screenwriter Tony Gilroy has been hired to direct a fourth Jason Bourne film, currently titled
The Bourne Legacy
Despite star Matt Damon stating numerous times that he
is done with the franchise
, and isn’t interested in taking on a fourth adventure without director Paul Greengrass, it is hoped he will return for this third sequel.
The actor has admitted that he would be excited for a fourth film, so that door may not yet be entirely closed and boarded up.
Gilroy’s previous directing credits include
. His history with the
franchise has been a rocky one, with the writer reportedly unhappy with how his scripts for
Now that he has full control, having scripted
himself, does he even want Matt Damon back? We’re betting the studio are pushing for their star to return. Can Gilroy convince them otherwise?