13 December 2012 2:00 PM, PST | MTV Movies Blog | See recent MTV Movies Blog news »

By Hannah Soo Park

The "Tron: Legacy" sequel may not have an official title yet, but it's just been confirmed that the movie has a star lined up to play one of its leading roles.

While doing press for the U.S. release of "On the Road," actor Garrett Hedlund confirmed to NextMovie that he will, in fact, be reprising his role as Sam Flynn in the follow-up that's been floating around the sequel rumor mill since the first "Tron" reboot's 2010 release.

"You know, yeah, I'm very excited, Disney's very excited," Hedlund said, when asked about his potential involvement in the forthcoming installment.

While other cast members, including key players Olivia Wilde and Jeff Bridges, have yet to discuss their involvement in the sequel, a few crew members have been set to get back on the Grid: Joseph Kosinski, whose name made the rounds again with the recent trailer release of sci-fi flick "Oblivion, »


- MTV Movies Team

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