The Paramount is currently working on a third installment of the “Top Gun” franchise. The news of “Top Gun 3” being in the works at Paramount has generated a lot of excitement among fans. Tom Cruise, who played the iconic character Maverick in the previous films, is expected to return for this new installment.

In addition to Cruise, Miles Teller and Glen Powell, who both appeared in “Top Gun: Maverick,” are also rumored to be involved in the new film. It’s worth noting that Teller portrayed the son of Maverick’s late friend and rival, Iceman, in “Maverick.” This connection between their characters adds an interesting dynamic to the story.

Photo: Glen Powell plays “Hangman” in Top Gun: Maverick from Paramount Pictures, Skydance and Jerry Bruckheimer Films.

Furthermore, Joseph Kosinski, the director of “Top Gun: Maverick,” is reportedly in talks to helm the third film as well. Kosinski’s direction received positive reviews for its ability to capture the adrenaline-fueled aviation sequences and maintain the spirit of the original “Top Gun.”

Although specific plot details for “Top Gun 3” have not been revealed yet, fans can expect more high-octane aerial action and further exploration of Maverick’s character. The previous film, “Top Gun: Maverick,” was released in 2021 after several delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It was a box office success, which likely influenced the decision to continue the franchise with a third installment.

Overall, the news of “Top Gun 3” being in development at Paramount is exciting for fans of the franchise who are eager to see the continuation of the story and the return of beloved characters.

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