The Bourne Supremacy: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Karl Urban, best known as Eomer in The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, is in negotiations to play Matt Damon's nemesis in Universal Pictures' The Bourne Supremacy, sources have confirmed.

The sequel to the hit 2002 film The Bourne Identity is expected to begin filming at year's end. British helmer Paul Greengrass is directing, with Frank Marshall, Paul L. Sandberg and Patrick Crowley producing. Tony Gilroy adapted the sequel, which is inspired by Robert Ludlum's second novel in the "Bourne" series. Gilroy also adapted the first installment.

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