The 'Top Gun: Maverick' trailer cures for your need for speed

Paramount Pictures, Skydance and Jerry Bruckheimer Films had a special surprise today for attendees of Comic-Con International San Diego. Tom Cruise himself made a special unannounced appearance on the Hall H stage, revealing the first trailer for the highly anticipated Top Gun sequel, Top Gun: Maverick. That trailer is now online and you can check it out in the player below!

Although an official plot synopsis has not yet been revealed, the new film catches up with Cruise’s Navy Captain Pete “Maverick” Mitchell. The original film, released in 1986, was directed by the late Tony Scott. Sitting in the director’s chair this time around is TRON Legacy helmer Joseph Kosinski, with whom Cruise worked on 2013’s Oblivion.

In addition to Cruise, Top Gun: Maverick is set to star Miles Teller, Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm, Glen Powell, Lewis Pullman, and Ed Harris.

Top Gun: Maverick hits theaters June 26, 2020. You can take a look at the film’s first poster below:Tom Cruise is back as Maverick in Top Gun: Maverick.

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