A question nobody has ever thought to ask sooner than is “how ripped do you need to get to star in a Tron movie?” In the occasion you’re Jared Leto, the reply could also be very.
Having formally signed on to headline the third installment throughout the long-running franchise, the Academy Award winner is about to hit the well being membership laborious, and also you’ll guarantee that Bruce Boxleitner in no way appeared like this beneath his jumpsuit once more in 1982.
The Tron mannequin has existed for practically 40 years at this stage, and spawned a grand complete of two movies in that time. Legacy arrived 28 years after the distinctive, and whereas it featured some dazzling visuals, robust worldbuilding and a banging Daft Punk soundtrack, on a narrative stage it left a lot to be desired. These have been points that weren’t helped by a painfully wooden effectivity from Garrett Hedlund along with the de-aging experience used on Jeff Bridges that was at least 5 years away from being passable, and in consequence appeared distracting at most interesting and terrifying at worst.
$400 million on the sphere office is manner from a bomb, in actual fact, nonetheless with a $170 million funds and promoting and advertising and marketing costs, Legacy‘s income margins have been razor skinny. Any plans for a third movie have been swiftly halted, then, and for the next decade any focus on of Tron 3 was hopeful barely than sensible. Nonetheless, after being hooked as much as a job for what appeared like with out finish, Leto was formally launched as a result of the star of the latest installment with Lion director Garth Davis set to get behind the digital digicam.
Now, the 48 year-old Morbius star has revealed on social media that he’s started teaching for the job, and also you’ll check out his progress beneath.
It is likely to be argued that we don’t actually need one different Tron movie, and Leto is an actor that tends to divide opinion amongst audiences, nonetheless Disney seem intent to take care of all of their marketable property alive in some vogue and as such, it doesn’t come as lots shock that this one lastly escaped from development hell.