Top Gun: Maverick Pitched Miles Teller to Tom Cruise Using a Photoshopped Mustache
Top Gun: Maverick’ is a big cinematic reunion of actor Tom Cruise and filmmaker
Joseph Kosinski, who joined forces again after ‘Oblivion’, he also brought in Miles
Teller, the guy who starts by making a bar full of crowd sing ‘Great Balls of Fire’.
Miles Teller worked with Kosinski in ‘Only the Brave’, which was the 48-year-old
filmmaker’s first casting selection while the latter was developing a storyline for
He featured in the film as Bradley Bradshaw, the son of Maverick’s radar intercept officer Nick “Goose” Bradshaw.
The filmmaker came up with the idea of highlighting Rooster and Maverick’s
detailed dynamic in the movie, and said that the element played a crucial part in
helping Tom Cruise to decide that it was time for a sequel to the 1986 blockbuster hit ‘Top Gun’.