You can’t keep Glen Powell out of heaven. The actor starred alongside Tom Cruise in Top Gun: Maverickand he’s back in the cockpit to join Jonathan Majors Devotion. This air war epic tells the chilling true story of two elite US Navy fighter pilots during the Korean War. Sony Pictures has released a new trailer for Devotionwhich you can check out above!
Based on the book by Adam Makos, Devotion was directed by JD Dillard and written by Jake Crane & Jonathan AH Stewart. The story hit close to home for Dillard, whose father was a naval aviator. The director told Vanity Fair earlier this year that many of his early memories include hanging out in airplane hangers and watching his father fly. “It’s always been with me, and it’s been such a part of his identity,Dillard said. There was a time when Dillard thought he wanted to be a pilot, but he ended up moving toward film production. When his father looked over his shoulder, Dillard knew he had to get it all right.
My dad has been poking me in the ribs for 30-some years while we’re watching movies and saying, ‘Oh, that’s not how airplanes move. That’s not how it works. That’s not what they say’.
While the audience won’t see Devotion until later this year, Dillard said that his father “love it“but added that he is”also prepare myself for the likelihood that I will never make anything that he will like as much as this.Jonathan Majors and Glen Powell play Jesse Brown and Tom Hudner, respectively, and their heroic sacrifices would ultimately make them the Navy’s most famous wingmen. Powell can currently be seen in Top Gun: Maverickwhile Majors will next be seen as Kang the Conqueror in Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania he 17 February 2023. Devotion coming to the cinema 23 November 2022.
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