Well it looks like Hollywood’s summer season has been banished as all the films have been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak. Top Gun: Maverick became the latest film to get postponed. Paramount pictures announced on Thursday that the Tom Cruise starrer will now be hitting the screens on December 23 instead of June 24.
The films official synopsis reads out “After more than thirty years of service as one of the Navy’s top aviators, Pete Maverick Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him. When he finds himself training a detachment of Top Gun graduates for a specialized mission the likes of which no living pilot has ever seen, Maverick encounters Lt. Bradley Bradshaw (Miles Teller), call sign: Rooster, the son of Maverick’s late friend and Radar Intercept Officer Lt. Nick Bradshaw, aka Goose.”
Talking about Top Gun: Maverick the film will be set in the Drone Ages where the world will be full of drones and those old school F-16 fighter planes wouldn’t exist looks sad but still its exciting. Tom cruise will be portraying the role of a flight instructor. Jennifer Connelly is the new addition in the film however Van Kilmer will be reprising his role Iceman, the role he played back in 1986.
Top Gun: Maverick will now release on December 23, 2020.