Author Lee Child defended the production choice of Tom Cruise as Jack Reacher in the upcoming self titled movie, according to the Washington Post. Fans of the book highly questioned this decision, as Cruise is significantly shorter and smaller than the fictional Reacher, but Child says that Cruise fills every other part of the character extremely well and Hollywood takes care of the rest!

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Tom Cruise as Jack Reacher

Photo Credit: Karen Ballard/KAREN BALLARD – Tom Cruise in “Jack Reacher.”