Ever since Universal's The Bourne Ultimatum became a worldwide hit, there's been a lot of talk about whether director Paul
While on the red carpet for the premiere of Clint
"There'll probably be a prequel of some kind with another actor and another director before we do another one," he said, "just because I think we're probably another five years away from doing it – we've got to get a script..."
So this makes one think Damon hasn't completely ruled out doing another movie, but barring a script for a sequel, Universal is looking into the possibility of creating a stopgap while keeping the franchise going by getting another director and actor to make a prequel to The Bourne Identity.
Universal has regularly produced prequels to their biggest hits, whether it was the "Silence of the
Being that Greengrass and Damon are reunited for Green Zone, which Universal is releasing on March 12, one can expect we'll be hearing more about this story in the weeks to come.