Tron: Legacy star Garrett Hedlund confirmed today that he will star in the Untitled Tron Legacy Sequel. Here's what he had to say, while doing press for his new drama On the Road.
Garrett Hedlund confirms he will return in the Tron: Legacy sequel
"Yeah, are we gonna break this now? Disney's very excited. That's about that. You know, yeah, I'm very excited, Disney's very excited."
We reported last week that Eragon writer Jesse Wigutow has been hired to rewrite the script, originally written by David DiGilio. No plot details have been released as of yet.
Joseph Kosinski is returning to direct, with sources indicating that this sequel may start principal photography in 2014. Tron: Legacy took in $172 million at the domestic box office, and earned just over $400 million worldwide.
Tron 3 comes to theaters in 2016 and stars Olivia Wilde, Cillian Murphy, Garrett Hedlund, Bruce Boxleitner, Cindy Morgan, Nathan Corddry. The film is directed by Joseph Kosinski.