Those words gave two television show hosts that lovin’ feelin’ Wednesday. Why? Because it was Tom Cruise’s response when asked if a “Top Gun” sequel was in the works.
The actor who portrayed Pete Mitchell – call sign “Maverick” – in the original film released 31 years ago appeared on “Sunrise,” an Australian morning news show. There, he was asked by anchor Samantha Armytage if the rumors about a sequel were true. Cruise confirmed, much to the delight of Armytage and co-host David Koch.
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The news also sparked reactuib on social media. Here’s a sampling: