Tom Cruise did handle to get in on just a little little bit of 2023 Oscars motion regardless of him skipping out on the ceremony, as he attended a luncheon for the award present’s nominees in February. On the occasion, Cruise obtained very excessive reward from none apart from Steven Spielberg who could not cease gushing about him or “High Gun: Maverick.” “You saved Hollywood’s a** and also you may need saved theatrical distribution,” the director told him, referring to the film’s very spectacular field workplace takings following the COVID-19 pandemic. “Critically, [‘Top Gun:] Maverick” may need saved the complete theatrical trade,” he added. Selection additionally reported there was just a little controversy involving the actor when Jerry Bruckheimer hosted an occasion at his house that was attended by quite a lot of Academy Awards voters, which raised some eyebrows because it was voting season and, as we all know, “High Gun: Maverick” has a number of nominations.
Cruise was additionally remembered initially of the Oscars ceremony, as host Jimmy Kimmel entered the world-famous Dolby Theatre following a skit that featured a scene from “High Gun: Maverick.” The “Jimmy Kimmel Dwell” host truly fell from the ceiling with a parachute after he pretended to be ejected from Cruise’s Captain Pete Mitchell (aka Maverick himself)’s airplane whereas the film’s iconic guitar riff performed. Kimmel then went on to joked about Cruise not being on the present and quipped possibly he was there as Judd Hirsch. Spoiler alert: he wasn’t.