Universal Pictures have released the first full-length trailer for the The Bourne Legacy. Directed by Tony Gilroy [Michael Clayton] the spin-off features a whole new hero/agent in Jeremy Renner. Set in the same universe as the first three Bourne films the character of Jason Bourne [Matt Damon] will not feature. The Bourne Legacy hits theaters this August 3rd in the US & August 17th in the UK. Edward Norton, Oscar Isaac Joan Allen, Albert Finney, Stacy Keach, Rachel Weisz & Scott Glenn all co-star. Hit the jump for the details.
Synopsis: "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 Bourne Legacy. 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.For The Bourne Legacy, Renner 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."