‘Percy Jackson’: What Is the Cast Of the Movies Doing Now?

by Jeremy Spirogis
Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief premiere

Percy Jackson and the Olympians are going to get a brand new solid when Disney+ makes a brand new sequence based mostly on Rick Riordan’s books. The first diversifications began Logan Lerman, Alexandra Daddario and Brandon T. Jackson. Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief got here out in 2010. Percy Jackson: Seas of Monsters got here out in 2013.

Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief premiere
L-R: Brandon T. Jackson, Alexandra Daddario, and Logan Lerman | Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images

Lerman performed Percy Jackson, the descendant of Greek Gods who had a model new journey together with his mates Annabeth (Daddario) and Grover (Jackson). Grover is Percy’s sartyr (half goat) protector. All three have accomplished rather a lot since their mythological adventures. Here’s the place else you’ve seen them. 

Alexandra Daddario did just a little of the whole lot after ‘Percy Jackson’

Before Percy Jackson, Daddario had primarily accomplished TV episodes and small elements in motion pictures. After the primary movie she obtained multi-episode arcs on White Collar and Parenthood, and bigger roles in Hall Pass and Texas Chainsaw 3D. She starred within the latter. 

After the second film she landed a juicy position in True Detective as Woody Harrelson’s unhinged mistress. She did two large motion pictures with The Rock. San Andreas was a success and it was superior. Baywatch was a comedy misfire. 

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Alexandra Daddario | Gilbert Carrasquillo/GC Images

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Daddario has headlined a number of indie movies just like the horror film We Summon the Darkness and rom- Can You Keep a Secret. She’s additionally on the CBS All Access sequence Why Women Kill.

Brandon T. Jackson teamed up with comedy legends after ‘Percy Jackson’

Before Percy Jackson, Jackson had stolen scenes in Tropic Thunder as Alpa Chino. He’s the one who requested Robert Downey, Jr., “what do YOU mean, you people?” After the primary Pecy Jackson movie he performed Martin Lawrence’s son in Big Mommas: Like Father Like Son.

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After the second movie, Jackson landed what ought to have been his large break: the lead in a Beverly Hills Cop TV sequence. He performed Axel Foley’s nephew and Eddie Murphy costarred within the pilot to move the torch. CBS didn’t choose up the sequence. Murphy mentioned in a Playboy interview (through The Hollywood Reporter) that CBS had anticipated him to recur on the present. Jackson nonetheless acts and has two extra motion pictures arising based on IMDB.

Logan Lerman turned a number one man

When the primary Percy Jackson got here out, Lerman was within the operating to switch Tobey Maguire as Spider-Man. Lerman himself confirmed these talks to Access Hollywood and MTV News, based on Digital Spy. Andrew Garfield obtained the half and Lerman went on to play D’Artagnan in The Three Musketeers

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L-R: Logan Lerman and Al Pacino | Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Amazon Studios

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower was the pivotal film in Lerman’s profession, main him to main dramatic roles in Fury, Noah, Indignation, The Vanishing of Sidney Hall and End of Sentence. He nonetheless had another Percy Jackson journey alongside the best way.

In 2020, Lerman performed reverse the actual Al Pacino in Hunters. The streaming sequence is a few staff of Nazi hunters within the ‘70s. Lerman can also be in Shirley, popping out in June.

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