Date: 4th July 2018

Miles Teller Set to Play Goose's Son Opposite Tom Cruise in the Top Gun Sequel.

Miles Teller is set to play Tom Cruise's protege in the Top Gun sequel, Top Gun: Maverick. Teller, 31, will portray the son of Goose, originally played by Anthony Edwards in the 1986 classic.

In the original film, Goose dies in an accident and Maverick (Cruise) blames himself for the death.

Prior to Goose's tragic death, the pilot and Maverick were the ultimate dynamic duo known for their catchphrase, "I feel the needů the need for speed".

Other actors considered for the role were Hidden Figures' Glen Powell and X-Men’s Nicholas Hoult.

Source: Press Release