34 years ago, Tom Cruise rose to fame in the role of Pete "Maverick" Mitchell in Top Gun. It will reunite Cruise with director Joseph Kosinski, who directed him in 2013's sci-fi film, Oblivion, and Val Kilmer, who plays Tom "Iceman" Kazansky.
Tom Cruise tested some of his Top Gun: Maverick co-stars to make sure they could withstand the G-force actual fighter pilots experience. And those aerial shots?
"Top Gun: Maverick" is anticipated to cruise into theaters in 2020. In the sequel, Tom will train the son of his late partner, Nick "Goose" Bradshaw, who aims to be a fighter pilot like his father. "We're going to have big, fast machines".
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In the 1986 film, Goose died after hitting his head when he and Maverick were forced to eject from their F-14 in a scene that left most cinema-goers in bits.
"Aviators are back, the need for speed", Cruise has said of the film. Maverick replies, "One of life's mysteries, sir". The newest cast members of Top Gun 2 are l Manny Jacinto, Glen Powell, Thomasin McKenzie, Charles Parnell, Jay Ellis, Bashir Salahuddin, Danny Ramirez, and Monica Barbaro. Teller was seen on set with Cruise in some December 2018 photos that reveal the mustache he'll be sporting for the film - Teller's look clearly inspired by Edwards" impressively "80s facial hair. Her character will reportedly own a local bar in the film.
The preview features University of Oklahoma alumnus Ed Harris gravely commenting on Maverick's stalled rise as a naval officer, but not much else is known about the story at this time.
Fans have been waiting over 30 years for Top Gun: Maverick. "Those guys are really up in planes and getting thrown around in multiple Gs".