A new Jason Bourne movie is in the works at Universal, with an Oscar-winning director already eyed for the next film.
Deadline has revealed that Edward Berger, who directed the 2022 Oscar-winning film All Quiet On The Western Front, is in negotiations to direct and oversee development of a new Jason Bourne film, although he There apparently is no storyline at the moment.
The outlet noted that the film is in its early stages, but once the script is completed, Matt Damon – who played the title character in four of the five films in the series – would be approached to return if he could. wished.
What was the most recent Jason Bourne film?
Prior to the announcement, the most recent film in the series was simply titled Jason Bourne and was released theatrically in 2016. The film starred Matt Damon as the titular former CIA agent and was directed by Paul Greengrass and written by Greengrass and Christopher. Wake.
The film follows Bourne as he is hunted by CIA cybersecurity chief Heather Lee and director Robert Dewey as he attempts to learn more about his father. It received mixed critical reception but grossed $415.5 million on a budget of $120 million.