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2024 SAG Awards: Glen Powell Reacts to Saving Romcoms and Tom Cruise

At the 2024 SAG Awards, Glen Powell reacted to claims he's saved not only Tom Cruise, but also romcoms as a genre with Anyone But You.

By Hayley Santaflorentina Feb 25, 2024 12:29 AMTags
Watch: Glen Powell Reacts to the Massive Success of ‘Anyone But You’

It's hard work, but somebody's got to do it. And that somebody is Glen Powell.

At the 2024 SAG Awards Feb. 24, the 35-year-old reacted to claims he's saved both romcoms (with his and Sydney Sweeney's movie Anyone But You) and—in a more literal sense—Tom Cruise in Top Gun: Maverick

"I'm happy Tom's alive too, it was as good for me as it was for him," Glen exclusively told Live From E!: SAG Awards host Loni Love. "Saved Tom Cruise, saved the romcom. I'm feeling good."

The Set It Up star added, "I will say, the success of Anyone But You has been very unexpected and really wonderful. The way people have reacted to that movie has been insane." (See all the stars at the 2024 SAG Awards here.)

And indeed, the romcom that sparked romance rumors between its two stars soon became a fan-favorite—and it's an experience both Glen and Sydney would be happy to repeat. 

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Just take it from the Sydney herself, who recently revealed an onscreen reunion for the pair might already be in the works.

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"I can't actually reveal all of my secrets," Sydney exclusively told E! News at the Madame Web premiere Feb. 12, "but Glen and I—I mean I was talking to him this morning. We're talking about stuff."

However, when it comes to exactly the two are planning, the Euphoria actress kept things cryptic. "You never know," she added. "You'll have to wait and see."

And to see all the stars at the 2024 SAG Awards, keep reading. 

Storm Reid

In custom Balmain.

Kieran Culkin & Jazz Charton

In Dior Men and Christian Dior FW17 RTW.

Issa Rae

In Off-White.

Hannah Waddingham

In Tony Ward SS24 Couture.

Ryan Piers Williams & America Ferrera

America in custom Christian Dior.

Bel Powley

In Chanel.

Tracee Ellis Ross

In custom Balmain.

Taraji P. Henson

In Giambattista Valli Haute Couture.

Jeremy Allen White

In Saint Laurent and Tiffany & Co. jewelry.

Ryan Michelle Bathe

In Maria Lucia Hohan.

Quinta Brunson

In Saint Laurent.

Margot Robbie

In Schiaparelli FW20 Couture.

Lily Gladstone

In custom Armani Privé.

Billie Eilish

In Vivienne Westwood.

Selena Gomez

In custom Atelier Versace.

Anne Hathaway

In Atelier Versace SS15 Couture.

Rachel Brosnahan

In Tamara Ralph FW23 Couture and Cartier accessories.

Penélope Cruz 

In custom Chanel.

Carey Mulligan

In custom Armani Privé.

Ayo Edebiri

In Luar FW23 RTW.

Emily Blunt

In custom Louis Vuitton and Tiffany & Co. jewelry.

Emma Stone

In custom Louis Vuitton.

Halle Bailey

In custom Dolce & Gabbana.

Pedro Pascal

In Prada.

Matt Bomer

In custom BOSS.

Da'Vine Joy Randolph 

In custom Valdrin Shahiti.

Ciara

In Venus Prototypex.

Brie Larson

In custom Atelier Versace.

Reese Witherspoon

In Elie Saab Haute Couture.

Naomi Watts

In Christian Dior SS23 Couture.

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