|About:||:||Top Gun: Maverick||Directed by:||:||Joseph Kosinski||Produced by:||:||Jerry Bruckheimer,David Ellison,Tom Cruise||Screenplay by:||:||Peter Craig,Justin Marks,Ashley Edward Miller,Zack Stentz||Written by:||:||Peter Craig,Justin Marks||Starring:||:||Tom Cruise,Miles Teller,Val Kilmer,Jennifer Connelly,Glen Powell||Music by:||:||Harold Faltermeyer||Cinematography:||:||Claudio Miranda||Edited by:||:||N/A||Production company:||:||Jerry Bruckheimer Films,Skydance Media,TC Productions,Paramount Pictures||Release Date:||:||12 July 2019 (USA)||Duration:||:||121 minutes||Country:||:||USA||Language:||:||English||Rating:||:||7.9||Year:||:||2019||Catagory:||:||Action||Also Known As:||:||Top Gun 2||Budget:||:||N/A||Age Restriction:||:||N/A||Box Office:||:||N/A|
Storyline : Pete "Maverick" Mitchell mentors a new generation of U.S. Navy fighter pilots.
The Oscar-winning actress is understood to be playing a single mother who runs a bar near the airbase.
Jennifer Connelly has been announced as the latest cast member for Top Gun: Maverick.
The Oscar-winning actress will star alongside Tom Cruise, who is reprising his role of fighter pilot Pete "Maverick" Mitchell for the sequel.
Connelly's role is understood to be that of a single mother running a bar near the airbase.
Directed by Oblivion director Joe Kosinski, actor Val Kilmer will also reprise his role of Tom "Iceman" Kazansky.
Another new addition to the film, Miles Teller, was announced earlier this month.
The 31-year-old actor will play the son of Maverick's former wingman, Goose, who was killed-off in the 1986 original.
British actor Nicholas Hoult was also understood to be in the running for the part, but was beaten at the final hurdle by Whiplash actor Teller.
What's it like to work with one of the world's best-known actors on a franchise that will soon gross over $300bn?
Teller tweeted his casting success quoting a famous line from the original film: "I feel the need..."