Sarah Desjardins, known for her role in the television series Yellowjackets, has joined the cast of Tron: Ares, the highly anticipated third installment of the beloved Disney film series. The upcoming movie will feature an ensemble cast that includes Jared Leto, Greta Lee, Evan Peters, and Jodie Turner-Smith. Directed by Joachim Ronning, known for his work on Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, Tron: Ares will continue the story established in the original Tron film from 1982 and its sequel, Tron: Legacy, released in 2010.
While the previous Tron movies revolved around characters entering a virtual world created by a video game designer, sources reveal that Tron: Ares will explore a different dynamic. According to insider information shared with The Hollywood Reporter, the film will spend more time in the real world. The screenplay, written by Jesse Wigutow and Jack Thorne, will center around a sentient program that crosses over into the human world, creating unexpected consequences in a world unprepared for such an encounter.
Sarah Desjardins’ involvement in Tron: Ares marks another milestone in her rising career. She currently stars in Showtime’s critically acclaimed series Yellowjackets, portraying the character of Callie Sadecki, the daughter of Shauna, played by Melanie Lynsky. Yellowjackets recently received Emmy nominations for Outstanding Drama Series, as well as recognition for Desjardins’ onscreen mother, Lynsky.
Desjardins has also made a name for herself with notable performances in various projects. She gained recognition for her role as Maddie Redfield, the daughter of the vice president, in the breakout Netflix series The Night Agent. Her versatile acting skills have been showcased in popular shows like Riverdale, where she made appearances, as well as Under the Banner of Heaven and The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina the Teenage Witch.
Represented by Mosaic, Play Management, and Vision PR, Desjardins continues to make waves in the industry, earning opportunities in high-profile projects like Tron: Ares. Her talent and dedication to her craft have garnered attention and acclaim, positioning her as a rising star in the entertainment world.
Tron: Ares promises to be an exciting addition to the beloved Tron franchise, and with the addition of Sarah Desjardins to the cast, anticipation for the film continues to grow. Fans eagerly await the release of the movie, eager to see how this talented ensemble brings the world of Tron to life once again.