A 3rd Tron film, this one starring Jared Leto in an unidentified position, is transferring forward at Disney, in accordance with a report from Deadline. Director Garth Davis, whose 2016 movie Lion was nominated for six Academy Awards, together with Greatest Image, has reportedly been tapped to helm the image.
Davis, who additionally directed the much less effectively obtained 2018 biblical drama Mary Magdalene, “aggressively pursued” the Tron directing job, Deadline says. Little is thought concerning the third Tron, which has been in varied states of improvement over the previous decade. At one level, Disney and director Joseph Kosinski deliberate to movie a direct sequel to 2010’s Tron Legacy, however moved on to direct Tom Cruise in 2013’s Oblivion and subsequent yr’s High Gun: Maverick.
Leto’s been connected to Tron 3 since 2017. The actor will even reportedly co-produce the movie.
The unique Tron hit theaters in 1982. The sci-fi movie imagined a world inside computer systems the place residing applications exist within the likeness of their creators. Jeff Bridges performed Kevin Flynn, a pc programmer who’s digitized and does battle within the movie’s our on-line world, within the movie. Disney launched the sequel, Tron: Legacy, in 2010. That movie starred Garrett Hedlund as Kevin Flynn’s son Sam, who entered the digital actuality generally known as the Grid to stop a rogue program named Clu from invading the true world.