‘Top Gun’ Cast: Where Are They Now?

Tom Cruise, Val Kilmer and More

After Top Gun, the New York native went on to star in an endless string of box office

Tom Cruise

He returned to his role as Maverick for the 2022 film Top Gun: Maverick.

In December 2017, The Hollywood Reporter revealed Kilmer had gone through a two-year battle with throat cancer that left him voiceless

Val Kilmer

He revised his role as Iceman for a cameo in the 2022 action sequel Top Gun: Maverick.

The One Life to Live alum married fellow Julliard student Boyd Black in 1979 and the two divorced three years later

Kelly McGillis

Edwards was married to Jeanine Lobel, with whom he shares son Bailey and daughters Esme, Wallis and Poppy, from 1994 to 2015.

Anthony Edwards

In December 2021, the Fast Times at Ridgemont High alum eloped with his longtime friend Mare Winningham.

After her role as Carole Bradshaw in Top Gun, Ryan went on to star in a slew of romantic comedies

Meg Ryan