LONDON (AP) — Tom Cruise has stated he and Prince William “have lots in widespread” as Britain’s royals joined the Hollywood star on the purple carpet in London for the U.Okay. premiere of the brand new “Prime Gun” film.

William and his spouse, Kate, joined Cruise Thursday on a star-studded purple carpet at Leicester Sq. for the premiere of “Prime Gun: Maverick,” during which Cruise reprises his position as U.S. Navy pilot Pete “Maverick” Mitchell greater than three many years after the discharge of the unique movie.

Talking about William, Cruise advised reporters: “We now have lots in widespread. We each love England, and we’re each aviators, we each love flying.”

Prince William and Kate Middleton are accompanied by actor Tom Cruise, proper, as they attend the “Prime Gun Maverick” UK premiere in London.

William educated as a search and rescue pilot and was often known as Flight Lieutenant Wales within the Royal Air Power.

Cruise was seen introducing William and Kate to the movie’s forged members — together with Jennifer Connelly and Jon Hamm — in entrance of a mannequin of the fighter jet from the film.

It was initially due for launch in July 2019, however was repeatedly pushed again as a result of coronavirus pandemic.

“After the final couple of years, simply to have an occasion like that is extraordinary,” Cruise stated.

The actor was amongst celebrities who featured in an equestrian extravaganza on Sunday to have fun Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee, or 70 years on the throne.