‘The Bourne Legacy’ Sequel Gets Summer 2015 Release Date

Jeremy Renner reprises his role as Aaron Cross in the sequel. Plus, Universal hands out a summer 2014 release date for Luc Besson's ‘Lucy’.
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‘The Bourne Legacy’ Sequel Gets Summer 2015 Release Date

The Bourne Legacy sequel gets a summer 2015 release date Universal Pictures has handed out an August 14, 2015 release date for their Untitled Jason Bourne Sequel, a follow-up to last year's The Bourne Legacy. The sequel will be going up against The Smurfs 3 in that date.

Jeremy Renner is reprising his role as Aaron Cross in the action-thriller, with Justin Lin coming on board last month to direct. Anthony Peckham is writing the script based on characters created by novelist Robert Ludlum. No story details have been released at this time, and it isn't known when production may begin.

In related news, the studio has issued an August 8, 2014 release date for Lucy, putting it up against The Hundred-Foot Journey, Into the Storm and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

Writer-director Luc Besson's film stars Scarlett Johansson as a young woman who develops into a dangerous assassin after being taken captive. Morgan Freeman and Min-sik Choi co-star in the action project, which is currently in production.

Untitled Jeremy Renner Bourne Sequel comes to theaters July 15th, 2016.

The Bourne Legacy was released August 10th, 2012.

Lucy was released July 25th, 2014.

Sources: Universal Pictures

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  • OhhmeohhMy • 2 years ago

    @EmmyttWolfe I so think that 2015 is going to be so good to. Can't wait to see this one as well. The last one was good. Not great but I liked it a lot.


    • gumperman • 2 years ago

      Without Tony Gilroy being involved, I'm very skeptical of this new film. I will probably see it, but I'm sure it won't be as a good as the other 4 since Gilroy isn't involved.


      • EmmyttWolfe • 2 years ago

        @EmmyttWolfe And I mean that in the way of I am not ready to watch so many bad movies..... like this.


        • EmmyttWolfe • 2 years ago

          2015 is going to be fun.


          • bawnian-dexeus • 2 years ago

            2015 is full of win.


            • brady1138 • 2 years ago

              Bad idea. They'd be better off waiting until 2016 since summer 2015 is so crowded , there's a good chance a Bourne movie will drown


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