In the course of the coronation live performance, Tom Cruise made a cameo in a pre-recorded segment titled “Did You Know” put collectively to disclose enjoyable details concerning the king. Within the clip, Cruise was flying his well-known “High Gun” airplane as he delivered his tribute to King Charles. “Pilot to pilot — Your Majesty, you could be my wingman anytime!” he cheekily stated earlier than flying away from the display screen. Cruise’s memorable tribute comes amid followers’ confusion over the rationale he made it to the coronation visitor listing. “Why is Tom Cruise been invited to the Coronation?” one Twitter consumer wrote.
However whereas he won’t have an ambassadorial title like Katy Perry and Lionel Richie, Tom Cruise has his personal particular ties to the royal household. In accordance with the Mirror, the “High Gun” star and the royals go way back to the Nineties when he met and befriended Princess Diana. Even higher, it appears, was the actor’s friendship with the late monarch Queen Elizabeth, whom he privately met a number of instances. “She beloved seeing him and so they actually hit it off, a lot in order that she invited him again for lunch,” a supply advised The Sunday Instances of the pair’s friendship. He was even allowed to fly in by helicopter.”
Cruise additionally as soon as shared his admiration for Queen Elizabeth whom he described as “a vibrant woman with a zest for all times that basically is addictive,” per Fox Information.