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OLIVIA WILDE ("TRON: LEGACY") REPRISES HER ROLE AS QUORRA
IN A NEW EPISODE OF "TRON: UPRISING,"
THURSDAY, JULY 5 ON DISNEY XD
"Isolated" - After making a daring theft for a valuable data cube from General Tesler's base, Beck, as The Renegade, escapes on his light jet over the Sea of Simulation. Paige engages The Renegade in an aerial dogfight and the two nemesis crash on a remote island. Upon discovering the island is disintegrating into the sea, the two foes must call a temporary truce and are forced to work together on a plan to survive. These unfolding events cause Paige to reflect on her personal history and the life she led before turning into a soldier of the Occupation. Paige reveals she once knew the program Quorra (voiced by Olivia Wilde, "TRON: Legacy") who was on the run from the Occupation and hid in Paige's hometown, in a new episode of "TRON: Uprising," THURSDAY, JULY 5 (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney XD.
"TRON: Uprising" stars Elijah Wood as Beck, Bruce Boxleitner as Tron, Mandy Moore as Mara, Emmanuelle Chriqui as Paige, Nate Corddry as Zed, Lance Henriksen as General Tesler, Reginald VelJohnson as Able, Paul Reubens as Pavel and Tricia Helfer as the narrator and voice of The Grid.
Guest starring in "Isolated" is Olivia Wilde reprising her role as Quorra from
Walt Disney Studios' "TRON: Legacy."
"Isolated" was written by Andre Bormanis and directed by Charlie Bean.
"TRON: Uprising" carries a TV-Y7-FV parental guideline.
ADDITIONAL NOTES: completed airing its first season on 1/28/13; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION: (from Disney XD's press release, May 2012) Disney XD delves inside the computer world of The Grid and the people who live there with "TRON: Uprising," a visually striking new animated television series that follows the heroic journey of a new character, a young program named Beck, who becomes the unlikely leader of a revolution. The series, produced in CG animation with a 2D aesthetic, is set in the era of "TRON" between the stories in the 1982 feature film and Walt Disney Studios' "TRON: Legacy." Disney Channel will present "TRON: Uprising, Beck's Beginning," a 30-minute uninterrupted prelude to the series on FRIDAY, MAY 18 (9:30-10:00 p.m., ET/PT). The special will encore uninterrupted on Disney XD on MONDAY, MAY 21(7:00 p.m. ET/PT), followed by the series launch on THURSDAY, JUNE 7 (9:00 p.m.) on Disney XD. "TRON: Uprising" stars Elijah Wood as Beck, Bruce Boxleitner as Tron, Mandy Moore as Mara, Emmanuelle Chriqui as Paige, Nate Corddry as Zed, Lance Henriksen as General Tesler, Reginald VelJohnson as Able, Paul Reubens as Pavel and Tricia Helfer as The Grid.