Set directly in the timeframe between the 1982 film and the recent TRON: Legacy from Walt Disney Studios, TRON: Uprising will follow the adventures of a young program named Beck, who finds himself the unlikely leader of a revolution. Unbeknownst to Beck, he is also destined to become one of the most important programs ever to grace the Grid.
TRON: Uprising will start on Saturday, June 23 at 2 PM ET, with back to back premiere episodes. Uprising features the voice talents of Elijah Wood as Beck, Bruce Boxleitner as Tron, Mandy Moore as Mara, Emennuelle Chriqui as Paige, Nate Corddry as Zed, Lance Henriksen as General Tesler, Reginald BelJohnson as Able, Paul Reubens as Pavel, and Tricia Helfer as the voice of The Grid.
TRON: Uprising is produced by Disney Television Animation and executive produced and directed by Charlie Bean (of Samurai Jack and The Powerpuff Girls). Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz (both screenwriters of TRON: Legacy and executive producers of Lost and Once Upon a Time) developed the series for Disney XD and serve as consulting producers with Justin Springer (co-producer of TRON: Legacy). The music is composed by Joseph Trapanese (TRON: Legacy).