Universal Pictures has released a new international teaser trailer for The Bourne Legacy
, a fourth film in the popular action franchise and starring Jeremy Renner
as Aaron Cross.
He joins fellow series newcomers Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton, Stacy Keach
and Oscar Isaac
, while franchise veterans Albert Finney, Joan Allen, David Strathairn
and Scott Glenn
reprise their roles.
The narrative architect behind the Bourne film series, Tony Gilroy
, takes the helm in the next chapter of the hugely popular espionage franchise that has earned almost $1 billion at the global box office. The writer/director expands the Bourne universe created by Robert Ludlum with an original story that introduces us to a new hero (Jeremy Renner) whose life-or-death stakes have been triggered by the events of the first three films.
Aaron Cross, a CIA operative trained in the same manner as titular character Jason Bourne. While not based on the Bourne books, it is directly related to the preceding films.
The Bourne Legacy is scheduled for release on August 10th, 2012.
Watch the teaser trailer below!