Jennifer Connelly didn’t fly solo at the Maverick: Top Gun premiere.
The actress will play Penny Benjamin alongside a returning star Tom CruiseMaverick is portrayed by her husband in the sequel. Paul Bettany and her son Kai Dugan24 year old, to the red carpet event in San Diego (Calif.) on May 4.
Kai, 24, is Jennifer’s eldest child, from her previous relationship with photographer David Dugan. The actress, 51, also shares two children with Paul—son Stellan Bettany, 18 and daughter Agnes Lark Bettany. The Maverick: Top Gun star and WandaVision actor rarely bring their kids to public events. Kai was the first to attend one since 2013.
Both Jennifer and Paul, 50, shared on Instagram images of themselves with Kai at the premiere. His caption was added by the actor. “Went to the movies last night with my Son and the Mrs @jennifer.connelly who you should follow – she’s more fun than me. #topgunmaverick.”