SAN DIEGO (CBSLA) — Tom Cruise surprised attendees at the 2019 Comic-Con International in San Diego Thursday with the official trailer for.
Comedian Conan O’Brien was finishing up a panel for the upcoming film Terminator: Dark Fate when he introduced Cruise to the unsuspecting audience.READ MORE: Davis' 28 Lead Kings To 2nd Straight Win Over Clippers
“Ladies and gentlemen, prepare to say hello to the biggest movie star you’re gonna meet in a long, long time: Mr. Tom Cruise,” said O’Brien in a video posted to YouTube by Variety.
Cruise addressed the massive crowd saying, “For 34 years you guys have been very, very patient with me, and I felt that it was my responsibility to finally really deliver for you.”
The trailer begins with a shot of mountains and an apparent Maverick flying a plane when a voiceover comes in saying, “Thirty-plus years of service. Combat medals. Citations. Only man to shoot down three enemy planes in the last 40 years. Yet, you can’t get a promotion, you won’t retire and despite your best efforts, you refuse to die.”
Ed Harris’ character is then seen speaking toREAD MORE: , and asks why he isn’t “at least a two-star admiral by now.”Family Of 18-Year-Old Garret Hayward, Killed By Suspected DUI Driver, Hold Emotional Vigil
Cruise responds, “It’s one of life’s mysteries, sir.”
Cruise posted the trailer to his Twitter Thursday with the “Maverick is back. #TopGun.”
Jon Hamm can be seen in the short trailer and Val Kilmer and Miles Teller are said to co-star in the film.
The trailer, packed with nostalgia from the original Top Gun, had over 3 million views.MORE NEWS: In Wake Of Recent Crime Uptick, Beverly Hills Hires More Officers And Increases Patrols
Top Gun: Maverick” is expected to hit theaters in June 2020.