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Super Bowl Trailers: Matt Damon returns as Jason Bourne

The next installment of the “Bourne” franchise will bring back Matt Damon. The popular actor will be reprising his action-role as Jason Bourne in a new movie set to release later this year. The trailer also confirmed the supporting cast that will be joining Matt Damon, one of the franchise’s more popular directors will also be coming back to the series.

Paul Greengrass, the director of The Bourne Supremacy and The Bourne Ultimatum, once again joins Damon for the next chapter of Universal Pictures’ Bourne franchise, which finds the CIA’s most lethal former operative drawn out of the shadows.

For Jason Bourne, Damon is joined by Alicia Vikander, Vincent Cassel and Tommy Lee Jones, while Julia Stiles reprises her role in the series. Frank Marshall again produces alongside Jeffrey Weiner for Captivate Entertainment, and Greengrass, Damon, Gregory Goodman and Ben Smith also produce. Based on characters created by Robert Ludlum, the film is written by Greengrass and Christopher Rouse.

The trailer was shown during the first half of this year’s Super Bowl, an exact date on the film’s release will be confirmed at a later date.