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Tom Cruise Confirms a 'Top Gun' Sequel Is Happening

Tom Cruise Confirms a 'Top Gun' Sequel Is Happening

"It's true. Yeah, it's true", he said during an interview on the Australian morning TV show "Sunrise".

Tom Cruise said this week that rumors of a "Top Gun 2" are definitely true and the film will likely come out sometime next year, Entertainment Weekly reported. I'm going to start filming it probably in the next year.

I feel the need for speed for Top Gun 2!

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Cruise's comments Wednesday are the first time he hinted at a possible production start date, so more announcements are likely soon. "It's happening." Be prepared for a film full of action and humor, with the highly praised and successful star, Tom Cruise. "It is definitely happening", he continued. "This is going to happen".

According to Deadline, Bruckheimer met with Cruise to discuss fitting "Top Gun 2" into his schedule during an on-set visit of "Jack Reacher: Never Go Back" past year. "We're discussing it... We're trying to figure it out", he told the talk show host.

Kilmer was also asked if the on-screen rivalry between his character Iceman and Cruise's character Maverick was present off-screen as well.

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Bruckheimer's decades-long quest for the sequel seemed to get jet boosters in January 2016 after he tweeted a photo of himself with Cruise when they met to discuss the project. The film even afforded to over 350 million dollars globally at the box office.

The news comes 31 years to the month after the release of director Tony Scott's 1986 original, which captured audiences' imagination with its story of a tightly knit group of elite U.S. Navy pilots. The original director, Tony Scott, isn't alive anymore so I can not possibly see how this is going to play out in a way that we all say to ourselves, "yeah, Top Gun definitely needed a sequel".

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