Friday, July 2, 2021 (Nationwide)
Plot: What's the story about?
Ace pilot Maverick aims to show the relevance of good old fashioned pilots in today's high-tech, drone-centric war environment.
Poll: Will you see Top Gun: Maverick?
Who stars in Top Gun: Maverick: Cast List
Tom Cruise ... Pete Mitchell "Maverick"
"Mission: Impossible 7" , "Oblivion"
Val Kilmer ... Iceman
"Paydirt" , "Red August"
Miles Teller ... Bradley 'Rooster' Bradshaw
"Only the Brave" , "Divergent"
"Only the Brave" , "9"
Glen Powell ... Hangman
"Devotion" , "Misconduct"
"Wild Mountain Thyme" , "Baby Driver"
Who's making Top Gun: Maverick: Crew List
A look at the Top Gun: Maverick behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Tony Scott last directed Unstoppable and The Taking of Pelham 123. The film's writer Christopher McQuarrie last wrote Mission: Impossible - Fallout and The Wolverine.
Watch: Top Gun: Maverick Trailers & Videos
Production: What we know about Top Gun: Maverick?
- Miles Teller will play the son of the Goose character (from the original film, played by Anthony Edwards) and Maverick’s new protégé (Variety, 8/22/18).
- German composer Harold Faltermeyer, who created Top Gun's memorable synth score, will do the music (Hollywood Reporter, 6/6/18).
- Val Kilmer has said he’d like to return for the sequel in the role of Tom “Iceman” Kazanski (Variety, 6/30/17).
- Sequel to the 1986 film.
- April 2020: The film was in Completed status.
- November 2018: The film was in Post-Production status.
- June 2018: The film was in Production status.
- May 2017: The film was in Pre-Production status.
- January 2016: The film was in Development status.
- September 2014: The film was in Development status.
- December 2013: The film was in Development status.
- November 2012: The film was in Shutdown status.
- October 2010: The film was in Development status.
Tom Cruise confirms on Sunrise Australia, Top Gun 2 begins filming next year.
Seems to be coming together. Jerry Bruckheimer flew down to New Orleans to meet with Tom Cruise and talk about a possible plot line.
Justin Marks attached to write the script. Tom Cruise to possibly star.
Paramount Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer have revived the project.
The New York Times reports that the sequel to Top Gun "has fallen apart." After the suicide of Tony Scott, who directed the first film, it appears the project has come to a halt.