It's been eight years since The Bourne Ultimatum was released and it really did come as a big surprise to me when I heard that there would a Bourne 5 heading our way. There haven't been details released yet about what direction the movie will be heading in. Although the few hints that we already have are keeping the excitement pumping.
So far we know that Paul Greengrass and Matt Damon will be starring alongside each other again which is pretty freakin' amazing.
The latest addition to the all star cast may surprise you
Variety have just announced that none other than Black Swan's Vincent Cassel has been cast in the role of an assassin trying to track and kill Bourne. The actor will be joining the end of a long line of badass villainous characters from the original trilogy. They include Clive Owen, Karl Urban, and Edgar Ramirez.
What other actors can you expect in the movie?
Ex Machina's Alicia Vikander will be playing a female lead, Julia Stiles will be returning to her previous role of Nicky Parsons, and Tommy Lee Jones has joined the all star line-up to.
Damon even revealed some crafty little hints of what to expect from the movie to Buzzfeed
Without giving too much of it away, it’s Bourne through an austerity-riddled Europe and in a post-Snowden world. It seems like enough has changed, you know? There are all these kinds of arguments about spying and civil liberties and the nature of democracy. We’re starting in Greece, you know, the beginning of democracy. And the movie ends in Las Vegas, the most grotesque incarnation of…
The sentence was never finished leaving our brains to gallop with guesses of what to expect.
The yet untitled film will be released on July 29th, 2016.