining world; Johnson as WA Minister for Mines, Li as chairperson of Grange Resources, the Tasmanian iron ore miner planning a big development in WA.

Both Johnson and Li have set themselves the sort of challenge Tom Cruise has in the original MI series, though not quite as exciting as saving the planet.

Johnston, who might struggle to replicate Cruise’s interpretation of Ethan Hunt the original MI hero, has taken on as his challenge the job of explaining to the mining world why WA remains a fabulous place to invest despite a d...