A story centered on a new CIA operative in the universe based on Robert Ludlum's novels.
The Bourne Legacy will be the fourth entry in the eponymous Jason Bourne film series, which is based on the Jason Bourne novels by Robert Ludlum and Eric Van Lustbader. It is currently slated for an August 3, 2012 release. Tony Gilroy, screenwriter of the first three films, will direct the film as his third feature. Matt Damon, star of the first three films, will not return for this film, but he has not ruled out starring in any future films as long as Paul Greengrass, who directed the last two films, returns.