Matt Damon "open" to more Bourne films

Does the star of the Bourne Identity, Supremacy and Ultimatum have his sights set on another movie?

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Matt Damon "open" to more Bourne films
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Emily Handley

Matt Damon says he is still "open" to the possibility of reprising his role as kick-ass super-spy Jason Bourne if the circumstances are right.

After making three films in the successful Hollywood franchise, Damon and director Paul Greengrass appeared to rule out a return to the series, which continued without them after 2007 instalment The Bourne Ultimatum.

But now the Oscar-winning actor has revealed that he would love to see what happened to the character next.

“I’ve always been open to [another Bourne film] if Paul Greengrass is the director,” Damon told US news show CNBC – adding that the main obstacle to producing any further films was the lack of a satisfying plot.

“We’ve just never been able to come up with a story,” said Damon, “so if any of your viewers have a story, please call Universal and submit it.”

Based on the character created by author Robert Ludlum, the Bourne films continued with 2012’s The Bourne Legacy, starring Jeremy Renner as the genetically-enhanced Aaron Cross. A sequel, which Renner will also be involved in, is expected to be released in the summer of 2015.


 


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