Fast Five Helmer Tackles Next “Bourne”

“Fast Five” director Justin Lin is returning to the Universal fold to take the helm of another of their major franchises.

Lin is set to direct the currently untitled sequel to “The Bourne Legacy”. Jeremy Renner is expected to return as Aaron Cross.

Anthony Peckham recently came on board on to pen the script. Lin, Frank Marshall, Jeffrey Weiner and Ben Smith are producing.

Despite the absence of series star Matt Damon, ‘Legacy’ still managed to make $275 million at the worldwide box office.

Source: Variety