Ramirez has killer role in 3rd 'Bourne'


Edgar Ramirez has been targeted for a role in "The Bourne Ultimatum," Universal Pictures' latest installment of the adventures of amnesiac spy hero Jason Bourne (HR 11/10). Paul Greengrass is directing the movie, currently shooting in Europe.

Matt Damon is back as Bourne, and Joan Allen and Julia Stiles as well. David Strathairn and Paddy Considine also have joined the cast.

The story revolves around assassin Bourne uncovering mysteries of his past, which puts him in the cross-hairs of a superkiller. Ramirez is playing the killer.