Tom Cruise is coming up with the sequel of his action film Top Gun that released back in 1986. It is directed by Joseph Kosinski and story by Peter Craig and Justin Marks. Jerry Bruckheimer, Cruise, Christopher McQuarrie, and David Ellison are the producers of the second flick. Cruise went through intensive training for this film, and also trained junior co-stars.
The film is based on Navy’s aviators, so the star cast did a special training so that they can handle the G-forces when they put in the F/A-18s. We have collected all the information for you regarding the sequel of Top Gun:
The filming of the upcoming action film was already completed back in 2019. Top Gun Maverick has faced many delays in the release. In the beginning, it was set to release in the cinemas on July 12, 2019, but then Paramount decided to shift it to next year.
But this year, Paramount again had to postpone the release of the sequel due to coronavirus pandemic as the Government already shut theatres for safety reasons. So, it was supposed to release on June 26, 2020, and now it will arrive on December 23, 2020.
While waiting to watch the film in the theaters, you can have a look at the official trailer for Top Gun Maverick below:
This is the star cast of the sequel of Top Gun:
- Tom Cruise as Captain Pete “Maverick” Mitchell
- Jennifer Connelly as Penny Benjamin
- Miles Teller as Lieutenant Bradley Bradshaw
- Glen Powell as Hangman
- Lewis Pullman as Bob
- Jon Hamm as a vice admiral
- Val Kilmer as Admiral Tom Kazansky
- Monica Barbaro as Phoenix
- Ed Harris as a rear admiral
- Charles Parnell as a rear admiral
- Danny Ramirez as “Fanboy”
- Manny Jacinto as Fritz
- Bashir Salahuddin as Coleman
- Jay Ellis
- Jake Picking
- Raymond Lee
- Lyliana Wray
The film will follow the events of the 1986 Top Gun film. It will center on Pete Mitchell after he serves as Navy’s aviator for more than thirty years. He will act as a test pilot and teaches Top Gun graduates for a specific mission.