More about the plot: It is reportedly set in today’s world, with drone warfare taking over, and lots of fighter jet action. In a reverse of the original, Maverick will return as an instructor training a cocky female pilot. Kelly McGillis is not slated to return.
Update: Val Kilmer has been spotted at the San Diego hotel the production crew has been using.
Kenny Loggins says that Tom Cruise wants to bring back the song “Danger Zone” for the new movie. Loggins hopes to do it as a duet with a young act.
Tom Cruise is officially filming the sequel to ‘Top Gun’ in San Diego!
The Navy gave Paramount Pictures access to Naval Air Station North Island in Coronado on May 30-31.
Cruise posted this photo on social media:
— Tom Cruise (@TomCruise) May 31, 2018
Pete “Maverick” Mitchell is a Navy Captain now.
He looks ready to pilot that F/A-18E/F Super Hornet.
The NavyTimes reports that military approval is key to getting needed support to film on its ships and bases. For more on that, click here.
‘Top Gun: Maverick’ is expected to hit theaters on July 12, 2019.
Jerry Bruckheimer is producing.
Directed by Joseph Kosinski.
Harold Faltermeyer returning as composer.
And, Val Kilmer as Iceman!!